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Record #187324:

Can climate change be good for Greenland? An Arctic island's response to new development opportunities / James Mitchell.

Title: Can climate change be good for Greenland? An Arctic island's response to new development opportunities / James Mitchell.
Author(s): Mitchell, James.
Date: 2008.
Abstract: Discusses effect of climate change on inhabitants of Greenland and on economic development. Notes that Greenland has experienced temperatures rising at a more accelerated pace than global rate; also that many Greenlanders view rising temperatures as an opportunity to benefit from tourism, improved agriculture and expansion in heavy industry.
Notes:

Offprint: Sustainable Development Law and Policy. Vol. 8(3) :23-24.

In special issue, Environmental change in polar regions.

Keywords: 32 -- Politics.
33 -- Economics.
330.34 -- Economic development.
364.122/.124 -- Social change and associated problems.
502 -- Environmental issues.
504.05 -- Environmental damage.
551.58 -- Climatology.
551.583 -- Climatic changes.
J -- Social sciences.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*38) -- Greenland.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*2) : 341
SPRI record no.: 187324

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