The Challenge of a Declining Global Population – February 17, 2019

The Challenge of a Declining Global Population – February 17, 2019

The Challenge of a Declining Global Population – February 17, 2019

This week on Perspective with Alison Smith: Demographic Disruption Ahead – The Challenge of a Declining Global Population

Darrell Bricker and John Ibbitson discuss their new book “Empty Planet: The Shock of Population Decline.”

George Leeson, director of the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing at the University of Oxford, talks about how governments and societies can adapt and prepare for the large increase of the aging population in the coming years.

Nobuko Kobayashi, managing director and partner at EY-Parthenon, speaks about the declining population in Japan and what needs to be done to address this demographic crisis.