Publications

copies of papers can be accessed on researchgate

  • Oldekop JA, Sims KRE, Karna BK, Whittingham MJ, Agrawal A (2019) Reductions in deforestation and poverty from decentralized forest management in Nepal. Nature Sustainability, 2: 421-428. [covered by multiple media outlets – including Reuters]
  • Giller KE, Drupady IM, Fontana LB, Oldekop JA (2018) The SDGs–aspirations or inspirations for global sustainability (Introduction to Special Issue). Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, 34: A1-A2.
  • Oldekop JA, Sims KRE, Whittingham MJ, Agrawal A (2018) An upside of globalisation: International outmigration drives reforestation in Nepal. Global Environmental Change, 52: 66-74. [covered by SciDev.net, and Yale360]
  • den Braber, Evans KL, Oldekop JA (2018) Impact of protected areas on poverty, extreme poverty and inequality in Nepal. Conservation Letterse12576
  • Erbaugh JT, Oldekop JA (2018) Forest landscape restoration for livelihoods and wellbeing. Current Opinions in Environmental Sustainability, 32: 76-83.
  • Hajjar R, Oldekop JA (2018) Research frontiers in community forest management. Current Opinions in Environmental Sustainability, 32: 119-125.  
  • Vang Rasmussen L, Bierbaum R, Oldekop JA, Agrawal A (2017) Bridging the practitioner-researcher divide: Indicators to track environmental, economic, and sociocultural sustainability of agricultural commodity production. Global Environmental Change, 42: 33-46.
  • Hajjar R*, Oldekop JA*, Agrawal A, Cronkleton P, Etue E, Newton P, Russel AJM, Tjajadi JS, Zhou W (2016) The data not collected on community forestry. Conservation Biology, 30(6): 1357-1362 . *joint lead authors
  • Newton P, Oldekop JA, Brodnig G, Karna B, Agrawal A (2016) Carbon, biodiversity, and livelihoods in forest commons: synergies, trade-offs, and implications for REDD+. Environmental Research Letters, 11(4): 044017.
  • Oldekop JA, et al. [44 authors] (2016) 100 key research questions for the post-2015 development agenda. Development Policy Review, 34(1): 55-82. [covered by SciDev.net]
  • Oldekop JA, Holmes G, Harris WE, Evans KL (2016) A global assessment of the social and conservation outcomes of protected areas. Conservation Biology, 30(1): 133-141. [within the journal’s top 5 most downloaded papers of 2016]
  • Oldekop JA, Chappell MJ, Borges Peixoto FE, Paglia, Schmoeller M, Evans KL (2015) Linking Brazil’s food security policies to agricultural change. Food Security, 7: 779-793.
  • Pfeifer M …, Oldekop JA, et al. (2014). BIOFRAG – A new database for analysing BIOdiversity responses to forest FRAGmentation. Ecology and Evolution, 4(7): 1-14.
  • Oldekop JA, Bebbington AJ, Hennermann K, McMorrow J, Springate DA, Torres B, Truelove NK, Tysklind N, Villamarín S, Preziosi RF (2013) Evaluating the effects of common-pool resource institutions and market forces on species richness and forest cover in indigenous Kichwa communities. Conservation Letters, 6(2): 107-115.
  • Oldekop JA, Bebbington AJ, Truelove NK, Tysklind N, Villamarín S, Preziosi RF (2012) Co-abundance patterns of common and rare leaf-litter frogs, epiphytic ferns and dung beetles across a gradient of human disturbance. PLoS One, 7(3): e38922.
  • Oldekop JA, Truelove NK, Villamarín S, Preziosi RF (2012) Information flows in community-based monitoring exercises in the Ecuadorian Amazon. International Journal of Zoology, Article ID 980520.
  • Oldekop JA, Bebbington AJ, Holmes, G, Truelove NK, Villamarín S., Preziosi RF (2012) Environmental impacts and scarcity perception influence local institutions in indigenous Amazonian Kichwa communities. Human Ecology, 40(1): 101-115.
  • Oldekop JA, Bebbington AJ, Berdel F, Truelove NK, Wiersberg T, Preziosi RF (2011) Testing the accuracy of non-experts in biodiversity monitoring exercises. Biodiversity and Conservation, 20(12): 2615-2626.
  • Oldekop JA, Bebbington AJ, Brockington D, Preziosi RF (2010) Understanding the lessons and limitations of Conservation and Development. Conservation Biology, 24(2): 461-469.