Most of the multi-authored papers listed here arose from meetings convened on the island of Askö in the Stockholm archipelago, initiated and nurtured by the Beijer Institute.


with Marten Scheffer, Stephen R. Carpenter, Carl Folke, Andy J. Green, Milena Holmgren, Terry P. Huges, Sarian Kosten, Ingrid A. Van de Leemput, Daniel C. Nepstad, Egbert H. van Nes, Edwin THM Oeeters, and Brian Walker, .“Creating a Safe Operating Space for the World’s Iconic Ecosystems,“ Science, 347 (6228): 1317-1319, 2015.

with M. Troell, R.L. Naylor, M. Metian, M. Beveridge, P.H.Tyedmers, C. Folke, K.J. Arrow, A.-S. Crépin, P.R. Ehrlich, A. Gren, N. Kautsky, S.A. Levin, K. Nyborg, H. Österblom, S. Polasky, M. Scheffer, B.H. Walker, T. Xepapadeas, and A. de Zeeuw.“ Aquaculture and the Resilience of Global Food Systems, “ Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences111(37): 13257-13263, 2014.

with A.P. Kinzig, P.R. Ehrlich, J.L. Alston, K.J. Arrow, T. Buchman, G.C. Daily, B. Levin, S. Levin, M. Oppenheimer, E. Ostrom, D. Saari .“Social Norms and Global Environmental Challenges: The Complex Interaction of Behaviors, Values, and Policy,“ BioScience, 63(3): 164-175, 2013.

with S. Levin, T. Xepapadeas, A.-S. Crepin, J. Norberg, A. de Zeeuw, C. Folke, T. Hughes, K. Arrow, G. Daily, P. Ehrlich, N. Kautsky, K.-G. Maler, S. Polasky, M. Troell, J.R. Vincent, and B. Walker. “Social and Ecological Systems as Complex Adaptive Systems: Modeling and Policy Implications,” Environment and Development Economics, December, 1-22, 2012.

with S.R. Carpenter, K.J. Arrow, R. Biggs, W.A. Brock, A.-S. Crepin, G. Engstrom, C. Folke, T.P. Hughes, N. Kautsky, C.-Z. Li, G. McCarney, K. Meng, K.-G. Maler, S. Polasky, M. Scheffer, J. Shogren,T. Sterner, J.R. Vincent, B. Walker, A. Xepapadeas, and A. De Zeeuw, .“General Resilience to Cope with Extreme Events,“ Sustainability, 4: 3248-3259, 2012. 

with B. Walker, S. Polasky, V. Galaz, C. Folke, G. Engstrom, F. Ackerman, K. Arrow, S. Carpenter, K. Chopra, G. Daily, P. Ehrlich, T. Hughes, N. Kautsky, S. Levin, K.-G. Maler, J. Shogren, J. Vincent, T. Xepapadeas, and A. De Zeeuw.“Looming Global-Scale Failures and Missing Institutions,“ Science 325: 1345-1346, 2009.

with Thomas Sterner, Max Troell, Sara Aniyar, William Brock, Stephen Carpenter, Kanchan Chopra, Paul Ehrlich, Michael Hoel, Simon Levin, Karl-Göran Mäler, Jon Norberg, Leif Pihl, Tore Söderqvist, James Wilen, Jeffrey Vincent, and Anastasios Xepapadeas. “Natural Disasters and Disastrous Policies,” Environment, 2006.

with F.S. Chapin III, M. Hoel, S.R. Carpenter, J. Lubchenco, B. Walker, T.V. Callaghan, C. Folke, S. Levin, L.-G. Mäler,  C. Nilsson, F. Berkes, A.-S. Crepin, K. Danell, T. Rosswall, D. Starrett, T. Xepapadeas, and S. A. Zimov. “Building Resilience and Adaptation to Manage Arctic Change.“ Ambio35(4): 198-202,  2006.

With R.K. Turner, S. Georgiou, I.-M. Gren, F. Wulff, T. Soderqvist, I.J. Bateman, C. Folke, S. Langaas, T. Zylicz, K.-G. Mäler, and A. Markowska, “Managing Nutrient Fluxes and Pollution in the Baltic: An Interdisciplinary Simulation Study,” Ecological Economics30(2): 333-352, 1999. Reprinted in R.K. Turner and I.J. Bateman (eds.), Water Resources and Coastal Management, Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2000.

with S. Levin, S. Aniyar, W. Baumol, C. Bliss, B. Bolin, P. Dasgupta, P. Ehrlich, C. Folke, I.-M. Gren, C.S. Holling, A.-M. Jansson, B.-O. Jansson, D. Martin, K.-G. Mäler, D. Martin, C. Perrings, and E. Sheshinksky, "Resilience in Natural and Socioeconomic Systems," Environment and Development Economics3: 222-35, 1998. Reprinted in J.C.J.M. van den Bergh, K. Button, and P. Nijkamp (eds.), Environmental Planning, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2007.

"Economic Incentives for the Protection of Biological Diversity," in H. Siebert (ed.), Elemente einer rationalen Umweltpolitik: Expertisen zur umweltpolitischen Neuorientierung, Tbingen: J.C.B. Mohr, 1996, pp. 319-336.

"On Biodiversity Conservation," in C. Perrings, K.-G. Mäler, C. Folke, C.S. Holling, and B.-O. Jansson (eds.), Biodiversity Loss: Economic and Ecological Issues, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995, pp. 283-297.

"The Biodiversity Supergame," Environmental and Resource Economics4: 111-122, 1994. Reprinted in C. Carraro (ed.), Governing the Global Environment, Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, pp. 535-546, 2003.

"Optimal Economic Growth and the Conservation of Biological Diversity," in E. Barbier (ed.), Economics and Ecology, London: Chapman & Hall, 1993.