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Recessions Result In Lower Birth Rates In The Long Run

Recessions Result In Lower Birth Rates In The Long Run

B. Rose Huber, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs While it is largely understood that birth rates plummet when unemployment rates soar, the long-term effects have never been clear. Now, new...

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2014-09-24 23:05:19

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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