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Procreation and Parenthood

Lecture no. 10 from the course: Unexpected Economics

Procreation and Parenthood

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.

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