REMEMBERING THOMAS ROBERT MALTHUS- HIS RELEVANCE TO INDIA

THOMAS ROBERT, MALTHUS, ENGLISH ECONOMIST AND DEMOGRAPHER Malthus(Feb 1766 to Dec 1834), the English economist was one of the earliest thinkers to study population growth as it relates to general human welfare. He had identified population growth as an obstacle to human progress. He became renowned for his pessimistic predictions regarding the future of humanity. …