|Landing the blame: Overfishing in EU waters 2001–2015|
Carpenter, G.; Kleinjans, R. (2015). Landing the blame: Overfishing in EU waters 2001–2015. New Economics Foundation: London. ISBN 978-1-908506-89-4. 25 pp.
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- Carpenter, G.
- Kleinjans, R.
Every year, the EU is provided with clear scientific advice on safe fishing levels, designed to encourage sustainable fishing. Despite this, European ministers set quotas far above what scientists recommend – leading to overfishing and lost economic potential. By analysing these decisions, we can determine which Member States are responsible for overfishing in EU waters.