Appendix
Workshop Agenda

Thursday, December 5

9:00–9:15 a.m.

Welcome and rationale

 

Carole L. Jolly, Committee on Population

Barbara Boyle Torrey, Committee on Population and Population Reference Bureau

9:15–10:15

Historical Overview of Land Use Change

 

M. Gordon Wolman, Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

10:15–11:15

Measurement of Land Use Change

 

Isaak S. Zonneveld, International Institute of Aerospace Survey and Earth Sciences, The Netherlands

11:15–11:45

Break

11:45–12:45 p.m.

Current Approaches to the Study of Population Change and Land Use: Correlations and the Research Efforts of Other Organizations

 

Billie L. Turner II, George Perkins Marsh Institute, Graduate School of Geography, Clark University



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Population and Land Use in Developing Countries: Report of a Workshop Appendix Workshop Agenda Thursday, December 5 9:00–9:15 a.m. Welcome and rationale   Carole L. Jolly, Committee on Population Barbara Boyle Torrey, Committee on Population and Population Reference Bureau 9:15–10:15 Historical Overview of Land Use Change   M. Gordon Wolman, Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University 10:15–11:15 Measurement of Land Use Change   Isaak S. Zonneveld, International Institute of Aerospace Survey and Earth Sciences, The Netherlands 11:15–11:45 Break 11:45–12:45 p.m. Current Approaches to the Study of Population Change and Land Use: Correlations and the Research Efforts of Other Organizations   Billie L. Turner II, George Perkins Marsh Institute, Graduate School of Geography, Clark University

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Population and Land Use in Developing Countries: Report of a Workshop 12:45–1:45 Lunch 1:45–2:45 Population Growth and Technological Change in Agriculture   Hans Binswanger, Agriculture Operations, Latin America and the Caribbean, The World Bank 2:45–3:45 Using Cross-National Data to Understand Population,   Land Use, and the Environment Richard E. Bilsborrow, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 3:45–4:15 Break 4:15–5:15 Discussant   Steward T.A. Pickett, Institute of Ecosystem Studies, The New York Botanical Garden Friday, December 6 Case Studies 8:30–10:00 a.m. Africa   Uma Lele, Food and Resource Economics Department, University of Florida   Nigeria   Michael Mortimore, University of Cambridge 10:00–10:30 Break 10:30–12:45 p.m. India—Analytical Strategies for Studying Population Change and Land Use   Robert E. Evenson, Department of Economics, Yale University   Mauritius   Wolfgang Lutz, Population Program, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Austria

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Population and Land Use in Developing Countries: Report of a Workshop   Thailand   Theodore Panayotou, Harvard Institute for International Development and Department of Economics, Harvard University (Advisor to the Natural Resources and Environment Division of the Thailand Development Research Institute) 12:45–1:45 Lunch 1:45–2:30 Honduras   Billie R. DeWalt, Department of Anthropology, University of Kentucky* 2:30–3:30 Population Growth, Environmental Change, and Institutional Innovation   Vernon W. Ruttan, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Minnesota 3:30–4:00 Break 4:00–5:00 Wrap-up and discussion   Samuel H. Preston, Committee on Population and Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania *   Now, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs and the Center for Latin American Studies, University of Pittsburgh