Bernard Condon

For Bernard Condon's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Wealth gap dividing relationships

Jan 5, 2015

Wealth gap dividing relationships

When Jayson Seaver thinks about why he makes so much money while some Americans can’t catch a break, he thinks of the sacrifices he has made, the jobs he worked to pay for college, the 12-hour days he spends at the office now. And ...

As births fall, economies may falter

May 8, 2014

As births fall, economies may falter

Nancy Strumwasser, a New Jersey high school teacher, always thought she would have two children. But the layoffs that swept over the U.S. economy around the time her son was born six years ago helped change her mind. Though she and her husband, a ...