Book notes: The great demographic reversal, by Charles Goodhart and Manoj Pradhan

An important book, predicting that powerful demographic forces will upend conventional thinking

The great demographic reversal, by Charles Goodhart and Manoj Pradhan

Charles Goodhart and Manoj Pradhan, The great demographic reversal: ageing societies, waning inequality, and an inflation revival, Palgrave Macmillan, 2020, 260 pages

This thought-provoking book is a great read, and there is no need to be an economist to enjoy it. Yet it also delves into some deep economic issues that go to the heart of central banking. The United Nations estimates the world population will rise from 7.7 billion currently to 9.7 billion by 2050 – an increase concentrated in

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