For comments and inquiries, email populyst[dot]net[at]gmail[dot]com
Copyright © 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 populyst.net. All Rights Reserved.
You may use any part of the text, provided that you link back to this site. We reserve the right to edit any article at any time after initial publication.
The author(s) may be invested long or short in any security discussed on this site.
Discussions of individual securities are not recommendations to buy, sell or trade these securities. The reader is solely responsible for any loss he may incur in such trading.
- India Update: Demonetization Five Weeks On, with Ravi Srinivasan, 15 December 2016
- On White Collar Prosecutions, with Jesse Eisinger, 28 September 2016
- How Demographics Explain the World, 14 July 2016 (an Aaron Renn podcast)
- Learning from Medellín with Alejandro Echeverri, 28 June 2016
- Talking about Brexit with Andrew Stuttaford, 17 June 2016
- Manhattan Real Estate: A Conversation with Lisa Larson, 9 Apr 2015
- The Case for Agricultural ETFs: A Conversation with Sal Gilbertie, 18 Feb 2015
Top Posts & Pages
- To Save or Ruin Twitter
- Trump Country: Where the Immigrants Aren’t
- Passive Funds Are Just Free-Riding Active Funds
- The Futility of Annual Top 10 Predictions
- Update on India’s Demonetization, with Ravi Srinivasan
- The Mainstream Media Will Rise Again
- India’s Disruptive Gamble
- Should Children Vote?
- Job Creation Under the Next President
- The US Census Digs Deeper
- On White Collar Prosecutions, with Jesse Eisinger
- New York, Two States of Mind
- The Bridge from Laissez-Faire to Socialism
- 2016 populyst Index™ First Quartile Demographic Scores
- Sweden Tops populyst Index™ Ranking
- America Without Immigration 2015-50
- So You Want a Revolution
- Talking about populyst and the populyst Index
- Learning from Medellín with Alejandro Echeverri
- Talking About Brexit with Andrew Stuttaford
Follow me on TwitterMy Tweets
Category Archives: Philippines
Changing demographics and the commodities crash have slowed down the development of poorer countries. Perhaps it all started with a turn in China’s demographics. Demand growth for commodities has declined sharply from recent years and has resulted in a crash of global prices. Copper is … Continue reading
How many Africans will have access to electricity by 2050? According to the World Bank’s latest figures, 64.6% of the population of sub-Saharan Africa lacked access to electricity in 2012, or a total of 572 million people. Across the world, 1.09 billion have no … Continue reading
It is not an exaggeration to say that world demographics are entering uncharted territory. For the first time in a very long time, perhaps the first time ever, the dependency ratios (loosely, the ratio of dependents to workers) of all … Continue reading
Several Asian countries have come up with special programs and innovative ways of encouraging people to get married and have more kids. RAJESHNI NAIDU-GHELANI writes at CNBC: For Singapore citizen Kelly Ang, 25, who married a year ago, having a … Continue reading