Optimum Population, Welfare Economics, and Inequality

Date: 15 May 2014

Includes 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

Tony Atkinson

Employment, Equity and Growth

Optimum Population, Welfare Economics and Inequality

Type: paper

ISBN: 9780199677771

Atkinson, A.B. (2014). 'Optimum population, welfare economics, and inequality'. In I. Goldin (Ed.) "Is the Planet Full?". Oxford: Oxford University Press. Chapter 1.

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