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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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    European waters

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  • Carpenter, G.
  • Kleinjans, R.

Abstract
    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.

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