Session 82:
Population and Environmental Change

Friday, May 1
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Cadillac A
Level 5

Chair: Dean Yang, University of Michigan
Discussant: Norbert Schady, World Bank Group
Discussant: Patrick Gerland, United Nations Population Division

  1. Mapping the Risks of Climate Change in Developing CountriesMark R. Montgomery, Population Council; Deborah L. Balk, Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY); Gordon McGranahan, International Institute for Environment and Development; S. Chandrasekhar, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research; Christopher Small, Columbia University; Valentina Mara, Columbia University; Donghwan Kim, Stony Brook University, State University of New York (SUNY)

  2. Understanding the Demographic Implications of Climate Change: A First Look at Localized Population PredictionsKatherine J. Curtis, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Annemarie Schneider, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  3. Natural Hazards and Child HealthClaus C. Pörtner, University of Washington

  4. Economic Consequences of the 2004 Tsunami for Households and Individuals in IndonesiaElizabeth Frankenberg, Duke University; Peter Katz, University of California, Los Angeles; Bondan Sikoki, SurveyMETER; Duncan Thomas, Duke University

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