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Monday, February 20, 2012

Population Growth Slows with Recession


“The U.S. population is growing at the slowest rate since the Great Depression after two decades of robust increases…. Although the economy has improved, the downturn’s effect on birth and immigration lingers.” (USA Today)

One downside of the downturn.

FEE Timely Classic
“Overpopulation: The Perennial Myth” by David Osterfeld