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Can Earth’s and Society’s Systems Meet the Needs of 10 Billion People? Summary of a Workshop (2014)

dbasse_088919This new report summarizes a workshop held in October 2013 that explored how to sustainably increase the world’s population to 10 billion while simultaneously increasing people’s well-being and standard of living. The report examines key issues in the science of sustainability that are related to overall human population size, population growth, aging populations, migration toward cities, and differences in consumption, land use change, and other factors across various subpopulations. More Information

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