QUOTE OF THE DAY: “The current welfare state is unaffordable…”
The current welfare state is unaffordable… The [sovereign debt] crisis has made the day of reckoning closer by several years in virtually all the industrial countries."
- Uri Dadush, director of the Carnegie Endowment's International
Economics Program, quoted in the NZ Herald
You can only fake reality for so long. The welfare state model is broken.