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Coastal development: managing resilience, restoration and infrastructure of coastlines

This paper highlights trends in coastal behaviour and comments on the dynamics that weaken and strengthen coastlines, including infrastructure, shipping, tourism, and future development plans.

The paper makes an economic and security case for resilient coastlines, examines trade-offs between restoration and infrastructure development and recommends new models for shipping and tourism. 

The authors for this paper are: Kwasi Appeaning Addo, Andy Steven, Ca Vu Thanh, Isaac Boateng, Prof. Munsur, Priscila Lopes, Faye Saliou, Rashid Sumaila, James Kairo, Paolo Guidetti, and Louise Teh.