Articles in Nature & Science

Andrijevic, M., Crespo Cuaresma, J., Muttarak, R. , & Schleussner, C.-F. (2020). Governance in socioeconomic pathways and its role for future adaptive capacity. Nature Sustainability 3, 35-41. 10.1038/s41893-019-0405-0.

Hoffmann, R., Dimitrova, A., Muttarak, R. , Crespo Cuaresma, J., & Peisker, J. (2020). A meta-analysis of country-level studies on environmental change and migration. Nature Climate Change 10.1038/s41558-020-0898-6. (In Press)

O’Neill, B.C., Jiang, L., KC, S., Fuchs, R., Pachauri, S. , Laidllaw, E., Zhang, T., Zhou, W., et al. (2020). The effect of education on determinants of climate change risks. Nature Sustainability 10.1038/s41893-020-0512-y.

Messerli, P., Kim, E.M., Lutz, W., Moatti, J.-P., Richardson, K., Saidam, M., Smith, D., Eloundou-Enyegue, P., et al. (2019). Expansion of sustainability science needed for the SDGs. Nature Sustainability 10.1038/s41893-019-0394-z.

Abel, G. & Cohen, J. (2019). Bilateral international migration flow estimates for 200 countries. Scientific Data 6 (1) 10.1038/s41597-019-0089-3.

Puma, M., Chon, S.Y., Kakinuma, K., Kummu, M., Muttarak, R. , Seager, R., & Wada, Y. (2018). A developing food crisis and potential refugee movements. Nature Sustainability 1 (8), 380-382. 10.1038/s41893-018-0123-z.

Lutz, W. & Muttarak, R. (2017). Forecasting societies’ adaptive capacities through demographic metabolism model. Nature Climate Change 7 (3), 177-184. 10.1038/NCLIMATE3222.

Lutz, W., Muttarak, R. , & Striessnig, E. (2014). Universal education is key to enhanced climate adaptation. Science 346 (6213), 1061-1062. 10.1126/science.1257975.

Lutz, W., Butz, W.P., K.C., S., Sanderson, W.C., & Scherbov, S. (2014). Population growth: Peak probability. Science 346 (6209), p. 561. 10.1126/science.346.6209.561-a.

Lutz, W., Butz, W.P., Castro, M., Dasgupta, P., Demeny, P.G., Ehrlich, I., Giorguli, S., Habte, D., et al. (2012). Demography's role in sustainable development. Science 335 (6071) 10.1126/science.335.6071.918-a.

Lutz, W. & K.C., S. (2011). Global human capital: Integrating education and population. Science 333 (6042), 587-592. 10.1126/science.1206964.

Sanderson, W.C. & Scherbov, S. (2010). Remeasuring aging. Science 329 (5997), 1287-1288. 10.1126/science.1193647.

Lutz, W., Crespo Cuaresma, J., & Sanderson, W.C. (2008). The demography of educational attainment and economic growth. Science 319 (5866), 1047-1048. 10.1126/science.1151753.

Lutz, W., Sanderson, W.C., & Scherbov, S. (2008). The coming acceleration of global population ageing. Nature 451 (7179), 716-719. 10.1038/nature06516.

Lutz, W., Kritzinger, S., & Skirbekk, V. (2006). The demography of growing European identity. Science 314 (5798), p. 425. 10.1126/science.1128313.

Sanderson, W.C. & Scherbov, S. (2005). Average remaining lifetimes can increase as human populations age. Nature 435 (7043), 811-813. 10.1038/nature03593.

Lutz, W., O'Neill, B., & Scherbov, S. (2003). Europe's population at a turning point. Science 299 (5615), 1991-1992. 10.1126/science.1080316.

Lutz, W. & Shah, M.M. (2002). Population should be on the Johannesburg Agenda. Nature 418 (6893) 10.1038/418017a.

O'Neill, B.C. & Oppenheimer, M. (2002). Dangerous climate impacts and the Kyoto Protocol. Science 296 (5575), 1971-1972. 10.1126/science.1071238.

Lutz, W., Sanderson, W.C., & Scherbov, S. (2001). The end of world population growth. Nature 412 (6846), 543-545. 10.1038/35087589.

Lutz, W., Sanderson, W.C., & Scherbov, S. (1997). Doubling of world population unlikely. Nature 387 (6635), 803-805.

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