Simon, Julian (1932-1998)

by Donald J. Boudreaux on Aug 15, 2008

Simon was an American economist who wrote on the ways in which human innovation and efficiency makes population growth a net benefit for production.


The State of Humanity: Steadily Improving

by Julian L. Simon on Sep 1, 1995

Simon refutes the commonly-held view that the world is becoming a worse place to live, arguing that data paints a much more optimistic picture.