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A case for rapidly growing the population of America, yet by proxy and cultural/political association the arguments can extend to Australia. As the right side of politics retreats into nativism and the left largely pushes back against population-boosting investments such as new housing, Yglesias provides an argument that encouraging immigration and fertility can improve our fiscal position, increase our productivity, enhance quality of life and promote Western political systems as a bulwark against rising authoritarianism.
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One Billion Americans: The Case for Thinking Bigger
New York: Portfolio