Product variety and the demographic transition
Ricardo Andrés Guzmán and
Economics Letters, 2010, vol. 107, issue 1, 74-76
Why does the rate of population growth decline in the face of economic growth? We show that growing product variety may induce a permanent reduction in the demand for children and a continuous rise in income and consumption.
Keywords: Demographic; transition; Demand; for; children; Product; variety; Malthus (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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