Jianguo Liu


Liu, Jianguo and Jared Diamond 2008. Revolutionizing China's Environmental Protection. Science 319:46-47. (Subject of a special report for China’s high-level government officials by China’s official Xinhua News Agency; Featured in the news media).


Liu, Jianguo, Shuxin Li, Zhiyun Ouyang, Christine Tam, and Xiaodong Chen. 2008 Ecological and Socioeconomic Effects of China’s Policies for Ecosystem Services. PNAS 105: 9477–9482. (Featured in the news media).


Liu, Jianguo, Thomas Dietz, Stephen R. Carpenter, Marina Alberti, Carl Folke, Emilio Moran, Alice N. Pell, Peter Deadman, Timothy Kratz, Jane Lubchenco, Elinor Ostrom, Zhiyun Ouyang, William Provencher, Charles L. Redman, Stephen H. Schneider, William W. Taylor. 2007 Complexity of Coupled Human and Natural Systems. Science 317:1513 - 1516. (Featured in the news media).


Liu, Jianguo, Thomas Dietz, Stephen R. Carpenter, Carl Folke, Marina Alberti, Charles L. Redman, Stephen H. Schneider, Elinor Ostrom, Alice N. Pell, Jane Lubchenco, William W. Taylor, Zhiyun Ouyang, Peter Deadman, Timothy Kratz, William Provencher. 2007 Coupled Human and Natural Systems. Ambio 36:639-649

*Yu, Eunice, Jianguo Liu. 2007 Environmental Impacts of Divorce. PNAS 104: 20629-20634. (* Research Assistant; Featured in the news media.)

Liu, Jianguo and Jared Diamond. 2005 China’s environment in a globalizing world. Nature 435:1179-1186 (cover-story paper; accompanied by a News Feature article, p.1152-1154; Featured in the news media and translated into Chinese and published/reprinted in a number of important outlets in mainland China and Taiwan, such as World Environment sponsored by China’s State Environmental Protection Administration and the United Nations Environment Program; Perspectives on the Future of Ecology, Ecological Society of China; and Knowledge Review; Featured in the news media. ).


Liu, Jianguo, Li An, Sandra S. Batie, Scott Bearer, Xiaodong Chen, Richard E. Groop, Guangming He, Zai Liang, Marc A. Linderman, Angela G. Mertig, Zhiyun Ouyang, Jiaguo Qi, Hemin Zhang, Shiqiang Zhou 2005. Beyond Population Size: Examining intricate Interactions among Population Structure, Land Use, and Environment in Wolong Nature Reserve (China). In: Population, Land Use, and Environment – Research Directions (report of the National Research Council, Barbara Entwisle and Paul Stern, editors, The National Academies Press, Washington, DC; pages 217-237.)     


*An, Li, Marc Linderman, Ashton Shortridge, Jiaguo Qi, and Jianguo Liu 2005 Exploring Complexity in a Human-Environment System: An Agent-based Spatial Model for Multidisciplinary and   Multiscale Integration. Annals of the Association of American Geographers. 95:54-79. (*Part of Li An’s dissertation that Liu directed. This paper received the Outstanding Paper Award from the United States Regional Association of the International Association for Landscape Ecology in 2006. The dissertation was also recognized by the MSU’s Gill-Chin Lim Award for Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation).


Liu, Jianguo, Gretchen C. Daily, Paul R. Ehrlich, and Gary W. Luck. 2003 Effects of household dynamics on resource consumption and biodiversity. Nature 421:530-533 (cover story paper and featured in News and Views — Nature 421:489-490. Also published as Advance Online Publication; January 12, 2003;  doi:10.1038/nature01359, http://www.nature.come/nature; Also Science Highlights from 2003 by the Nacional Science Foundation, Featured in the news media)    


Liu, Jianguo, Zhiyun Ouyang, Stuart L. Pimm, Peter H. Raven, Xiaoke Wang, Hong Miao, Nianyong Han 2003. Protecting China 's biodiversity. Science 300:1240-1241. (Helped reserve management; featured in the news media)


Liu, Jianguo and William W. Taylor. 2002. Integrating Landscape Ecology into Natural Resources Management. Cambridge University Press.


Liu, Jianguo 2001. Integrating ecology with human demography, behavior, and socioeconomics: Needs and approaches. Ecological Modelling 140:1-8.


Liu, Jianguo, Marc Linderman, Zhiyun Ouyang, Li An, Jian Yang, Hemin Zhang. 2001. Ecological degradation in protected areas. Science 292: 98-101. (Subject of a special report for China’s high-level government officials by China’s official Xinhua News Agency; Helped reserve management. Featured in the news  media.)


Liu, Jianguo, Fred Cubbage, and H. Ronald Pulliam 1994. Ecological and economic effects of forest structure and rotation lengths. Ecological Economics: 10:249-265 (Reprinted in The International Library of Critical Writings in Economics -- The Development of Ecological Economics (eds., R. Costanza, C. Perrings, and C. Cleveland, 1997), pp. 732-46, Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, U.K.


Pulliam, H. Ronald, John B. Dunning and Jianguo Liu 1992. Population dynamics in complex landscapes. Ecological Applications 2:165-177.