THE ECONOMY

The World Is Concerned About Low Birth Rates

And Margaret Atwood thought “The Handmaid’s Tale” was a fictional novel

Adelia Ritchie, PhD
ILLUMINATION-Curated
8 min readMay 16, 2024

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Not much room left! Photo by Louis Reed on Unsplash

For several decades now, I’ve been concerned about the increasing population of our planet. I still believe Thomas Malthus had the right idea, that, if allowed to grow unchecked, the human population would outstrip available…

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Adelia Ritchie, PhD
ILLUMINATION-Curated

Author, science lover, contributing editor at SalishMagazine.org, expat, seeking the interesting and unusual.