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On Welfare and Population Control in the Second-Best World

Nigel R Crook In most cases it is doubtful that the economist can indicate from the viewpoint of social efficiency that population limitation was or was not worthwhile for a particular country. But given a complex set of national objectives the picture would become, paradoxically, clearer.

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