Live revision! Join us for our free exam revision livestreams Watch now

Topic updates

Externalities and Development: 10 million people in Thailand suffer pollution-related illnesses

Graham Watson

8th March 2024

This BBC clip looks at the impact of air pollution on the Thai economy, noting that 10 million Thais have sought treatment for pollution-related diseases. The problem is that Thai air quality is getting worse as a result of forest fires amongst other things.

Externalities and Development: 10 million people in Thailand suffer pollution-related illnesses

Graham Watson

Graham Watson has taught Economics for over twenty years. He contributes to tutor2u, reads voraciously and is interested in all aspects of Teaching and Learning.

© 2002-2024 Tutor2u Limited. Company Reg no: 04489574. VAT reg no 816865400.