Publications 2005 and earlier

2005 and earlier Publications

Journal Articles
Anderies, J.M., 2005. Minimal models and agroecological policy at the regional scale: An application to salinity problems in southeastern Australia.Regional Environmental Change5(1):1-17.

Anderies, J.M., M.A. Janssen and E. Ostrom (2004), A framework to analyze the robustness of social-ecological systems from an institutional perspective, Ecology and Society9(1): 18. URL:

Goldstone, R.L. and M.A. Janssen (2005), Computational models of collective behaviour,Trends in Cognitive Science9(9): 424-430.

Janssen, M.A. (2005), Evolution of institutional rules: an immune system perspective,Complexity11(1): 16-23.

Janssen, M.A., J.M. Anderies and B.H. Walker (2004), Robust strategies for managing rangelands with multiple stable attractors,Journal of Environmental Economics and Management47:140-162.

Janssen, M.A., T.A. Kohler, and M. Scheffer (2003), Sunk-cost effects and vulnerability to collapse in ancient societies,Current Anthropology44(5): 722-728.

Janssen, M.A. and M. Scheffer (2004), Overexploitation of renewable resources by ancient societies and the role of sunk cost effects,Ecology and Society9(1): 6. URL:

Book Chapters
Ahn, T.K., M.A. Janssen and E. Ostrom (2004), Signals, symbols and human cooperation, in R.W. Sussman and A.R. Chapman (eds.)Origins and Nature of Sociality, Aldine De Gruyter, New York: 122-139.

Andersson, K., and M.A. Janssen (2004), Institutional innovation and adaptive management: learning from Bolivia’s decentralization experiment, S.S. Light (ed)The Role of Biodiversity Conservation in the Transition to Rural Sustainability,IOS Press Amsterdam, 63-78.

Ostrom, E. and M.A. Janssen (2004), Multi-Level Governance and Resilience of Social-Ecological Systems, M. Spoor (ed.)Globalisation, Poverty and Conflict: A Critical 'Development' Reader,Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht and Boston: 239-259.

York, A.M., M.A. Janssen and E. Ostrom (2005), Incentives affecting decisions of nonindustrial private forest landowners about using their land, in P. Dauverge (ed.)International Handbook of Environmental Politics,Edward Elgar Publishers, Cheltenham, UK, pp. 233-248.