Technological change, population dynamics, and natural resource depletion

@article{Schfer2014TechnologicalCP,
  title={Technological change, population dynamics, and natural resource depletion},
  author={Andreas Sch{\"a}fer},
  journal={Mathematical Social Sciences},
  year={2014},
  volume={71},
  pages={122-136}
}
How does technological change affect the depletion of non-renewable natural resources? We argue that to answer this question it is necessary to account for the interaction between skill-biased technological change, population dynamics and their effects on natural resource use. Skill-biased technolgical change leads in a non-malthusian world to a decline in… CONTINUE READING