International Political Economy and Political Demography: An Interdisciplinary Exploration

  • Kyungkook KangEmail author
  • Tadeusz Kugler


The authors of this chapter seek to further our knowledge of economic growth, change and conflict. They build a general model that offers a new perspective on politics. It shows that economic development is a complex socioeconomic process involving multiple factors within a dynamic, nonlinear relationship. Their model synthesizes diverse ideas from politics, economics and demography and helps us understand problems such as income inequality and major conflict.


Physical Capital Baby Boom Economic Recovery Poverty Trap Develop Society 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceUniversity of Central FloridaOrlando, FLUSA
  2. 2.Politics and International RelationsRoger Williams UniversityBristol, RIUSA

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