Empty structures stand in the new district of Kangbashi in Ordos, Inner Mongolia, China, on Saturday, April 30, 2011. Designed for 300,000 people, Kangbashi, the new urban center of Ordos prefecture, may have only 28,000 residents, Bank of America-Merrill Lynch said last year. Photographer: Nelson Ching/Bloomberg
A population decline will occur this century, Darrell Bricker and John Ibbitson assert in 'Empty Planet'. Bloomberg

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