Optimum Population, Welfare Economics, and Inequality
Date: 15 May 2014Includes ten leading authors from ten different disciplines. Examines the intended and unintended consequences of population and economic growth. Long term and context-driven perspectives that subverts commonplace assumptions about population impacts on growth, consumption, and development. Provides new insights which aim to inform thinking and policy on critical population, economic, social, and environmental systems
Optimum Population, Welfare Economics and Inequality
Atkinson, A.B. (2014). 'Optimum population, welfare economics, and inequality'. In I. Goldin (Ed.) "Is the Planet Full?". Oxford: Oxford University Press. Chapter 1.