We read an article which looked at the potential economic benefits that an aging population could cause:
Vocabulary Top 10:
plummeting - to fall or drop suddenly in amount, value, etc
untapped - available but not used
poised - ready or prepared for something
hover - to stay near a specified point or level
silver economy - the system of production, distribution and consumption of goods and services aimed at using the purchasing potential of older and ageing people and satisfying their consumption, living and health needs
healthspan - the part of a person’s life during which they are generally in good health
longevity - long life : the fact of living for many years; length of life
detrimental - causing damage or injury
stifle - to make (something) difficult or impossible; to stop (someone) from doing or expressing something
pedestrian - a person who is walking in a city, along a road, etc.
Do you think the aging population will have a positive or negative effect on economies around the world?
What could some of the opportunities be?@VictorJosé @taghried @Shiny03 @aza @Rema @Alexandra @rei @Manar