Session 20:
Population and Environment

Thursday, March 31
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Rooms 407-409
Level 4

Chair: Sara Curran, Princeton University
Discussant: Lori M. Hunter, University of Colorado at Boulder

  1. Households, Consumption, and Energy Use: Population Age Structure and Future Carbon Emissions for the United StatesMichael Dalton, California State University, Monterey Bay; Brian C. O'Neill, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Leiwen Jiang, Brown University; John Pitkin, Analysis and Forecasting, Inc.

  2. Multilevel Determinants of Indigenous Land Use in the Northern Ecuadorian Amazon: A Cross-Cultural StudyClark L. Gray, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Jason Bremner, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Richard Bilsborrow, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Flora Lu Holt, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. Population, Uncertainty, and Learning in Climate Change Decision AnalysisBrian C. O'Neill, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Warren C. Sanderson, International Institute for Applied System Analysis

  4. The “Population Factor” and Deforestation in Brazilian Amazonia: Towards a Mediating PerspectiveJohn Sydenstricker-Neto, Cornell University

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