Latest POP Publications

IIASA's World Population Program documents the results of its research either in its own publications or in high level external media, ranging from peer-reviewed journals to commercial books. 

Mukhortova, L., Shchepashchenko, D. , Moltchanova, E., Shvidenko, A., Khabarov, N. , & See, L. (2021). Respiration of Russian soils: climatic drivers and response to climate change. Science of the Total Environment 785, e147314. 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.147314.

Oshiro, K., Fujimori, S. , Ochi, Y., & Ehara, Tomoki (2021). Enabling energy system transition toward decarbonization in Japan through energy service demand reduction. Energy 227, e120464. 10.1016/

Dianati, K., Schäfer, L., Milner, J., Gomez Sanabria, A. , Gitau, H., Hale, J., Langmaack, H., Kiesewetter, G., et al. (2021). A System Dynamics-based Scenario Analysis of Residential Solid Waste Management in Kisumu, Kenya. Science of the Total Environment 777, e146200. 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.146200.

Zhang, Z., Yu, Y., Wang, D., Kharrazi, A. , Ren, H., Zhou, W., & Ma, T. (2021). Socio-economic drivers of rising CO2 emissions at the sectoral and sub-regional levels in the Yangtze River Economic Belt. Journal of Environmental Management 290, e112617. 10.1016/j.jenvman.2021.112617.

Zhong, H., Feng, K., Sun, L., Tian, Z., Fischer, G., Cheng, L., & Munoz Castillo, R. (2021). Water-land tradeoffs to meet future demands for sugar crops in Latin America and the Caribbean: A bio-physical and socio-economic nexus perspective. Resources, Conservation and Recycling 169, e105510. 10.1016/j.resconrec.2021.105510.

Kofner, Y. & Erokhin, D. (2021). EU – EAEU Common Economic Space. In: The Routledge Handbook of EU-Russia Relations: Structures, Actors, Issues. Eds. Romanova, T. & David, M., Routledge. ISBN 9781138543676

Masiliūnas, D., Tsendbazar, N.-E., Herold, M., Lesiv, M., Buchhorn, M., & Verbesselt, J. (2021). Global land characterisation using land cover fractions at 100 m resolution. Remote Sensing of Environment 259, e112409. 10.1016/j.rse.2021.112409.

Yue, H, Worrell, E, Crijns-Graus, W, & Zhang, S. (2021). The potential of industrial electricity savings to reduce air pollution from coal-fired power generation in China. Journal of Cleaner Production 301, e126978. 10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.126978.

Böttcher, K., Paunu, V.-V., Kupiainen, K., Zhizhin, M., Matveev, A., Savolahti, M., Klimont, Z. , Väätäinen, S., et al. (2021). Black carbon emissions from flaring in Russia in the period 2012-2017. Atmospheric Environment 254, e118390. 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2021.118390.

Jost, E., Schönhart, M., Skalský, R. , Balkovič, J. , Schmid, E., & Mitter, H. (2021). Dynamic soil functions assessment employing land use and climate scenarios at regional scale. Journal of Environmental Management 287, e112318. 10.1016/j.jenvman.2021.112318.

Brauers, H., Braunger, I., & Jewell, J. (2021). Liquefied natural gas expansion plans in Germany: The risk of gas lock-in under energy transitions. Energy Research & Social Science 76, e102059. 10.1016/j.erss.2021.102059.

Komendantova, N , Neumueller, S., & Nkoana, E. (2021). Public attitudes, co-production and polycentric governance in energy policy. Energy Policy 153, e112241. 10.1016/j.enpol.2021.112241.

Landauer, M., Rasmus, S., & Forbes, B.C. (2021). What drives reindeer management in Finland towards social and ecological tipping points? Regional Environmental Change 21 (2), e32. 10.1007/s10113-021-01757-3.

Lessa Derci Augustynczik, A. & Yousefpour, R. (2021). Assessing the synergistic value of ecosystem services in European beech forests. Ecosystem Services 49, e101264. 10.1016/j.ecoser.2021.101264.

Pianta, S., Brutschin, E., van Ruijven, B. , & Bosetti, V. (2021). Faster or slower decarbonization? Policymaker and stakeholder expectations on the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on the global energy transition. Energy Research & Social Science 76, e102025. 10.1016/j.erss.2021.102025.

Poblete Cazenave, M. & Pachauri, S. (2021). A model of energy poverty and access: Estimating household electricity demand and appliance ownership. Energy Economics 98, e105266. 10.1016/j.eneco.2021.105266.

Hartmann, A., Jasechko, S., Gleeson, T., Wada, Y. , Andreo, B., Barberá, J.A., Brielmann, H., Bouchaou, L., et al. (2021). Risk of groundwater contamination widely underestimated because of fast flow into aquifers. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 118 (20), e2024492118. 10.1073/pnas.2024492118.

Chang, M., Thellufsen, J.Z., Zakeri, B. , Pickering, B., Pfenninger, S., Lund, H., & Østergaard, P.A. (2021). Trends in tools and approaches for modelling the energy transition. Applied Energy 290, e116731. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2021.116731.

Gauss, M., Bartnicki, J., Jalkanen, J.-P., Nyiri, A., Klein, H., Fagerli, H., & Klimont, Z. (2021). Airborne nitrogen deposition to the Baltic Sea: past trends, source allocation and future. Atmospheric Environment 253, e118377. 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2021.118377.

Liu, N., Zhang, Y., & Fath, B. (2021). The material metabolism characteristics and growth patterns of the central cities of China's Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region. Ecological Modelling 448, e109532. 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2021.109532.

Zakeri, B. , Cross, S., Dodds, P.E., & Castagneto Gissey, G. (2021). Policy options for enhancing economic profitability of residential solar photovoltaic with battery energy storage. Applied Energy 290, e116697. 10.1016/j.apenergy.2021.116697.

Filho, W.L., Abubakar, I.R., Nunes, C., Platje, J.J., Ozuyar, P.G., Will, M., Nagy, G.J., Al-Amin, A.Q., et al. (2021). Deep Seabed Mining: A Note on Some Potentials and Risks to the Sustainable Mineral Extraction from the Oceans. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 9 (5), e521. 10.3390/jmse9050521.

Scovronick, N., Anthoff, D., Dennig, F., Errickson, F., Ferranna, M., Peng, W., Spears, D., Wagner, F. , et al. (2021). The importance of health co-benefits under different climate policy cooperation frameworks. Environmental Research Letters 16 (5), e055027. 10.1088/1748-9326/abf2e7.

Harmsen, M., Kriegler, E., van Vuuren, D.P., van der Wijst, K.-I., Luderer, G., Cui, R., Dessens, O., Drouet, L., et al. (2021). Integrated assessment model diagnostics: key indicators and model evolution. Environmental Research Letters 16 (5), E054046. 10.1088/1748-9326/abf964.

Roura-Pascual, N., Leung, B., Rabitsch, W., Rutting, L., Vervoort, J., Bacher, S., Dullinger, S., Erb, K.-H., et al. (2021). Alternative futures for global biological invasions. Sustainability Science 10.1007/s11625-021-00963-6.

Simangan, D., Virji, H., Hendrix, C., Islam, M., Kaneko, S., Ma, Y.-S., Mechler, R. , Pangotra, P., et al. (2021). A co-designed heuristic guide for investigating the peace-sustainability nexus in the context of global change. Sustainability Science 10.1007/s11625-021-00970-7.

Xu, M., Qin, Z., & Zhang, S. (2021). Integrated assessment of cleaning air policy in China: a case study for Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region. Journal of Cleaner Production 296, e126596. 10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.126596.

Zhu, L., Ciais, P., Bastos, A., Ballantyne, A.P., Chevallier, F., Gasser, T. , Kondo, M., Pongratz, J., et al. (2021). Decadal variability in land carbon sink efficiency. Carbon Balance and Management 16 (1) 10.1186/s13021-021-00178-3.

Hochrainer-Stigler, S. (2021). Changes in fiscal risk against natural disasters due to Covid-19. Progress in Disaster Science, e100176. 10.1016/j.pdisas.2021.100176. (In Press)

Edwards, T.L., Nowicki, S., Marzeion, B., Hock, R., Goelzer, H., Seroussi, H., Jourdain, N.C., Slater, D.A., et al. (2021). Projected land ice contributions to twenty-first-century sea level rise. Nature 593 (7857), 74-82. 10.1038/s41586-021-03302-y.

Arvesen, A., Völler, S., Hung, C.R., Krey, V. , Korpås, M., & Strømman, A.H. (2021). Emissions of electric vehicle charging in future scenarios: The effects of time of charging. Journal of Industrial Ecology 10.1111/jiec.13144. (In Press)

Hofhansl, F. , Chacón-Madrigal, E., Brännström, Å., Dieckmann, U. , & Franklin, O. (2021). Mechanisms driving plant functional trait variation in a tropical forest. Ecology and Evolution 11, 3856- 3870. 10.1002/ece3.7256.

Huppmann, D. , Gidden, M., Nicholls, Z., Hörsch, J., Lamboll, R., Kishimoto, P. , & Burandt, T. (2021). Video: The pyam package An open-source Python package for analysis & visualisation of integrated assessment and macro-energy scenarios. In: Integrated Assessment Modeling Consortium (IAMC) Youtube Channel.

Jayathilake, H.M., Warren-Thomas, E., Nelson, L., Dolman, P., Bumrungsri, S., Juthong, W., Carrasco, L.R., & Edwards, D.P. (2021). Fruit trees and herbaceous plants increase functional and phylogenetic diversity of birds in smallholder rubber plantations. Biological Conservation 257, e109140. 10.1016/j.biocon.2021.109140.

Mills, G., Ching, J., Bechtel, B., Ren, C., & See, L. (2021). An introduction to the special issue. Urban Climate 37, e100801. 10.1016/j.uclim.2021.100801.

Watanabe, C., Akhtar, W., Tou, Y., & Neittaanmäki, P. (2021). Amazon's initiative transforming a non-contact society - Digital disruption leads the way to stakeholder capitalization. Technology in Society 65, e101596. 10.1016/j.techsoc.2021.101596.

Zimm, C. (2021). Improving the Understanding of Electrical Vehicle Technology and Policy Diffusion across Countries. Transport Policy 105, 54-66. 10.1016/j.tranpol.2020.12.012.

Sheil, D., Nabuurs, G.-J., & Shvidenko, A. (2021). Hopes for Russia’s new forest code. Science 372 (6541), 472-473. 10.1126/science.abi9095.

Dinar, A., Esteban, E., Calvo, E., Herrera, G., Teatini, P., Tomás, R., Li, Y., Ezquerro, P., et al. (2021). We lose ground: Global assessment of land subsidence impact extent. Science of the Total Environment, e147415. 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.147415. (In Press)

Keppo, I., Butnar, I., Bauer, N., Caspani, M., Edelenbosch, O., Emmerling, J., Fragkos, P., Guivarch, C., et al. (2021). Exploring the possibility space: taking stock of the diverse capabilities and gaps in integrated assessment models. Environmental Research Letters 16 (5), e053006. 10.1088/1748-9326/abe5d8.

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