Insight Episode #35: Jessica Gephart on seafood trade discrepancies

This insight episode comes from full episode 052, Michael and Stefan’s conversation with Jessica Gephart. 

Jessica is an Assistant Professor of Environmental Science at American University. Her research focuses on feedbacks between globalized food systems and the environment. 

In this episode, Jessica talks with Michael and Stefan about how the different ways that seafood catch and commodities are reported leads to discrepancies in trade data numbers, and the complexity of untangling the different trade pathways to get a clearer picture of global seafood trade. 

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