THE DEMOGRAPHIC BOMB

Owen Byrne owen@permafrost.net
Thu, 18 Oct 2001 20:03:23 -0300


On Thu, Oct 18, 2001 at 04:30:07PM -0400, R. A. Hettinga wrote:
> At 1:06 PM -0700 on 10/18/01, Lisa Dusseault wrote:
> 
> 
> > Do you have proof that the causation runs the way you imply?
> 
> RTFM:
> <http://www.google.com/search?q=population+birth+demographic+transition&btnG=Google+Search>
> 
> :-).
> 
Except that it is a model, and there is no actual mention of
per-capita income. So now you need a page that relates the demographic
transition over time to increasing income over time. 


"to some extent the demographic experience of most developed nations"

not the most positive affirmation.

Owen
owen@permafrost.net