Green Conversations: Paul Ehrlich
March 18, 2009 – "The Population Bomb: Where We Stand Now"
Paul Ehrlich, Professor of Population Studies, Stanford University
Paul Ralph Ehrlich (born May 29, 1932) is an American biologist and educator who is the Bing Professor of Population Studies in the department of Biological Sciences at Stanford University and president of Stanford's Center for Conservation Biology. By training he is an entomologist and an ecologist and demographer. Ehrlich is best known for his dire warnings about population growth and limited resources. Ehrlich became well-known after publication of his 1968 book The Population Bomb.