Session 52:
Population and land use in developing countries

Friday, September 3
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Elise Richter Saal

Chair: Wolfgang Lutz, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)

  1. Poverty dynamics, ecological endownments and land use among smallholders in the Brazilian AmazonGilvan R. Guedes, Brown University; Mariângela Antigo, Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional (CEDEPLAR), UFMG; Ana Machado, Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional (CEDEPLAR), UFMG; Eduardo S. Brondizio, Indiana University; Leah K. VanWey, Brown University

  2. Population, multi-scale processes, and land use transitions in the Ecuadorian AmazonWilliam Pan, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; David L. Carr, University of California, Santa Barbara

  3. Land parcel fragmentation in the agricultural frontier: Sierra del Lacandón National Park, GuatemalaLaurel K Suter, University of California, Santa Barbara; David L. Carr, University of California, Santa Barbara

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