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Andy Xie on the low fertility rates in East Asia and the economical impact

Andy Xie, renowned Chinese economist, shared his insights on how the rising property prices are adversely affecting the fertility rates in East Asia, and what is the subsequent impact economically. In any country, a demographic implosion is a financial catastrophe. Japan’s skyrocketing national indebtedness, for example, is driven by rising social security expenditure. At the […]