ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

Are You a Malthusian?

A Discussion of Bourgeois Equality Chapter 2 “For Malthusian and Other Reasons, Very Poor”

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We established in the previous chapter that historically, people lived on a subsistence level averaging $3 a day for most of human history.

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Ellen Clardy, PhD

Ellen Clardy, PhD

Professor of Economics at Houston Christian University since 2010 — Want help with econ basics? Search Dr. Clardy on YouTube.