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Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Measuring Capacity in Fisheries
Food And Agriculture Organization Of The United Nations
FAO FISHERIES TECHNICAL PAPER 445
Many developing countries pursue offshore fisheries development strategies to increase protein supply, expand employment, earn foreign exchange, and militate the conflict between large- and small-scale fisheries over the inshore resource stocks. This study evaluates the economic success of Peninsular Malaysia's offshore fisheries development policy for the west coast purse seine fleet, finding it has largely succeeded on economic grounds
Kirkley, James E.; Squires, Dale; Alam, Mohammad Ferdous; and Omar, Ishak Haji, "Capacity And Offshore Fisheries Development: The Malaysian Purse Seine Fishery" (2003). VIMS Books and Book Chapters. 64.