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Seefeldt says 'consumption smoothing' behavior makes long-term recovery more difficult for economically vulnerable

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David Lam

Lam says fears of 'Population Bomb' unfounded in 2011

a PSC In The News reference, 2011

"Population Explosion No Problem" - WXYZ.com. 07/11/2011.

Although the world population is expected to reach 7 billion this year, David Lam says the slowing growth rate, increases in food production, and decreases in poverty over the past decades should ameliorate fears of overpopulation.

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