Welcome to the blog for Population Geography: Tools and Issues (Rowman & Littlefield, 2017)! This blog will highlight themes related to the book, and will provide readers with current news and views on population related issues. Read on by checking out the Blog link!
A recent op-ed article that appeared in Canada’s Globe and Mail newspaper (Yakabuski, 2017) paints the link between economic performance and population structure in the province of Quebec. Despite a booming economy, Yakabuski notes “fixing Quebec’s budget was the easy part. Fixing its demographics will be much harder.” That is, Quebec’s population structure, and specifically … More Quebec’s Economic and Demographic Paradox