Thomas Malthus

Thomas Malthus

Born: February 14, 1766

Died: December 29, 1834

Nationality: English

Occupation: Economist

Biography: The Reverend Thomas Robert Malthus FRS was an English scholar, influential in political economy and demography. Malthus popularized the economic theory of rent.

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Source/Notes: Chapter I, paragraph 9, lines 1-2 - An Essay on The Principle of Population (1798 First Edition, unrevised)

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