Malthusian equilibrium

From Infogalactic: the planetary knowledge core
Jump to: navigation, search

A population is in Malthusian equilibrium when all of its production is used only for subsistence. Malthusian equilibrium is a locally stable and a dynamic equilibrium.

See also


  • Pingle, Mark (Winter 2003), "Introducing Dynamic Analysis Using Malthus's Principle of Population", Journal of Economic Education, 34 (1): 3–20, doi:10.1080/00220480309595196<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>