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Because the pricing of ecosystems services is so open to manipulation, the extreme left (the Malthusians and the deep ecologists) and the extreme right (those who oppose any regulation outside of common law) are tempted to develop relevant language skills.
Socialist and non-socialist politics were equally girded by their engagement with Malthusian arguments and Spencerian utopianism.
The Malthusian regime was followed by the Post-Malthusian regime, in which rising income led to rising population growth rates.
200 to 1450, the civilizations of settled Eurasia kept hitting Malthusian limits.
This Research Brief is based on WIDER Working Paper 2014/124 'Shipping around the Malthusian trap' by Michael Grimm, Claude Wetta, and Aude Nikiema.
Paarlberg acknowledges Malthusian pessimism, he focuses more on how to meet the demands of a growing population while respecting economic, ethical, and environmental limitations.
This essay proposes to reopen the question of "Malthus," and of Malthusian reckoning--or rather, to track the many ways Malthusian political economy might provide one horizon for a reckoning historicizable yet interminable and trans-specific.
However, they did reflect the awareness of the Malthusian overpopulation dilemma since, by the 1960s, the global population was increasing at the greatest amounts in human history.
The authors position themselves oftentimes as defenders of economic growth against Malthusian misconceptions.
It can be observed that there is only a comparatively small error between Malthusian Population Model's predicted outcome of population and the actual population.
According to Ayres, as Americans continue the race to invent, bring to market, and build wealth, we ignore the specter of catastrophic climate change, ecological failure, resource wars, peak oil, and Malthusian outcomes.
Unified Growth Theory by economist Oded Galor advances a theory of economic growth that accounts for the Malthusian epoch (100,000 BCE-1750), Post-Malthusian regime (1750-1870), and the Modern Growth regime (1870-present).
This fear rests on the false Malthusian idea that population grows faster than our ability to provide for ourselves.
According to this literature, the stylized fact of long-run development is the transition from the Malthusian economy to a modern industrialized economy or a Solow economy.
A whole chapter is also devoted to what Kenny describes as the end of the Malthusian trap.