Accession Number : AD0707947

Title :   THE RATIONALE FOR A POLICY ON POPULATION DISTRIBUTION,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Morrison,Peter A.

Report Date : JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : The document is concerned with several questions: Should the matter of how a population arranges itself in space be an issue of broad public concern. Would policies intrude unavoidably on individuals' freedom to move or reside where they choose. What aspects of population distribution are appropriate targets of policy and What instrumental options can be identified. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*POPULATION, STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS), (*UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, CONTROL SYSTEMS), ECONOMICS, SOCIOMETRICS, PROBLEM SOLVING, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, GROWTH(PHYSIOLOGY), URBAN AREAS, MOBILITY, AGING(PHYSIOLOGY), STATISTICAL DATA

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE