Climate Change and the Economics of the World’s Fisheries

Climate Change and the Economics of the World’s Fisheries

Examples of Small Pelagic Stocks

New Horizons in Environmental Economics series

Edited by Rögnvaldur Hannesson, Manuel Barange and Samuel F. Herrick Jr

To date, research on the economic implications of climate change on fisheries has been both limited and fragmented. The contributors to this volume remedy the lack of attention by investigating the economic consequences of pelagic fish fluctuations in the recent past in order to understand how to adapt and respond to future climate changes.

Chapter 7: Declines in Namibia’s Pilchard Catch: The Reasons and Consequences

Ussif Rashid Sumaila and Kevin Stephanus

Subjects: economics and finance, environmental economics, environment, climate change, environmental economics


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