Selfish Reasons to Have More Kids

Why Being a Great Parent Is Less Work and More Fun Than You Think

by Bryan Caplan

Hardcover, 228 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $24.99 | purchase

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Selfish Reasons to Have More Kids
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Why Being a Great Parent Is Less Work and More Fun Than You Think
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Bryan Caplan

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Argues that upbringing is much less important for development than genetics is and encourages parents to find ways to enjoy raising than children, rather than making the task a chore.

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The long-term effects of parenting aren't proven, says author Bryan Caplan, seen here with his family. Emily Korff/Veralana Photography hide caption

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