Convergence processes in developing countries’ populations and the role of family planning commitments

FARINA, PATRIZIA; Department Of Statistics - University Of Milano Bicocca & ORTENSI, LIVIA ELISA; Department Of Statistics - University Of Milano Bicocca
We live in a world that is politically and economically influenced by demographic issues. Structural and economical characteristics and health issues play a significant role in the international political debate with often no real perception of their importance. The process of economical and demographical convergence in Developing World doesn’t follow the same path for all countries. The analysis of indicators related to the last 15-years period shows that a widespread improvement in demographic and development...