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June 10, 2019

Kees Krul, Peter Ho,  Xiuyun Yang: Incentivizing household forest management through property rights: Limitations to rights-based approaches in China’s recent forest reform

May 13, 2019

Alexander R. Cobb, Charles F. Harvey: Scalar simulation and parameterization of water table dynamics in tropical peatlands

April 03, 2019

a) Felicia H M Liu, Benjamin Tay, Wen Zhang:
Responsible Finance as a solution to Transboundary Haze: A Review

b) Astuti, Rini: Rendering peatland inflammable: The politics of disciplining forest and plantation industries in Indonesia

March 04, 2019

Whitington, Jerome, 2019. Anthropogenic Rivers: The Production of Uncertainty in Lao Hydropower. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press.


  • Chapter 1: Hydropower’s Circle of Influence

  • Chapter 2: Vulnerable at Every Joint

  • Chapter 5: Anthropogenic Rivers

  • Conclusion: Figuring the Anthropogenic

December 03, 2018

October 08, 2018

Vandergeest, P., Ponte, S. and Bush, S. (2015). "Assembling sustainable territories: space, subjects, objects, and expertise in seafood certification." Environment and Planning A, 47, 1907-1925.

September 03, 2018

Alberto Salvo: Local Pollution Drives Global Pollution: Emissions Feedback via Residential Electricity Usage.

August 06, 2018

Friess, Dan., Aung, T.T., Huxham, M., Lovelock, C., Mukherjee, N. and Sasmito, S.: SDG14 ‘life below water’

July 02, 2018

Friess, Dan: 'Consequences of the Sustainable Development Goals on Coastal Forests'

June 04, 2018

“Vos, R., Kohne, M., Roth, D. (2018). “We'll turn your water into Coca‐Cola” : The atomizing practices of oil palm plantation development in Indonesia. Journal of Agrarian Change. 18: 385-405.”

May 07, 2018

Grumbine, R. E., Dore, J., and Xu, J. "Mekong hydropower: drivers of change and governance challenges." Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 10(2): 91-98.

April 09, 2018

a) Astuti, R. and McGregor, A. (2016). "Indigenous land claims of green grabs? Inclusions and exclusions within forest carbon politics in Indonesia". The Journal of Peasant Studies 44(2): 455-466


b) Evers, S., Yule, C. M., Padfield, R., O'Reilly, P. and Varkkey, H. (2017). "Keep wetlands wet: the myth of sustainable development of tropical peatlands - implications for politics and management". Global Change Biology 23(2): 534-549.

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