Swedish experts on Arctic issues – a list

8 May, 2013

14-15 May 2013 the Swedish chairmanship of the Arctic Council ends with a ministerial meeting in Kiruna in Arctic Sweden. The Mistra Arctic Futures in a Global Context programme consists of many experts from the social science and humanities and together they cover all current Arctic issues within their fields. Do you have questions on … Read more

New folder: The Art of Shaping an Arctic Future

22 April, 2013

Humanity faces massive change. Within a few generations, the earth’s climate will have grown significantly warmer, and the economic, political and military maps may be radically redrawn. The consequences are expected to be transformative, especially in one of the world’s most sensitive regions – the Arctic. For just over two years, five teams working under … Read more

Hibernating Economic Decline? Chapter in “Tourism and Crisis”

9 April, 2013

Tourism and Crisis is a new title in the series Routledge Critical Studies in Tourism, Business and Management, published in February 2013 and edited by Gustav Visser and Sanette Ferreira. Dieter Müller, Umeå university and the Mistra Arctic Futures project From Resource Hinterland to Global Pleasure Periphery? is among the writers, contributing with the chapter … Read more