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If anything declining populations are going to be the problem.

If your economy isn't built on a ponzi scheme, declining population should improve the lot for everyone.

Why? Are you figuring economies are natural resource per capita driven?


No, I think that financing an ever growing welfare and wealth distribution burden will eventually collapse under its own weight of taxes on the ever diminishing number of taxpayers. While the population is growing, the number of taxpayers seems to be decreasing; thus my reference to the ponzi scheme.
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