Shrinking cities have stronger economies at Pacific Standard magazine.
Theme: Ironic demography.
Subject Article: "Low birth rates can actually pay off in the U.S. and other countries."
Postscript: Most people are well aware of the legacy costs stemming from an aging population. Less discussed are the costs of a young and growing population. That a growing population is better than demographic decline is just assumed. Once again, folk wisdom drives policy instead of analysis.