Socioeconomic aspects: Human migrations, tourism and fisheries

Dafna M. Disegni, Mordechai Shechter

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In the present chapter we qualitatively survey the impacts of changes in Mediterranean Ecosystem on human wellbeing via three economic indicators: the fishery sector, tourism industry and human migration. The indicators selected cover impacts on different dimensions of human being needs: labor and welfare, living, and leisure.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Mediterranean Sea
Subtitle of host publicationIts History and Present Challenges
PublisherSpringer Netherlands
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9789400767041
ISBN (Print)940076703X, 9789400767034
StatePublished - 1 Mar 2013

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  • Climate and tourism
  • Climate migration
  • Commercial fisheries
  • Economics of climate change

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences (all)
  • Environmental Science (all)


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