Session 70:
Population, Consumption, and Environmental Quality

Thursday, March 31
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Taylor
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Andrew Foster, Brown University
Discussant: Nathalie Williams, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Leah K. VanWey, Brown University

  1. The Effects of Migrant Remittances on Population-Environment Dynamics in Migrant Origin Areas: International Migration, Fertility, and Consumption in Highland GuatemalaJason Davis, University of California, Santa Barbara; David L. Carr, University of California, Santa Barbara

  2. When Nature Becomes Disenchanted: The Role of Ideational Change in Models of Environmental DegradationLisa D. Pearce, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Shradha Shrestha, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Taylor Hargrove, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. Food Security, Deforestation, and Gender in Garhwal HimalayaShiv Narayan Sidh, Jawaharlal Nehru University; Sharmishtha Basu, basu_jnu@yahoo.com, Jawaharlal Nehru University

  4. The Impact of Migrant Remittances on Forests - Some Evidence from NepalSailesh Tiwari, Brown University; Keshav Bhattarai, University of Central Missouri

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