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World Population Growth

David A. Smith and Lawrence C. Moore

This module provides a mathematical model for the study of world population growth. It compares the  "natural" and "coalition" differential equation models as possible descriptions of the growth pattern.

Notes for the Instructor

About this Module and its Authors

Choice of Computer Algebra System

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Ver. 6
or higher

Ver. 3.0
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Ver. 5.1
or higher


Copyright 1998-2000, CCP and the authors

Published December, 2001

David A. Smith and Lawrence C. Moore, "World Population Growth," Convergence (December 2004)