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Global issues population and resources




Factors affecting the supply and demand of resources

Physical

Distribution: point resources, which are specifically located, are likely to
be used in the location they are found in rather than in wider areas as they
can be hard to extract. Diffuse resources, which are more…

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Global issues population and resources




War/conflict: wars disrupt the production of resources as
infrastructure is damaged, transport and trade routes become unsafe
and money is used more on the military than on industry.
Legislation: protection of areas of land to preserve natural areas that is
vulnerable to change. This could…

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