February 6, 2013
India vs. China vs. Egypt
Thomas Friedman, New York Times
Of these three, the one that will thrive the most in the 21st century will be the one that is most successful at converting its youth bulge into a demographic dividend that keeps paying off every decade, as opposed to a "demographic bomb" that keeps going off every decade. That will be the society that provides more of its youth with the education, jobs and voice they seek to realize their full potential.
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