Going Solo: Are Single-Parent Households the New European Norm?

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2 responses to “Going Solo: Are Single-Parent Households the New European Norm?

  1. This needs to happen so that we go beyond relying on institutions. What do we need marriage for? It’s a question that each generation and person has the right to ask themselves and then we must accept what they choose.

    • I fully agree that each generation does have the right to choose and must do so, but at the same time, different choices have different consequences. One reason why Asia keeps pounding Europe in the OECD Pisa statistics may be the relatively strong family structure: knowledge is passed down intergenerationally as well as horizontally. Reinventing the wheel may entail substantial economic risk.

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