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- Obersteiner, Michael, et al. Show all 11 Authors
- Agricultural systems 2011 v.104 no.2 pp. 204-215
- agricultural land; deforestation; economic development; ecosystems; elasticities; food prices; food production; foods; forests; income; land management; models; people; per capita food consumption; population growth; water supply
- ... Over the next decades mankind will demand more food from fewer land and water resources. This study quantifies the food production impacts of four alternative development scenarios from the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment and the Special Report on Emission Scenarios. Partially and jointly considered are land and water supply impacts from population growth, and technical change, as well as forest a ...