Human Activities Driving the Carbon Cycle

The future of fossil fuel consumption

9:45 am

Economic issues—Howard Gruenspecht, Resources for the Future

10:00 am

Behavioral issues—Chris Payne, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, and Loren Lutzenhiser, Washington State University

10:15 am

Commentary—Thomas Wilbanks, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

10:30 am


The carbon implications of future land cover/land use transformations

11:15 am

A carbon cycle modeling perspective—Ruth DeFries, University of Maryland

11:30 am

A human dimensions perspective—Emilio Moran, Indiana University

11:45 am

Commentary—Mark Rosenzweig, University of Pennsylvania



12:30 pm


Modeling Human Interactions with the Carbon Cycle

What carbon cycle modelers need from human dimensions research

1:00 pm

A view from a carbon cycle modeler—Jorge Sarmiento, Princeton University

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