Restriction of outer space benefits to a limited number of countries
Nature: Although the benefits arising from space exploration have so far been of greater significance scientifically than economically, it is expected that this will change as the technology develops. Some countries, especially the developing countries, will be unable to benefit from such resources, thus further increasing the gap between the richer and the poorer nations.
Problem Type: D: Detailed problems
Date of last update 01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET