Food for Thought: Declines in birth rates

1. Declines in birth rates in select countries:
Source: @WSJ   Read full article  
2. Views on the COVID situation in the US:
Source: Gallup   Read full article  
3. The new COVID variant:
Source: Pantheon Macroeconomics  
4. Iran’s missile tests:
Source: TS Lombard  
5. Global food prices:
Source: @jessefelder, @financialtimes   Read full article  
6. Epidemics and unrest:
Source: IMF   Read full article  
7. The Kremlin’s spending on geopolitics:
Source: @adam_tooze, @VictorPPetrov   Read full article  
8. Changes in state tax revenues:
Source: The New York Times   Read full article  
9. Apprenticeships gaining popularity in the US:
Source: @chartrdaily  
10. Word for “emperor” in various European languages and dialects:
Source: reddit