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Kate Calvin

Integrat Analys & Dec Sci Team


Kate Calvin is a scientist at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory's Joint Global Change Research Institute in College Park, MD. Her research focuses on model development and scenario analysis with the Global Change Assessment Model (GCAM), JGCRI's integrated assessment model. Her recent work has focused on land, particularly interactions between land, energy, and water.

Research Interests

  • Integrated Assessment Modeling
  • Energy-Water-Land

Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D., Management Science & Engineering, Stanford University
  • M.S., , Management Science & Engineering, Stanford University
  • B.S., Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park
  • B.S., Computer Science, University of Maryland, College Park

PNNL Publications


  • Iyer GC, KV Calvin, LE Clarke, JA Edmonds, N Hultman, CA Hartin, HC McJeon, J Aldy, and W Pizer. 2018. "Implications of sustainable development considerations for comparability across nationally determined contributions." Nature Climate Change 8:124-129.  doi:10.1038/s41558-017-0039-z
  • Rogelj J, A Popp, KV Calvin, G Luderer, J Emmerling, D Gernaat, S Fujimori, J Strefler, T Hasegawa, G Marangoni, V Krey, E Kriegler, K Riahi, D Van Vuuren, J Doelman, L Drouet, JA Edmonds, O Fricko, M Harmsen, P Havlik, F Humpenoder, E Stehfest, and M Tavoni. 2018. "Scenarios towards limiting global mean temperature increase below 1.5 °C." Nature Climate Change 8:325-332.  doi:10.1038/s41558-018-0091-3
  • Seneviratne SI, R Wartenburger, B Guillod, AL Hirsch, MA Vogel, V Brovkin, D Van Vuuren, N Schaller, LR Boysen, KV Calvin, EL Davin, J Doelman, P Greve, P Havlik, F Humpenoder, T Krisztin, D Mitchell, A Popp, K Riahi, J Rogelj, CF Schleussner, J Sillmann, and E Stehfest. 2018. "Climate extremes, land-climate feedbacks, and land-use forcing at 1.5°C." Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A 376(2119):Article No. 20160450.  doi:10.1098/rsta.2016.0450


  • Calvin KV, and K Fisher-Vanden. 2017. "Quantifying the indirect impacts of climate on agriculture: an inter-method comparison." Environmental Research Letters 12(11):115004.  doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aa843c
  • Alexander P, R Prestele, PH Verburg, A Arneth, C Baranzelli, F Batista e Silva, C Brown, A Butler, KV Calvin, N Dendoncker, J Doelman, R Dunford, K Engstrom, D Eitelberg, S Fujimori, P Harrison, T Hasegawa, P Havlik, S Holzhauer, F Humpenoder, C Jacobs-Crisioni, AK Jain, T Krisztin, GP Kyle, C Lavalle, T Lenton, J Liu, P Meiyappan, A Popp, T Powell, R Sands, R Schaldach, E Stehfest, J Steinbuks, A Tabeau, H van Meijl, MA Wise, and M Rounsevell. 2017. "Assessing uncertainties in land cover projections." Global Change Biology 23(2):767-781.  doi:10.1063/1.4974492
  • Bauer N, KV Calvin, J Emmerling, O Fricko, S Fujimori, J Hilaire, J Eom, V Krey, E Kriegler, I Mouratiadou, H Sytze de Boer, M van den Berg, S Carrara, V Daioglou, L Drouet, JA Edmonds, D Gernaat, P Havlik, N Johnson, D Klein, GP Kyle, G Marangoni, T Masui, R Pietzcker, M Strubegger, MA Wise, K Riahi, and D Van Vuuren. 2017. "Shared Socio-Economic Pathways of the Energy Sector Quantifying the Narratives." Global Environmental Change 42:316-330.  doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2016.07.006
  • Calvin KV, B Bond-Lamberty, LE Clarke, JA Edmonds, J Eom, CA Hartin, SH Kim, GP Kyle, RP Link, RH Moss, HC McJeon, PL Patel, SJ Smith, ST Waldhoff, and MA Wise. 2017. "The SSP4: A World of Deepening Inequality." Global Environmental Change 42:284-296.  doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2016.06.010
  • Kriegler E, N Bauer, A Popp, F Humpenoder, M Leimbach, J Strefler, L Baumstark, B Bodirsky, J Hilaire, D Klein, I Mouratiadou, I Weindl, C Bertram, JP Dietrich, G Luderer, M Pehl, R Pietzcker, F Piontek, H Lotze-Campen, A Biewald, M Bonsch, A Giannousakis, U Kreidenweis, C Mueller, S Rolinski, A Schultes, J Schwanitz, M Stefanovic, KV Calvin, J Emmerling, S Fujimori, and O Edenhofer. 2017. "Fossil-fueled development (SSP5): an energy and resource intensive scenario for the 21st century." Global Environmental Change 42:297-315.  doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2016.05.015
  • Popp A, KV Calvin, S Fujimori, P Havlik, F Humpenoder, E Stehfest, B Bodirsky, JP Dietrich, J Doelmann, M Gusti, T Hasegawa, GP Kyle, M Obersteiner, A Tabeau, K Takahashi, H Valin, ST Waldhoff, I Weindl, MA Wise, E Kriegler, H Lotze-Campen, O Fricko, K Riahi, and D van Vuuren. 2017. "Land use futures in the Shared Socio-Economic Pathways." Global Environmental Change 42:331-345.  doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2016.10.002
  • Rao S, Z Klimont, SJ Smith, R van Dingenen, F Dentener, L Bouwman, K Riahi, M Amann, B Bodirsky, D Van Vuuren, L Reis, KV Calvin, L Drouet, O Fricko, S Fujimori, D Gernaat, P Havlik, M Harmsen, T Hasegawa, C Heyes, J Hilaire, G Luderer, T Masui, E Stehfest, J Strefler, S van der Sluis, and M Tavoni. 2017. "Future Air Pollution in the Shared Socio-Economic Pathways." Global Environmental Change 42:346-358.  doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2016.05.012
  • Riahi K, D Van Vuuren, E Kriegler, JA Edmonds, B O'Neill, S Fujimori, N Bauer, KV Calvin, R Dellink, O Fricko, W Lutz, A Popp, J Crespo Cuaresma, S Kc, M Leimbach, L Jiang, T Kram, S Rao, J Emmerling, K Ebi, T Hasegawa, P Havlik, F Humpenoder, L Da Silva, SJ Smith, E Stehfest, V Bosetti, J Eom, D Gernaat, T Masui, J Rogelj, J Strefler, L Drouet, V Krey, G Luderer, M Harmsen, K Takahashi, L Baumstark, J Doelman, M Kainuma, Z Klimont, G Marangoni, H Lotze-Campen, M Obersteiner, A Tabeau, and M Tavoni. 2017. "The Shared Socioeconomic Pathways and their Energy, Land Use, and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Implications: An Overview." Global Environmental Change 42:153168.  doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2016.05.009
  • Snyder AC, RP Link, and KV Calvin. 2017. "Evaluation of integrated assessment model hindcast experiments: A case study of the GCAM 3.0 land use module." Geoscientific Model Development 10(12):4307-4319.  doi:10.5194/gmd-10-4307-2017
  • Thornton PE, KV Calvin, AD Jones, A Di Vittorio, B Bond-Lamberty, LM Chini, X Shi, J Mao, WD Collins, JA Edmonds, AM Thomson, JE Truesdale, AP Craig, M Branstetter, and GC Hurtt. 2017. "Biospheric feedback effects in a synchronously coupled model of human and Earth systems." Nature Climate Change 7:496-500.  doi:10.1038/nclimate3310
  • van Soest H, L Reis, L Drouet, D Van Vuuren, M den Elzen, M Tavoni, K Akimoto, KV Calvin, P Fragkos, A Kitous, G Luderer, and K Riahi. 2017. "Low-Emission Pathways in 11 Major Economies: Comparison of Cost-Optimal Pathways and Paris Climate Proposals." Climatic Change 142(3-4):491504.  doi:10.1007/s10584-017-1964-6


  • Calvin KV, MA Wise, P Luckow, GP Kyle, LE Clarke, and JA Edmonds. 2016. "Implications of uncertain future fossil energy resources on bioenergy use and terrestrial carbon emissions." Climatic Change 136(1):57-68.  doi:10.1007/s10584-013-0923-0
  • Calvin KV, RH Beach, A Gurgel, M Labriet, and AM Loboguerrero. 2016. "Agriculture, Forestry, and Other Land-Use Emissions in Latin America." Energy Economics 56:615624.  doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2015.03.020
  • Calderon S, AC Alvarez, AM Loboguerrero, S Arango, KV Calvin, T Kober, K Daenzer, and K Fisher-Vanden. 2016. "ACHIEVING CO2 REDUCTIONS IN COLOMBIA: EFFECTS OF CARBON TAXES AND ABATEMENT TARGETS." Energy Economics 56:575-586.  doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2015.05.010
  • Di Sbroiavacca N, G Nadal, F Lallana, J Falzon, and KV Calvin. 2016. "Emissions reduction scenarios in the Argentinean Energy Sector." Energy Economics 56:552-563.  doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2015.03.021
  • Hegre H, H Buhaug, KV Calvin, J Nordkvelle, ST Waldhoff, and EA Gilmore. 2016. "Forecasting Civil Conflict along the Shared Socioeconomic Pathways." Environmental Research Letters 11(5):Article No. 054002.  doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/5/054002
  • Kim SH, MI Hejazi, L Liu, KV Calvin, LE Clarke, JA Edmonds, GP Kyle, PL Patel, MA Wise, and E Davies. 2016. "Balancing Global Water Availability and Use at Basin Scale in an Integrated Assessment Model." Climatic Change 136(2):217-231.  doi:10.1007/s10584-016-1604-6
  • Kober T, J Falzon, B van der Zwaan, KV Calvin, A Kanudia, A Kitous, and M Labriet. 2016. "A Multi-Model Study of Energy Supply Investments in Latin America under Climate Control Policy." Energy Economics 56:543551.  doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2016.01.005
  • Kriegler E, I Mouratiadou, G Luderer, N Bauer, RJ Brecha, KV Calvin, E DeCian , JA Edmonds, K Jiang, M Tavoni, and O Edenhofer. 2016. "Will economic growth and fossil fuel scarcity help or hinder climate stabilization? Overview of the RoSE multi-model study." Climatic Change 136(1):7-22.  doi:10.1007/s10584-016-1668-3
  • Lawrence DM, GC Hurtt, A Arneth, V Brovkin, KV Calvin, AD Jones, CD Jones, P Lawrence, N de Noblet-Ducoudr, J Pongratz, SI Seneviratne, and E Shevliakova. 2016. "The Land-Use Model Intercomparison Project (LUMIP) Contribution to CMIP6: Rationale and Experimental Design." Geoscientific Model Development 9(9):2973-2998.  doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-76
  • Luderer G, C Bertram, KV Calvin, E De Cian, and E Kriegler. 2016. "Implications of weak near-term climate policies on long-term climate mitigation pathways ." Climatic Change 136(1):127-140.  doi:10.1007/s10584-013-0899-9
  • Prestele R, P Alexander, M Rounsevell, A Arneth, KV Calvin, J Doelman, D Eitelberg, K Engstrom, S Fujimori, T Hasegawa, P Havlik, F Humpenoder, AK Jain, T Krisztin, GP Kyle, P Meiyappan, A Popp, R Sands, R Schaldach, J Schungel, E Stehfest, A Tabeau, H van Meijl, J Van Vliet, and PH Verburg. 2016. "Hotspots of uncertainty in land use and land cover change projections: a global scale model comparison." Global Change Biology 22(12):3967-3983.  doi:10.1111/gcb.13337
  • Rao S, Z Klimont, J Leitao, K Riahi, R van Dingenen, L Reis, KV Calvin, F Dentener, L Drouet, S Fujimori, JHM Harmsen, G Luderer, C Heyes, J Stefler, M Tavoni, and D Van Vuuren. 2016. "A multi-model assessment of the co-benefits of climate mitigation for global air quality." Environmental Research Letters 11(12):Article No. 124013.  doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/12/124013
  • Smith SJ, S Rao, K Riahi, D van Vuuren, KV Calvin, and GP Kyle. 2016. "Future Aerosol Emissions: A Multi-Model Comparison." Climatic Change 138(1):1324.  doi:10.1007/s10584-016-1733-y
  • van der Zwaan B, KV Calvin, and LE Clarke. 2016. "Climate Mitigation in Latin America: Implications for Energy and Land Use: Preface to the Special Section on the findings of the CLIMACAP-LAMP Project." Energy Economics 56:495498.  doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2016.05.005
  • van Ruijven B, K Daenzer, K Fisher-Vanden, T Kober, S Paltsev, RH Beach, S Calderon, KV Calvin, M Labriet, A Kitous, A Lucena, and D Van Vuuren. 2016. "Baseline Projections for Latin America: Base-Year Assumptions, Key Drivers and Greenhouse Emissions." Energy Economics 56:499-512.  doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2015.02.003
  • Veysey J, C Octaviano, KV Calvin, S Martinez, A Kitous, J McFarland, and B van der Zwaan. 2016. "Pathways to Mexico’s Climate Change Mitigation Targets: A Multi-Model Analysis." Energy Economics 56:587-599.  doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2015.04.011


  • Calvin KV, B Bond-Lamberty, JA Edmonds, MI Hejazi, ST Waldhoff, MA Wise, and Y Zhou. 2015. "The Effects of Climate Sensitivity and Carbon Cycle Interactions on Mitigation Policy Stringency." Climatic Change 131(1):35-50.  doi:10.1007/s10584-013-1026-7
  • Bauer N, V Bosetti, M Hamdi-Cherif, A Kitous, D McCollum, A Mejean, S Rao, H Turton, L Paroussos, S Ashina, KV Calvin, K Wada, and D Van Vuuren. 2015. "CO2 emissions mitigation and fossil fuel markets: Dynamic and international aspects of climate policies." Technological Forecasting and Social Change 90(A):243256.  doi:10.1016/j.techfore.2013.09.009
  • Calvin KV, S Rose, MA Wise, HC McJeon, LE Clarke, and JA Edmonds. 2015. "Global Climate, Energy, and Economic Implications of International Energy Offsets Programs." Climatic Change 133(4):583-596.  doi:10.1007/s10584-015-1482-3
  • Collins WD, AP Craig, JE Truesdale, A Di Vittorio, AD Jones, B Bond-Lamberty, KV Calvin, JA Edmonds, SH Kim, AM Thomson, PL Patel, Y Zhou, J Mao, X Shi, PE Thornton, LM Chini, and GC Hurtt. 2015. "The integrated Earth System Model Version 1: formulation and functionality." Biogeosciences 8:2203-2219.  doi:10.5194/gmd-8-2203-2015
  • Gernaat D, KV Calvin, P Lucas, G Luderer, S Otto, S Rao, J Strefler, and D Van Vuuren. 2015. "Understanding the contribution of non-carbon dioxide gases in deep mitigation scenarios." Global Environmental Change 33:142-153.  doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2015.04.010
  • Iyer GC, JA Edmonds, AA Fawcett, N Hultman, J Alsalam, GR Asrar, KV Calvin, LE Clarke, J Creason, M Jeong, J McFarland, A Mundra, PL Patel, W Shi, and HC McJeon. 2015. "The contribution of Paris to limit global warming to 2 °C." Environmental Research Letters 10(12):Article No. 125002.  doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/12/125002
  • Jones AD, KV Calvin, WD Collins, and JA Edmonds. 2015. "Accounting for radiative forcing from albedo change in future global land-use scenarios." Climatic Change 131(4):691-703.  doi:10.1007/s10584-015-1411-5
  • Lucas P, J Nielsen, KV Calvin, D McCollum, G Marangoni, J Strefler, B van der Zwaan, and D Van Vuuren. 2015. "Future energy system challenges for Africa: Insights from Integrated Assessment Models." Energy Policy 86:705 - 717.  doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2015.08.017
  • Smith SJ, JA Edmonds, CA Hartin, A Mundra, and KV Calvin. 2015. "Near-Term Acceleration In The Rate of Temperature Change." Nature Climate Change 5(4):333-336.  doi:10.1038/nclimate2552
  • Strzepek K, J Neumann, J Smith, J Martinich, B Boehlert, MI Hejazi, J Henderson, C Wobus, R Jones, KV Calvin, D Johnson, E Monier, J Strzepek, and JH Yoon. 2015. "Benefits of Greenhouse Gas Mitigation on the Supply, Management, and Use of Water Resources in the United States." Climatic Change 131(1):127-141.  doi:10.1007/s10584-014-1279-9
  • Tavoni M, E Kriegler, K Riahi, D Van Vuuren, T Aboumahboub, A Bowen, KV Calvin, E Campiglio, T Kober, J Jewell, G Luderer, G Marangoni, D McCollum, M van Sluisveld, A Zimmer, and B van der Zwaan. 2015. "Post-2020 climate agreements in the major economies assessed in the light of global models." Nature Climate Change 5:119126.  doi:10.1038/nclimate2475
  • Zhou Y, MI Hejazi, SJ Smith, JA Edmonds, H Li, LE Clarke, KV Calvin, and AM Thomson. 2015. "A Comprehensive View of Global Potential for Hydro-generated Electricity." Energy and Environmental Science 8(9):2622-2633.  doi:10.1039/c5ee00888c


  • Calvin KV, MA Wise, GP Kyle, PL Patel, LE Clarke, and JA Edmonds. 2014. "Trade-offs of different land and bioenergy policies on the path to achieving climate targets." Climatic Change 123(3-4):691-704.  doi:10.1007/s10584-013-0897-y
  • Bond-Lamberty B, KV Calvin, AD Jones, J Mao, PL Patel, X Shi, AM Thomson, PE Thornton, and Y Zhou. 2014. "On linking an Earth system model to the equilibrium carbon representation of an economically optimizing land use model." Geoscientific Model Development 7(6):2545-2555.  doi:10.5194/gmd-7-2545-2014
  • Bond-Lamberty B, A Rocha, KV Calvin, B Holmes, C Wang, and ML Goulden. 2014. "Disturbance legacies and climate jointly drive tree growth and mortality in an intensively studied boreal forest." Global Change Biology 20(1):216-227.  doi:10.1111/gcb.12404
  • Chaturvedi V, LE Clarke, JA Edmonds, KV Calvin, and GP Kyle. 2014. "Capital investment requirements for greenhouse gas emissions mitigation in power generation on near term to century time scales and global to regional spatial scales." Energy Economics 46:267-278.  doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2014.09.008
  • Di Vittorio A, LM Chini, B Bond-Lamberty, J Mao, X Shi, JE Truesdale, AP Craig, KV Calvin, AD Jones, WD Collins, JA Edmonds, G Hurtt, PE Thornton, and AM Thomson. 2014. "From land use to land cover: Restoring the afforestation signal in a coupled integrated assessment - earth system model and the implications for CMIP5 RCP simulations." Biogeosciences 11(23):6435-6450.  doi:10.5194/bg-11-6435-2014
  • Hejazi MI, JA Edmonds, LE Clarke, GP Kyle, E Davies, V Chaturvedi, MA Wise, PL Patel, J Eom, KV Calvin, RH Moss, and SH Kim. 2014. "LONG-TERM GLOBAL WATER USE PROJECTIONS USING SIX SOCIOECONOMIC SCENARIOS IN AN INTEGRATED ASSESSMENT MODELING FRAMEWORK." Technological Forecasting and Social Change 81:205-226.  doi:10.1016/j.techfore.2013.05.006
  • Hejazi MI, JA Edmonds, LE Clarke, GP Kyle, E Davies, V Chaturvedi, MA Wise, PL Patel, J Eom, and KV Calvin. 2014. "Integrated assessment of global water scarcity over the 21st century - Part 2: Climate change mitigation policies." Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 18(8):2859-2883.  doi:10.5194/hessd-10-3383-2013
  • Hejazi MI, JA Edmonds, LE Clarke, GP Kyle, E Davies, V Chaturvedi, MA Wise, PL Patel, J Eom, and KV Calvin. 2014. "Integrated Assessment of Global Water Scarcity over the 21st Century under Multiple Climate Change Mitigation Policies." Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 18(8):2859-2883.  doi:10.5194/hess-18-2859-2014
  • Hejazi MI, JA Edmonds, LE Clarke, GP Kyle, E Davies, V Chaturvedi, MA Wise, PL Patel, J Eom, and KV Calvin. 2014. "Integrated assessment of global water scarcity over the 21st century under multiple climate change mitigation policies." Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 18(8):28592883.  doi:10.5194/hess-18-2859-2014
  • Kyle GP, C Mueller, KV Calvin, and AM Thomson. 2014. "Meeting the Radiative Forcing Targets of the Representative Concentration Pathways in a World with Agricultural Climate Impacts." Earths Future 2(2):83-98.  doi:10.1002/2013EF000199
  • Luderer G, V Krey, KV Calvin, J Merrick, S Mima, R Pietzcker, J Van Vliet, and K Wada. 2014. "The role of renewable energy in climate stabilization: results from the EMF 27 scenarios." Climatic Change 123(3-4):427-441.  doi:10.1007/s10584-013-0924-z
  • McCollum D, N Bauer, KV Calvin, A Kitous, and K Riahi. 2014. "Fossil resource and energy security dynamics in conventional and carbon-constrained worlds." Climatic Change 123(3-4):413-426.  doi:10.1007/s10584-013-0939-5
  • McCollum D, Y Nagai, K Riahi, G Marangoni, KV Calvin, R Pietzcker, J Van Vliet, and B van der Zwaan. 2014. "ENERGY INVESTMENTS UNDER CLIMATE POLICY: A COMPARISON OF GLOBAL MODELS." Climate Change Economics 4(4):Article No. 1340010.  doi:10.1142/S2010007813400101
  • Nelson G, D van der Mensbrugghe, H Ahammad, E Blanc, KV Calvin, T Hasegawa, P Havlik, E Heyhoe, GP Kyle, H Lotze-Campen, M von Lampe, D Mason d'Croz, H van Meijl, C Mueller, JM Reilly, R Robertson, R Sands, C Schmitz, A Tabeau, K Takahashi, H Valin, and D Willenbockel. 2014. "Agriculture and Climate Change in Global Scenarios: Why Don't the Models Agree." Agricultural Economics 45(1):85-101.  doi:10.1111/agec.12091
  • Popp A, SK Rose, KV Calvin, D Van Vuuren, JP Dietrich, MA Wise, E Stehfest, F Humpenoder, GP Kyle, J Van Vliet, N Bauer, H Lotze-Campen, D Klein, and E Kriegler. 2014. "Land-use transition for bioenergy and climate stabilization: model comparison of drivers, impacts and interactions with other land use based mitigation options." Climatic Change 123(3-4):495-509.  doi:10.1007/s10584-013-0926-x
  • Robinson S, H van Meijl, D Willenbockel, H Valin, S Fujimori, T Masui, R Sands, MA Wise, KV Calvin, P Havlik, D Mason d'Croz, A Tabeau, A Kavallari, C Schmitz, JP Dietrich, and M von Lampe. 2014. "Comparing Supply-Side Specifications in Models of Global Agriculture and the Food System." Agricultural Economics 45(1):21-35.  doi:10.1111/agec.12087
  • Rose SK, E Kriegler, R Bibas, KV Calvin, A Popp, D van Vuuren, and J Weyant. 2014. "Bioenergy in Energy Transformation and Climate Management." Climatic Change 123(3-4):477-493.  doi:10.1007/s10584-013-0965-3
  • Thomson AM, GP Kyle, X Zhang, V Bandaru, TO West, MA Wise, RC Izaurralde, and KV Calvin. 2014. "The contribution of future agricultural trends in the US Midwest to global climate change mitigation." Global Environmental Change 24:143-154.  doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2013.11.019
  • von Lampe M, D Willenbockel, H Ahammad, E Blanc, Y Cai, KV Calvin, S Fujimori, T Hasegawa, P Havlik, GP Kyle, H Lotze-Campen, D Mason d'Croz, G Nelson, R Sands, C Schmitz, A Tabeau, H Valin, D van der Mensbrugghe, and H van Meijl. 2014. "Why Do Global Long-term Scenarios for Agriculture Differ? An overview of the AgMIP Global Economic Model Intercomparison." Agricultural Economics 45(1):3-20.  doi:10.1111/agec.12086
  • Wise MA, HC McJeon, KV Calvin, LE Clarke, and GP Kyle. 2014. "Assessing the interactions among U.S. climate policy, biomass energy, and agricultural trade." The Energy Journal 35(Special Issue):, doi:10.5547/01956574.35.si1.9
  • Wise MA, KV Calvin, GP Kyle, P Luckow, and JA Edmonds. 2014. "Economic and Physical Modeling of Land Use in GCAM 3.0 and an Application to Agricultural Productivity, Land, and Terrestrial Carbon." Climate Change Economics 5(2):Article No. 14500.  doi:10.1142/S2010007814500031
  • Wise MA, JJ Dooley, P Luckow, KV Calvin, and GP Kyle. 2014. "Agriculture, Land Use, Energy and Carbon Emission Impacts of Global Biofuel Mandates to Mid-Century." Applied Energy 114:763-773.  doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2013.08.042


  • Calvin KV, MA Wise, D Klein, D McCollum, M Tavoni, B van der Zwaan, and D Van Vuuren. 2013. "A Multi-Model Analysis of the Regional and Sectoral Roles of Bioenergy in Near- and Long-Term CO2 Emissions." Climate Change Economics 4(4):Article No. 1340014.  doi:10.1142/S2010007813400149
  • Calvin KV, MA Wise, LE Clarke, JA Edmonds, GP Kyle, PW Luckow, and AM Thomson. 2013. "Implications of simultaneously mitigating and adapting to climate change: Initial experiments using GCAM." Climatic Change 117(3):545-560.  doi:10.1007/s10584-012-0650-y
  • Chaturvedi V, MI Hejazi, JA Edmonds, LE Clarke, GP Kyle, E Davies, MA Wise, and KV Calvin. 2013. Climate policy implications for agricultural water demandPNNL-22356, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Edmonds JA, PW Luckow, KV Calvin, MA Wise, JJ Dooley, GP Kyle, SH Kim, PL Patel, and LE Clarke. 2013. "Can Radiative Forcing Be Limited to 2.6 Wm-2 Without Negative Emissions From Bioenergy AND CO2 Capture and Storage?" Climatic Change 118(1):29-43.  doi:10.1007/s10584-012-0678-z
  • Eom J, RH Moss, JA Edmonds, KV Calvin, LE Clarke, JJ Dooley, SH Kim, R Kopp, GP Kyle, PW Luckow, PL Patel, AM Thomson, MA Wise, and Y Zhou. 2013. "Scenarios of Future Socio-Economics, Energy, Land Use, and Radiative Forcing." In Engineering Response to Climate Change, 2nd Ed., ed. RG Watts, pp. 81-138  CRC Press Inc, Boca Raton, FL. 
  • Jones AD, WD Collins, JA Edmonds, MS Torn, AC Janetos, KV Calvin, AM Thomson, LM Chini, J Mao, X Shi, P Thornton, G Hurtt, and MA Wise. 2013. "Greenhouse gas policy influences climate via direct effects of land-use change." Journal of Climate 26(11):3657-3670.  doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00377.1
  • Kriegler E, M Tavoni, T Aboumahboub, G Luderer, KV Calvin, G DeMaere, V Krey, K Riahi, H Rosler, M Schaeffer, and D Van Vuuren. 2013. "What does the 2°C Target Imply for a Global Climate Agreement in 2020? The LIMITS Study on Durban Action Platform Scenarios." Climate Change Economics 4(4):Article No. 1340008.  doi:10.1142/S2010007813400083
  • Le Page YLB, G Hurtt, AM Thomson, B Bond-Lamberty, PL Patel, MA Wise, KV Calvin, GP Kyle, LE Clarke, JA Edmonds, and AC Janetos. 2013. "Sensitivity of climate mitigation strategies to natural disturbances." Environmental Research Letters 8(1):Article No. 015018.  doi:10.1088/1748-9326/8/1/015018
  • Le Page YLB, G Hurtt, AM Thomson, B Bond-Lamberty, PL Patel, MA Wise, KV Calvin, GP Kyle, LE Clarke, JA Edmonds, and AC Janetos. 2013. "Sensitivity of climate mitigation strategies to natural disturbances." Environmental Research Letters 8(1):Article No. 015018.  doi:10.1088/1748-9326/8/1/015018
  • Tavoni M, E Kriegler, T Aboumahboub, KV Calvin, G DeMaere, MA Wise, D Klein, J Jewell, T Kober, P Lucas, G Luderer, D McCollum, G Marangoni, K Riahi, and D Van Vuuren. 2013. "The distribution of the major economies’ effort in the Durban platform scenarios." Climate Change Economics 4(4):Article No. 1340009.  doi:10.1142/S2010007813400095
  • van der Zwaan B, H Rosler, T Kober, T Aboumahboub, KV Calvin, D Gernaat, G Marangoni, and D McCollum. 2013. "A Cross-model Comparison of Global Long-term Technology Diffusion under a 2°C Climate Change Control Target." Climate Change Economics 4(4):Article No. 1340013.  doi:10.1142/S2010007813400137
  • van Sluisveld M, D Gernaat, S Ashina, KV Calvin, A Garg, M Isaac, P Lucas, I Mouratiadou, SA Otto, S Rao, PR Shukla, J Van Vliet, and D Van Vuuren. 2013. "A MULTI-MODEL ANALYSIS OF POST-2020 MITIGATION EFFORTS OF FIVE MAJOR ECONOMIES." Climate Change Economics 4(4):Article No. 1340012.  doi:10.1142/S2010007813400125


  • Calvin KV, AA Fawcett, and K Jiang. 2012. "COMPARING MODEL RESULTS TO NATIONAL CLIMATE POLICY GOALS: RESULTS FROM THE ASIA MODELING EXERCISE." Energy Economics 34(Supplement 3):S306-S315.  doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2012.03.008
  • Calvin KV, LE Clarke, V Krey, GJ Blanford, K Jiang, M Kainuma, E Kriegler, G Luderer, and PR Shukla. 2012. "The Role of Asia in Mitigating Climate Change: Results from the Asia Modeling Exercise." Energy Economics 34(Supplement 3):S251S260.  doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2012.09.003
  • Edmonds JA, KV Calvin, LE Clarke, GP Kyle, and MA Wise. 2012. "Energy and technology lessons since Rio." Energy Economics 34(Supplement 1):S7S14.  doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2012.08.037
  • Edmonds JA, KV Calvin, LE Clarke, AC Janetos, SH Kim, MA Wise, and HC McJeon. 2012. "Integrated Assessment Modeling." In Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology, ed. RA Meyers, pp. 5398-5428.  Springer , New York, NY. 
  • Eom J, KV Calvin, LE Clarke, JA Edmonds, SH Kim, R Kopp, GP Kyle, P Luckow, RH Moss, PL Patel, and MA Wise. 2012. "Exploring the Future Role of Asia Utilizing A Scenario Matrix Architecture and Shared Socio-Ecosystem Pathways." Energy Economics 34(Supplement 3):S325-S338.  doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2012.03.012


  • Dooley JJ, and KV Calvin. 2011. "Temporal and Spatial Deployment of Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage Technologies across the Representative Concentration Pathways." In 10th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies, September 19-23, 2010, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Energy Procedia, vol. 4, ed. J Gale, C Hendriks and W Turkenberg, pp. 5845-5852.  Elsevier, London, United Kingdom.  doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2011.02.583
  • Kyle GP, P Luckow, KV Calvin, WR Emanuel, M Nathan, and Y Zhou. 2011. GCAM 3.0 Agriculture and Land Use: Data Sources and MethodsPNNL-21025, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Meinshausen M, SJ Smith, KV Calvin, JS Daniel, M Kainuma, JF Lamarque, K Matsumoto, S Montzka, S Raper, K Riahi, AM Thomson, GJM Velders, and D Van Vuuren. 2011. "The RCP Greenhouse Gas Concentrations and their Extensions from 1765 to 2300." Climatic Change 109(1-2):213-241.  doi:10.1007/s10584-011-0156-z
  • Thomson AM, KV Calvin, SJ Smith, GP Kyle, AC Volke, PL Patel, S Delgado Arias, B Bond-Lamberty, MA Wise, LE Clarke, and JA Edmonds. 2011. "RCP4.5: A Pathway for Stabilization of Radiative Forcing by 2100." Climatic Change 109(1-2):77-94.  doi:10.1007/s10584-011-0151-4


  • Calvin KV, and AM Thomson. 2010. Impact of Heavy Duty Vehicle Emissions Reductions on Global ClimatePNNL-19661, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Calvin KV, JA Edmonds, and MA Wise. 2010. Bioenergy and the importance of land use policy in a carbon-constrained worldPNNL-19462, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Fawcett AA, KV Calvin, F De La Chesnaye, JM Reilly, and J Weyant. 2010. "Overview of EMF 22 U.S. Transition Scenarios." Energy Economics 31(2):S198-S211. 
  • Thomson AM, KV Calvin, LP Chini, G Hurtt, JA Edmonds, B Bond-Lamberty, S Frolking, MA Wise, and AC Janetos. 2010. "Climate mitigation and the future of tropical landscapes." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 107(46):19633-19638 . 
  • Van Vuuren D, JA Edmonds, SJ Smith, KV Calvin, JF Karas, M Kainuma, N Nakicenovic, K Riahi, B van Ruijven, R Swart, and AM Thomson. 2010. "What do near-term observations tell us about long-term developments in greenhouse gas emissions?" Climatic Change 103(3-4):635-642.  doi:10.1007/s10584-010-9940-4


  • Calvin KV, JA Edmonds, B Bond-Lamberty, LE Clarke, SH Kim, GP Kyle, SJ Smith, AM Thomson, and MA Wise. 2009. "2.6: Limiting Climate Change to 450 ppm CO2 Equivalent in the 21st Century." Energy Economics 31(2):S107-S120. 
  • Calvin KV, JA Edmonds, LE Clarke, B Bond-Lamberty, SH Kim, MA Wise, AM Thomson, and GP Kyle. 2009. Land-use LeakagePNNL-18585, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Calvin KV, PL Patel, AA Fawcett, LE Clarke, K Fisher-Vanden, JA Edmonds, SH Kim, R Sands, and MA Wise. 2009. "The Distribution and Magnitude of Emissions Mitigation Costs in Climate Stabilization Under Less Than Perfect International Cooperation: SGM Results." Energy Economics 31(2):S187-S197 . 
  • Kyle GP, LE Clarke, G Pugh, MA Wise, KV Calvin, JA Edmonds, and SH Kim. 2009. "The Value of Advanced Technology in Meeting 2050 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Targets in the United States." Energy Economics 31(2):S254-S267. 
  • Wise MA, KV Calvin, AM Thomson, LE Clarke, B Bond-Lamberty, RD Sands, SJ Smith, AC Janetos, and JA Edmonds. 2009. "Implications of Limiting CO2 Concentrations for Land Use and Energy." Science 324(5931):1183-1186 . 

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