Tag Archives: WEALTH

Income and Wealth Inequality: Crash Course Economics #17

Jacob: Welcome to Crash Course Economics, I’m Jacob Clifford… Adriene: …and I’m Adriene Hill. The world is full of inequality. There’s racial inequality, gender inequality, health, education, political inequality, and of course, economic inequality. Some people are rich, and some people are poor, and it can seem pretty impossible to fix. Jacob: Well, maybe not. …

Joel Cohen: An Introduction to Demography (Malthus Miffed: Are People the Problem?)


My name is Joel Cohen I’m Professor of Populations at the Rockefeller University and at Columbia University in New York City.   My background is partially in public health and partially in applied mathematics. WHY SHOULD YOU STUDY DEMOGRAPHY? Why should you consider taking a course in demography in college? 

You will be growing up …