Portugal Research Paper

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The country I have chosen to focus on for my research paper is Portugal. Portugal is a southern European country on the Iberian Peninsula, bordering Spain and the Atlantic Ocean. Portugal is also a nation state, meaning that the nation is vastly the same culturally and ethnically. I was attracted to this country at first because of its beautiful scenic landscape and rich cultural history, and felt that there were a lot of things to learn about the country and the Portuguese people. However, it is important for us to learn from the mistakes of Portugal, who have nearly ruined their environment due to industrial and vehicle emissions, water pollution in coastal areas, and deforestation. Portugal has also been facing macroeconomic problems for