Malthusian trap as: “A point at which the world is no longer able to meet the food requirements of the population, and starvation becomes the primary check to population growth.” In other words, population will outpace food production.
Discuss whether you believe this trap has been avoided for the next 100 years. Consider government policies (like China’s one-child policy), the use of genetically engineered crops, social patters of family size, and environmental factors.
Please answer in 200 words or more. Use your own words – please do not copy and paste from a web site. Be sure to reference your sources.