Procreation and Parenthood
Lecture no. 10 from the course: Unexpected Economics
Taught by Professor Timothy Taylor | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Economics & Finance Courses
Beginning with the work of Thomas Malthus, explore the many ways in which our child-bearing patterns have changed, including a current theory that actually sees children as a kind of luxury good, where an increase in income translates into an even higher investment in one's children.