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Analytical Approaches to the Relationship of Population Growth and Development

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Birdsall, N. (1977). Analytical Approaches to the Relationship of Population Growth and Development. Population and Development Review, 3(1/2), 63-102.

Over the past two decades, four principal analytical approaches to population growth/economic development relationships have emerged: research on macro- and micro-consequences of fertility for development. This article describes the major lines of research in these areas, with special attention to their implications for policy design