Originally published in 1970, this book brings together the most significant and pertinent associations between man’s economic and social activities, and the variations in the atmospheric environment. Particular emphasis is placed on economic activities and the weather, economic analysis of weather and the benefits and costs of weather knowledge. In addition, some of the sociological, physiological, political, planning and legal aspects of atmospheric resources are discussed.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction 2. Weather Variations 3. Economic Activities 4. Sociological and Physiological Aspects 5. Economic Analysis of Weather 6. Weather Knowledge: Benefits and Costs 7. Political, Planning and Legal Aspects 8. Conclusion Indexes: Subject, Geographical, Organization, Author.