The Human Action Podcast

The Economics of American Gerontocracy

Human Action Podcast
Jeff Deist Robert P. Murphy

With Yale economics professor Yusuke Narita suggesting mass suicide—seppuku—as the answer to Japan’s rapidly aging demographics, Jeff and Bob take a hard look at the economics and humanity of greying America.

Richard Hanania, “Gerontocracy Versus Western Civilization”:

Bob on opting out of Social Security: