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Malthus' basic prediction of human starvation and misery was based on the maximum possible agricultural output increasing at an arithmetical progression while population increased at a geometric progression.
Malthus actually predicted that this will lead to either starvation or "vice", a category that included contraception. So, rather than being wrong, he has long been proved right.
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Fri Nov 7th, 2014 at 04:17:47 AM EST
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Malthus: Most unfairly remembered economist
by IM on Fri Nov 7th, 2014 at 05:35:46 AM EST
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