Globalization made economic production more vulnerable to climate change

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/06/160610173510.htm

The susceptibility of the global economic network to workers’ heat-stress has doubled in the last decade, a new study finds. The analysis shows for the first time how enhanced connectivity of the global network of supply can amplify production losses, as these losses can be spread more easily across countries.

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