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Baby Boom

Misguided Millennial Analysis

July 17, 2012

The Daily Beast has posted an article appearing in Newsweek that calls the Millennial generation “Generation Screwed,” going on for three pages about how the Millennial’s future prospects are pretty terrible:  sparse jobs, lots of college debt, little home ownership, delayed marriage, few children, tendency towards redistributionism, etc.  While I can’t argue with the realities [...]

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The Boomer’s Crushing Last Hurrah

January 12, 2011

It’s simple mathematics:  the demographic Baby Boom began in 1946 and lasted until about 1964.  Because of their size, this generation has affected each phase of life they’ve moved through in massive ways. They’re about to do it again:  if you add 65 to 1946 you get 2011.  As of January 1 of this year, [...]

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