December 10, 2015

Baby Boomers Have Witnessed Incredible Progress

By Chelsea German
The Baby Boomers, the generation born between 1946 and 1964, have seen many truly incredible improvements over the course of their lifetimes so far. From falling cancer death rates and rising life expectancy to growing per capita GDP even as workers are working fewer hours on average, the so-called "Me generation" has been a lucky bunch. They've also saddled future generations with a debt of over $18 trillion. HumanProgess.org's editor, Marian Tupy, provides a detailed analysis of the Boomers' good fortune and the mess they left behind in CapX today. Click here to read it. label