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Population, when unchecked, goes on doubling itself every 25 years or increases in a geometrical ratio.

 
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Thomas Malthus
Thomas Malthus
  • Born: February 13, 1766
  • Died: December 23, 1834
  • Nationality: British
  • Profession: Economist

Thomas Robert Malthus FRS was an English cleric and scholar, influential in the fields of political economy and demography. Malthus himself used only his middle name, Robert.