E162-Greenrevolution

E162-Greenrevolution - I=fcn(PAT Population Accuracy Technology(lastclass9/16)powerpointonline

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Population and the Green Revolution 9/21/09 I=fcn (PAT)      Population Accuracy Technology (last class 9/16) power point online Can population trends be manipulated. . Address unmet needs for contraception Decrease demand for large families Give women an alternative mechanism for obtaining social status outside of having  large families. How by allowing women to be educated and hold roles in the workplace Improve health care so that “extra” children aren’t perceived as necessary Shift national economies away from extractive, labor-intensive industries that prioritize  large work forces and toward service and information-age industries that prioritize  education and quality of the workforce Slow population momentum  Remember India… bottom of pyramid had huge population, Keep total fertility < replacement lever (2.1)*** for multiple generations until the bulge  evens out Raise the average age of childbearing Increase the length of time between children born in a family Is it ethical to try to minipulate those trends… mostly not eithical Taking away a little bit of choice  ok>> Why should we care about population
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