Scientific organizationFaculty of Geography, M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University
Scientific disciplineEarth Sciences, Ecology & Environmental Management
The on-going development of the Arctic Region requires understanding of the possible limitations for the economic activity due to the specific of the Arctic environment. The absence of the experience often results in the unnecessary costs in maintaining the adaptation and mitigation measures in the region. Many threads to economic success are related to the Arctic-specific natural hazards. Analysis of their consequences has practical use in planning of the industrial development.
KeywordsArctic, Natural hazards, economic development