National Geographic : 1988 Dec
Life is comfortable for Ndndor Budai and his family in a Buda pest suburb, where he and his wife, Ilona, relax with their chil dren in front of theirfour-room house. In their basement the Budais earnabout $5,000 a year making machine partsfor a state cooperative. Like much of Europe, Hunga ry's birthratehas declined to zero growth. The government is con cerned and hopes to reverse the trend. But risingexpectations bode increasedresource consumption.