# A report on An Essay on the Principle of Population and Malthusian growth model

The model is named after Thomas Robert Malthus, who wrote An Essay on the Principle of Population (1798), one of the earliest and most influential books on population.

- Malthusian growth modelThe exponential nature of population growth is today known as the Malthusian growth model.

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## Logistic function

0 linksSometimes simply called the sigmoid. It is also sometimes called the expit, being the inverse of the logit.

Sometimes simply called the sigmoid. It is also sometimes called the expit, being the inverse of the logit.

The Verhulst equation was published after Verhulst had read Thomas Malthus' An Essay on the Principle of Population, which describes the Malthusian growth model of simple (unconstrained) exponential growth.