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Thomas Malthus
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Born: February 14, 1766

Died: December 29, 1834 (aged 68)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Economist

Bio: 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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We sacrifice to dress, till household joys And comforts cease. Dress drains our cellar dry, And keeps our larder clean; puts out our fires, And introduces hunger, frost and woe, Where peace and hospitality might reign. Dress changes the manners.
Voltaire

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