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Publications · 2024

  • Fischer R, Ferrer Velasco R, Kabwe G, Kanungwe-Kalaba F, Günter S, Gumbo DJ, Jany C, Lajonez DA, Lippe M, Mangabat C, Mfuni T, Moombe K, Peters F, Sales-Come R, Tamayo-Cordero F, Torres B, Zhunusova E (2024) Open geodata of the LaForeT project landscapes in Ecuador, the Philippines and Zambia. Braunschweig: Johann Heinrich von Thünen-Institut, 18 p, Thünen Working Paper 236, DOI:10.3220/WP1711611740000
  • Holler S, Kübler D, Conrad O, Schmitz O, Bonannella C, Hengl T, Böhner J, Günter S, Lippe M (2024) Quo vadis, smallholder forest landscape? An introduction to the LPB-RAP model. PLoS One 19(2):e0297439, DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0297439

Publications · Project brief · 2023

  • Sadeghi A, Zhunusova E, Günter S, Dieter M (2023) Households' livelihood in restricted forest landscapes: What is the impact of contextual factors? Forest Pol Econ 154:103008, DOI:10.1016/j.forpol.2023.103008

  • Peters F, Lippe M, Eguiguren P, Günter S (2023) From intact forests to agricultural-forest mosaics: implications of a landscape gradient for ecosystem services in the tropics. Hamburg: Thünen Institute of Forestry, 1 p, Project Brief Thünen Inst 2023/32a, DOI:10.3220/PB1689666084000
  • Fischer R, Lippe M, Dolom P, Kanungwe Kalaba F, Tamayo F, Torres B (2023) "Mix it" - how to combine and implement policy instruments for tropical forest conservation . Hamburg: Thünen Institute of Forestry, 1 p, Project Brief Thünen Inst 2023/29a, DOI:10.3220/PB1686554505000
  • Ferrer Velasco R, Lippe M, Fischer R, Torres B, Tamayo F, Kanungwe Kalaba F, Kaoma H, Bugayong L, Günter S (2023) Reconciling policy instruments with drivers of deforestation and forest degradation : cross-scale analysis of stakeholder perceptions in tropical countries. Sci Rep 13:2180, DOI:10.1038/s41598-023-29417-y
  • Peters F, Lippe M, Eguiguren P, Günter S (2023) Forest ecosystem services at landscape level - why forest transition matters? Forest Ecol Manag 534:120782, DOI:10.1016/j.foreco.2023.120782
  • Fischer R, Lippe M, Dolom P, Kanungwe Kalaba F, Tamayo F, Torres B (2023) Effectiveness of policy instrument mixes for forest conservation in the tropics - stakeholder perceptions from Ecuador, the Philippines and Zambia. Land Use Pol 127:106546, DOI:10.1016/j.landusepol.2023.106546
  • Troost C, Huber R, Bell AR, van Delden H, Filatova T, Le QB, Lippe M, Niamir L, Polhill JG, Sun Z, Berger T (2023) How to keep it adequate: A protocol for ensuring validity in agent-based simulation. Environ Modelling Software 159:105559, DOI:10.1016/j.envsoft.2022.105559

Publications · Project brief · PhD Thesis · 2022

  • Sarker PK, Fischer R, Tamayo F, Torres Navarrete B, Günter S (2022) Analyzing forest policy mixes based on the coherence of policies and the consistency of legislative policy instruments: A case study from Ecuador. Forest Pol Econ 144:102838, DOI:10.1016/j.forpol.2022.102838
  • Lippe M, Rummel L, Günter S (2022) Simulating land use and land cover change under contrasting levels of policy enforcement and its spatially-explicit impact on tropical forest landscapes in Ecuador. Land Use Pol 119:106207, DOI:10.1016/j.landusepol.2022.106207
  • Nansikombi H (2022) Forest governance and its links with deforestation and forest recovery at the local scale in the tropics. München: Technische Universität München, München, Technische Universität, Fakultät Wissenschaftszentrum Weihenstephan, Diss
  • Weber R, Lippe M, Tamayo F, Mfuni T, Come R, Mangabat C, Schneider T, Günter S (2022) How "good" are forest maps in the tropics? Hamburg: Thünen Institute of Forestry, 1 p, Project Brief Thünen Inst 2022/19a, DOI:10.3220/PB1652856131000
  • Mapping tropical forests: implications and challenges for deforested landscapes and forest restoration. Examples from Zambia, Ecuador and Philippines: [paper for] XV World Forestry Congress, Coex, Soul, Republic of Korea, 2-6 May 2022. 9 p
    Weber R, Lippe M, Günter S (2022)
  • Towards accurate mapping of forest in tropical landscapes: A comparison of datasets on how forest transition matters
    Ferrer Velasco R, Lippe M, Tamayo F, Mfuni T, Sales-Come R, Mangabat C, Schneider T, Günter S (2022)
    Remote Sensing of Environment 274, 112997
  • What is the contribution of forest-related income to rural livelihood strategies in the Philippines' remaining forested landscapes?
    Wiebe P, Zhunusova E, Lippe M, Ferrer Velasco R, Günter S (2022)
    Forest Pol Econ 135:102658, 

Publications · Project brief · PhD Thesis · 2021

  • Forest resources and land use change in Zambia: Examining the relationship between household-level attributes, contextual factors, deforestation and forest degradation, and their implications for livelihoods. München: Technische Universität München, 154 p, München, Technische Univ, Diss
    Kazungu M (2021)
  • The implications of remittances for agricultural land use and fuelwood collection: Evidence from the remaining forested landscapes in the Philippines,
    Environ Res Lett:in Press,
    Zhunusova E, Lippe M, Yang AL, Günter S (2021)
  • Interplay of governance elements and their effects on deforestation in tropical landscapes: Quantitative insights from Ecuador. World Dev 148:105665,
    Fischer R, Tamayo Cordero F, Ojeda Luna T, Ferrer Velasco R, DeDecker M,
    Torres B, Giessen L, Günter S
  • Additionality and leakage resulting from PES implementation?
    Evidence from the Ecuadorian Amazonia.
    Forests 12(7):906,
    Gordillo Vera F, Eguiguren P, Köthke M, Ferrer Velasco R, Elsasser P (2021)
    Project brief 2021/27a
  • Effects of household-level attributes and agricultural land-use on deforestation patterns along a forest transition gradient in the Miombo landscapes, Zambia
    Ecol Econ 186:107070, DOI:10.1016/j.ecolecon.2021.107070
    Kazungu M, Ferrer Velasco R, Zhunusova E, Lippe M, Kabwe G, Gumbo DJ, Günter S (2021)
    Project brief 2021/25a EN
  • Household-level determinants of participation in forest support programmes in the Miombo landscapes, Zambia. Sustainability 13(5):2713, DOI:10.3390/su13052713
    Kazungu M, Zhunusova E, Kabwe G, Günter S (2021) 
    Project brief 2021/14 EN
  • Research trends: Tropical dry forests: The neglected research agenda? Forest Pol Econ 122:102333
    Jobst Michael Schröder et al. 2021

Publications · Project brief · PhD Thesis · 2020

  • Functional interrelations of governance elements and their effects on tropical deforestation - combining qualitative and quantitative approaches. Göttingen: Univ Göttingen, Fakultät für Forstwissenschaften und Waldökologie, 175 p, Diss
    Fischer R (2020)
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  • Sobre la disposición al pago de hogares ecuatorianos para la conservación forestal en Ecuador. Serie de publicaciones misceláneas del INABIO 15:144-150
    Gordillo Vera F, Torres B, Tamayo F (2020)
  • Deforestación en paisajes forestales tropicales del Ecuador: bases científicas para perspectivas políticas.
    Torres B, Fischer R, Vargas JC, Günter S (eds) (2020)
  • Forest use strategies and their determinants among rural households in the Miombo woodlands of the Copperbelt Province, Zambia. Forest Policy and Economics 111, 102078
    Moses Kazungu et al. 2020
    Project brief 2020/12
  • How much are Ecuadorian households willing to pay for forest conservation?
    Fernando Gordillo et al. 2020 
    Project brief 2020/04
  • Prospecting future deforestation hotspots in the Ecuadorian Amazonas region under alternative scenarios of governance enforcement
    Lisa Rummel et al. 2020
    Project brief 2020/03
  • Improved governance helps reducing tropical deforestation
    Richard Fischer et al. 2020
    Project brief 2020/02

Publications · 2019

  • Examining relationships in forest governance quality: insights from forest frontier communities in Zambia's Miombo ecoregion : Paper prepared for presentation at the "2019 World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty" ; The World Bank - Washington DC, March 25-29, 2019. 19 p
    Hellen Nansikombi et al. 2019
  • Degradation of Ecosystem Services and Deforestation in Landscapes With and Without Incentive-Based Forest Conservation in the Ecuadorian Amazon
    Paúl Eguiguren et al. 2019
  • Using agent-based modelling to simulate social-ecological systems across scales. Geoinformatica 23(2):269-298
    Melvin Lippe et al. 2019
  • Willingness to pay for forest conservation in Ecuador: Results from a nationwide contingent valuation survey in a combined "referendum" - "Consequential open-ended" design. Forest Pol Econ 105:28-39
    Fernando Gordillo et al. 2019

Publications · 2017

  • Sistema socio-productivo y modela de gobernanza en la comunidad kichwa "Shiwakucha", Pastaza, Ecuador. Rev Amazon 6(2):126-149
    Ospina V et al.2017
  • Spatial relationships between above-ground biomass and bird species biodiversity in Palawan, Philippines.
    Singh M, Friess DA, Vilela B, De Alban JDT, Monzon KV, Veridiano RKA, Tumaneng RD (2017)
    PLoS One:22 S., DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0186742PDF Dokument (nicht barrierefrei) 2766 KB

MSc. Thesis

  • Dynamics and Growth Analysis of Timber and Non-Timber Species in Dis¬turbed and Undisturbed Lowland Forests in Ecuador, MSc. Thesis, Technical University Mün-chen, Germany
    Schönebeck, E.v. 2019
  • Modelling land use change in the Ecuadorian Amazon under alternative scenarios of future land use trends and governance enforcement, MSc. Thesis, University of Hohen¬heim, Stuttgart, Germany
    Rummel, L. 2018
  • Analyzing differences in a social and ecological system of a non-remote and re-mote Kitchwa indigenous community and its relation with the forest use and management in Pastaza, Ecuador. MSc. Thesis. University of Dresden, Germany
    Ospina, V. 2016

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