, Volume 69, Number 4

Charles Emmerson, Senior Research Fellow, Energy, Environment and Resources Programme, Chatham House
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Charles Emmerson is a Senior Research Fellow at Chatham House Energy, Environment and Resources Programme, and author of ‘The Future History of the Arctic’ (Vintage 2011)

The shift of the Arctic from the half-forgotten periphery of world affairs to a focus of global interest is irreversible

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