Questions we may ask ourselves as we age might include: who’s going to care for us? How will we afford that care? Will we become a burden for our loved ones? Should we spare them and explore retirement home options? None of these questions are easy. They’re especially difficult in societies where people tend to feel more alienated. But in some cultures, where family ties are … [Read more...] about Costa Rica’s Deeply Familial Care System at the Onset of Increased Global Aging
Julián López es un estudiante de Política Internacional y Economía con enfoque en portugués en Middlebury College. Fue pasante en la División de Protección Social y Salud del BID en el verano de 2018.