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The environmental impact of ports: an Australian case study

Tull, M. (2006) The environmental impact of ports: an Australian case study. In: XIV International Economic History Congress, 21 - 25 August, Helsinki, Finland



The aim of this paper is to undertake a case study of the Port of Fremantle as a first step in assessing the long run impact of Australian ports on the environment. The paper begins by considering the general relationship between ports and the environment; second, it briefly outlines the history of the Port of Fremantle; third, it considers the environmental impact of the port; and, finally, some preliminary conclusions are presented.

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