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

Session 52:
Population and land use in developing countries

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

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

  2. Population, multi-scale processes, and land use transitions in the Ecuadorian Amazon William 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, Guatemala David L. Carr, University of California, Santa Barbara; Laurel K Suter, University of California, Santa Barbara;

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