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Academic Journal of Environment & Earth Science, 2022, 4(4); doi: 10.25236/AJEE.2022.040407.

Go Prospecting for Gold on Asteroids


Han Xu1, Yanshu Sun2, Ruisi Zhang1, Luyao Xie1, Xu Han1, Minzhuo Zhang1

Corresponding Author:
Han Xu

1School of Economics, Qufu Normal University, Rizhao, Shandong, China

2School of Management, Qufu Normal University, Rizhao, Shandong, China


Gold rush has increasingly been flourishing with Asteroid mining in the scope, but space congestion and resources restriction could not be neglected as well. In this paper proposes a global equity model to assess the effects of resource allocation with sustainability in the scope. Our model has capabilities to deal with issues of space-based resources exploration and social development modality. We define the concept and construct a self-adaptive system which integrates social, economic, technological, ecological and cultural variables related to five aspects to measure global equity.


Global equity model; Cluster analysis; Hierarchical analysis method; Asteroid mining

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Han Xu, Yanshu Sun, Ruisi Zhang, Luyao Xie, Xu Han, Minzhuo Zhang. Go Prospecting for Gold on Asteroids. Academic Journal of Environment & Earth Science (2022) Vol. 4 Issue 4: 48-52. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJEE.2022.040407.


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