Mershon Center for International Security Studies. Research Projects. Ideas, Identities and Decisional Processes that Affect Security
Global demographic change since 1950 has been the most rapid in
human history. Fertility rates in the most populous regions of Asia,
Africa and Latin America have fallen to half and mortality rates have
fallen to a quarter of their post-World War II levels. In this project, Casterline is
undertaking a comprehensive study of the relationship between
political factors and demographic dynamics across all major countries
in Asia, Africa, and Latin America from 1950 to 2000.
Research project funded in academic year 2008-09 The University Archives has determined that this item is of continuing value to OSU's history.