Thursday, December 9 / 20:00 - 21:30 UTC

Session 173
Population Shifts and Environmental Change: Past Trends, Current Conditions and Future Scenarios

Chair: Susana Beatriz Adamo, CIESIN-Columbia University

1. Global Warming and the Demographic FutureTim Dyson, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

2. Household Demographics Mediating Livelihoods, Deforestation and Land Use in the AmazonAlisson F. Barbieri, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG).

3. The life cycle of indigenous Amazonian households, livelihoods, and environmental impacts: changes over 20 years and future perspectives in EcuadorRosa Victoria Salinas, Universidad San Francisco de Quito; Richard Bilsborrow, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

4. Urbanization trajectories and population exposure to sea elevation climate risk in MexicoHéctor Leon Rojas, El Colegio de Mexico; Landy Sanchez, El Colegio de México.

5. Demographic Change Under Climate Change: Projecting the Future Health(Care) Burden From Heat Waves in the Metropolitan Area of Vienna, AustriaErich Striessnig, University of Vienna; Roman Hoffmann, Vienna Institute of Demography, Austrian Academy of Sciences; Anna Renner, Vienna University for Economics and Business; Ingrid Setz, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, OeAW, Univ. Vienna); Leora Courtney-Wolfman, Austrian Academy of Sciences; Raya Muttarak, Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA).

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