TITLE

Rates of Population Growth and Standards of Living

AUTHOR(S)
Meade, J.E.
PUB. DATE
September 1967
SOURCE
Monthly Labor Review;Sep67, Vol. 90 Issue 9, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the effects of a rapid rate of increase of population on the standard of living. Problems of density; Problems of rate of increase; Ratio of dependents to workers; Changes in industrial structure; Effects on international trade.
ACCESSION #
5999750

 

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