Economists: Coronavirus Could Result in 'Baby Bust'


NEWSMAX: Economists from the Brookings Institute are forecasting that the coronavirus pandemic will result in a “baby bust,” or a drop in pregnancy and birth rates, Business Insider reports.

According to a Brookings report, Melissa Kearney and Phillip Levine predict the pandemic may cause the number of births that take place next year to drop between 300,000 and 500,000.

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