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Population and Development

The Search for Selective Interventions (RFF Press)

by Ronald G. Ridker

  • 192 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by RFF Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International - General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Business & Economics / Economic Development,
  • Sociology,
  • Fertility Human,
  • Population policy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages488
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7869431M
    ISBN 100801818842
    ISBN 109780801818844

    The new edition of Population and Development offers an up-to-date perspective on one of the critical issues at the heart of the problems of development for all countries, and especially those that seek to implement major economic and social change: the reflexive relationships between a country's population and its development. How does population size, distribution, age structure and skill base affect development patterns and prospects? How has global development been affected by regional population change? Retaining the structure of the well-received first edition, the book has been substantially revised and updated.

    This is the largest absolute level of population growth ever recorded. According to the most recent population projections of the United Nations, the world population will probably double again before stabilising at a stationary level. Ninety percent of the present and future population growth is accounted for by developing countries. May 10,  · Population and Development: More on Malthus By Chris Smaje, originally published by Small Farm And much of her book demonstrates the point with various examples of the way that in non-industrial farming systems additional labour inputs into such things as irrigation, tillage and fertility management results in higher yields per unit area.

    This book, brought together for the Commission on Population Geography of the International Geographical Union, will be of value to all concerned with the economic, social and political development of Cited by: As noted above, such a decline would produce at every subsequent point slower population growth, smaller population size, lower population density, and an older age structure. Working through these direct demographic effects, a reduced level of fertility is also likely to produce several other changes.


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Read the journal's full aims and scope. The lecture notes on population and Development Provide information on demographic concepts, current trends of population growth, patterns and In the absence of relevant text and reference books that are specifically prepared for undergraduate students of health sciences, the lecture notes help to maintain standard of course contents among.

Nov 19,  · The books succinct but erudite structure means it can be used either as a course text book, or as a basic reference on a range of current issues and likely concerns at the interface between Geography, Development Studies and Population erum-c.com by: Population and Development Review seeks to advance knowledge of the relationships between population and social, economic, and environmental change and provides a forum for discussion of related issues of public policy.

Aug 27,  · Many people know that development shapes population trends—for example, rising incomes usually lead to falling birthrates. But the reverse is also true: population trends can impede or hasten development.

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On this page you find summaries, notes, study guides and many more for the study book Population and Development. In this book, a model of long-term interrelationships between income distribution, population growth and economic development is developed and estimated from data for 54 countries.

The results indicate that a reduction of income inequality leads to lower fertility and mortality, Brand: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.

Comprehensive summary and lecture notes of population and development; The summary includes the assigned chapters and all lectures (excluding the conference); Keep in mind that only reading this document is not sufficient enough to prepare for the (midterm/final) exam. Population and Development addresses important issues at the heart of the problems of developing countries.

How these countries address the common difficulties of population growth, including mortality and fertility decline, population redistribution including internal migration and urbanization, and also international migration, for both source countries and for destination countries.

Population and Development: Challenges and Opportunities is a component of Encyclopedia of Human Resources Policy, Development and Management in the global Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), which is an integrated compendium of twenty one Encyclopedias.

3 Two con⁄icting views on population and development 4 From stagnation to growth (Harvard Kennedy School) Hillel Rapoport PEDSpring 25 / From stagnation to growth As we have seen in the previous chapter, for millennia population growth remained low.

'Since the publication of the first edition inBill Gould's Population and Development has been the core text for my final-year undergraduate course with the same title. The population of the developing world will grow this decade by more than 80 million a year - more than ever before.

Although growth rates are dropping, this surge will not abate for the next two or three decades, and will make it difficult for poor countries to provide social services, create jobs, and achieve sustainable economic growth.As a University-wide initiative, the Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies brings together scientists from all corners of the Harvard campus—and beyond—to make exciting advances in population research.

With seven and a half billion people living on the planet and a projected nine and a half billion byour focus is on examining the most nuanced trends and important.‎This book takes the reader into some of the most intransigent social, economic, and political issues that impact achieving sustainable development in Asia and the Pacific.

Through meticulous analysis of the integrated relationships between population, development, and the environment, the chapters i.