1.5 Malthus Model Double M'M for the win

external image PSM_V74_D416_Thomas_Robert_Malthus.png Thomas Robert Malthus and his theory

  • Malthus was born on february 14th 1766 and died on December 29 1834
  • He was an english scolar
  • Malthus popularized the economic theory of rent

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Malthus' theory explains the dangers of over population aying that if human population was allowed to increase in an uncotrollable way then the number of people would increase in a faster rate than the food supply, so eventually population would reach a point in which food sources could not support it and any further increase would lead to a population a crash caused by natural phenomena like famine or disease.