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Birth Rate Economy

We're Still Too Poor To Have Kids

AP | MIKE STOBBE | Posted 10.03.2012 | Money

NEW YORK -- U.S. births fell for the fourth year in a row, the government reported Wednesday, with experts calling it more proof that the weak economy...

We Just Can't Afford To Reproduce

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 07.27.2012 | Money

It's one of those economic recoveries where we just can't afford to reproduce. The average number of births per woman in the U.S. is likely to plu...

Birth Rate Falling As A Result Of The Recession

nytimes.com | SAM ROBERTS | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

For the first time since the decade began, Americans are having fewer babies, and some experts are blaming the economy. "It's the recession," said ...