Global Population Growth
Lecture no. 27 from the course: America and the New Global Economy
Taught by Professor Timothy Taylor | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Economics & Finance Courses
Fears of overpopulation have been with us since the 18th-century arguments of economist Thomas Malthus. Look closely at current and future patterns in world population growth, along with their consequences on social habits, food shortages, resource exhaustion, and pollution.