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Levin Lab - 2020 Publications
Archive of Recent Years

Adger, W.N. et al. (including S.A. Levin). 2020. Urbanization, migration and adaptation to climate change. One Earth: .pdf

Anderson, T., Basu, K., Dixit, A., Holstrom, B., Levin, S., Roine, J., Spagnolo G., Soderberg-Naucler, C., Wahlgren, M., and J. Weibull. (2020, November 19). DN Debatt: Anders Tegnells argument mot munskydd haller inte (DN Debate: Ander Tegnell's argument against mouthguards does not hold up). Dagens Nyheter. To read, click here.

Barfuss, W., Donges, J., Vasconcelos, V., Kurths, J., and S.A. Levin. 2020. Caring for the future can turn tragedy into comedy for long-term collective action under risk of collapse. PNAS: doi/10.1073/pnas.1916545117. .pdf

Barrett, S. et al. (including S.A. Levin). 2020. Social dimensions of fertility behavior and consumption patterns in the Anthropocene. PNAS: 117(12): 6300-6307. .pdf

Basu, K., Dixit , A., Dufwenberg, M., Holmstrom, B., Levin, S., Roine, J., Spagnolo, G., Soderberg-Naucler, C., Wahlgren, M., and J. Weibull. (2020, December 21). Debatt: Den skyddande effekten av munskydd ar stor. Dagens Medicin. To read, click here.

Benth, F., Eikeset, A., Levin, S.A., and W. Ren. 2020. Analysis of the risk premium in the forward market for salmon. Journal of Commodity .pdf

Bolton, P., Levin, S.A., and F. Samama. 2020. "Navigating the ESG World." In Sustainable Investing: A Path to a New Horizon, eds. H. Bril, G. Kell, and A. Rasche. London, UK: Routledge.

Brumley, D.R., Carrara, F., Hein, A.H., Levin, S.A., and R. Stocker. 2020. Cutting through the noise: Bacterial chemotaxis in marine microenvironments. Frontiers in Marine Science 7: 527. .pdf

Burgess, M.G. et al. (including S.A. Levin). 2020. Opportunities for agent-based modeling in human dimensions of fisheries. Fish and Fisheries: DOI: 10.1111/faf.12447. .pdf

Carlson, A.K., Levin, S.A., and D.I. Rubenstein. 2020. The garden state to the rescue: Helping build more sustainable food systems. The Conversation (June 3, 2020). Click here to read.

Carlson, A.K., Levin, S.A., and D.I. Rubenstein. 2020. Linking multiscalar fisheries using metacoupling models. Frontiers in Marine Science 7: 614. .pdf

Carlson, A.K., Tayor, W.W., Rubenstein, D.I., Levin, S.A., and J. Liu. 2020. Global marine fishing across space and time. Sustainability 12(11): 4714. .pdf

Carrara, F., Brumley, D.R., Hein, A.M., Yawata, Y., Salek, M.M., Lee, K.S., Sliwerska, E., Levin, S.A., and R. Stocker. 2020. Generating controlled dynamic chemical landscapes to study microbial behavior. The Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) 155: doi: 10.3791/60589. Read and watch the video here.

Chen, J., Eubank, S., Levin, S., Mortveit, H., Venkataramanan, S., Vullikanti, A., and M. Marathe. 2020. Networked epidemiology for COVID-19. SIAM News. .pdf

Dieckmann, O., Gavrilets, S., Gyllenberg, M., Levin, S.A., and M. Lewis, eds. 2020. Preface by the editors. Special Issue of the Journal of Mathematical Biology to Honor Alan Hastings 65th Birthday 80: 1-2. .pdf

Dobson, A.P., Godfray, C.J., Levin, S.A., Pacala, S.W., Rubenstein, D.I., and B.H. Singer. 2020. Resolution of respect for Robert M. May (1936-2000), Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America: doi: 10.1126/science.abd7343. .pdf

Folke, C. et al. (including S.A. Levin). 2020. An invitation for more research on transnational corporations and the biosphere. Nature Ecology & Evolution 4(494). .pdf

Folke, C. et al. (including S.A. Levin). 2020. Our future in the Anthropocene biosphere: Resilient societies and global sustainability. Beijer Discussion Papers Series 272. Available from: .pdf

Galvani, A., Hastings, A., Levin, S.A., and B.H. Singer. 2020. Robert May, 1936-2020, a man for all disciplines. PNAS 117(38): 23199-23201. .pdf

Garcia, C.A., Hagstrom, G.I., Larkin, A.,, Ustick, L., Levin, S.A., Lomas, M..W., and A.C. Martiny. 2020. Linking regional shifts in microbial genome adaptation with surface ocean biogeochemistry. Philosophical Transactions B: .pdf

Goel, N., Guttal, V., Levin, S.A., and A.C. Staver. 2020. Dispersal increases the resilience of tropical savanna and forest distributions. The American Naturalist 195(5): 833-850. .pdf

Gross, L.J., Hallam, T.G., and S.A. Levin. 2020. Foreword by the editors. In Mathematics of Planet Earth, ed. M. Teboh-Ewungken, and G. Ngwa. 2020. New York, NY: Springer-Verlag. Forthcoming.

Kempes, C.P. and S. A. Levin. 2020. Generalized stoichometry and biogeochemistry for astrobiological applications. Special Issue of BMB in honor of Jim Murray. Forthcoming.

Laxminarayan, R., Fitzpatrick, S., and S. Levin. (2020, December 9). How to build trust in Covid-19 vaccines. The Nautilus 093. To read click here.

Levin, S.A. 1993. Approaches to forecasting biomass yields in large marine ecosystems. In Large Marine Ecosystems: Stress, Mitigation, and Sustainability, eds. K. Sherman, L.M. Alexander, and B.D. Gold, 36-39. Washington D.C.: American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Press. Reprinted in: 2020, Ocean Sustainability: Assessing and Managing the World's Large Marine Ecosystems: LME Theory to Practice Volume, eds. K. Sherman and B. Peterson, 18-22. SCOPE 73.

Levin. S.A. 2020. "Collective cooperation: From ecological communities to global governance and back." In Unsolved Problems in Ecology, ed. A. Dobson, D. Tilman, and R. Holt. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Levin, S.A. (2020, December 15). "Emergent and vanishing biodiversity, and evolutionary suicide." In Policy Projects: Reversing Biodiversity Loss. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B. To read click here,

Levin, S.A. 2020. Evolving an ecological perspective. Winter Issue of The Bridge on Complex Unifiable Systems 50(4): 58-60. .pdf

Levin, S., Reeves, M., and A. Levina. 2020. "Business and sustainability: From the firm to the biosphere." In Sustainable Investing: A Path to a New Horizon, ed. H. Bril, G. Kell, and A. Rasche. London, UK: Routledge.

Li, A., Zhou, L., Su, Q., Cornelius, S.P., Liu Y.-Y., Wang, L., and S.A. Levin. 2020. Evolution of cooperation on temporal networks. Nature Communications: .pdf

Liao, C., Rubenstein, D.I., Levin, S.A.. Clark, P.E., and A. Agrawal. 2020. Landscape sustainability science in the drylands: Mobility, rangelands and livelihoods. Landscale Ecology: doi: 10.1007/s10980-020-01068-8. .pdf

McManus, L.C., Vasconcelos, V.V., Levin, S.A., Thompson, D.M., Kleypas, J.A.., Castruccio, S., Curchitser, E.N., and J.R. Watson. Extreme temperature events will drive coral decline in the Coral Triangle. Global Change Biology 26(4): 2120-2133. .pdf

Molina, C., Akcay, E., Dieckmann, U, Levin, S.A., and E. Rovenskaya. 2020. Combating climate change with matching-commitment agreements. Nature Scientific Reports 10: 10251. .pdf

Morris, D.H., Petrova, V.N., Rossine, F.W., Parker, E., Grenfell, B.T., Neher, R.A., Levin, S.A., and C.A. Russell. 2020. Asynchrony between virus diversity and immune selection limits influenza virus evolution. eLife. To read, cick here.

Patterson, D.D., Levin, S.A., Staver, A.C., and J.D. Touboul. 2020. Probabilistic foundations of the spatical mean-field models in ecology and applications. SIAM Journal on Applied Dynamical Systems 19(4): 2682-2719. .pdf

Pinsky, M.L., Fenichel, E., Fogarty, M., Levin, S., McCay, B., St. Martin, K., Selden, R.L., and T. Young. 2020. Fish and fisheries in hot water: What is happening and how do we adapt? Population Ecology: .pdf

Polasky, S., Crepin, A..-S., Biggs, R. (O.), Carpenter, S.R., Folke, C., Peterson, G., Scheffer, M., Barrett, S., Daily G., Ehrlich, P., Howarth, R.B., Hughes, T., Levin, S.A., Shogren, J.F., Troell, M., Walker, B., and A. Xepapdeas. 2020. Corridors of clarity: Four principles to overcome uncertainty paralysis in the Anthropocene. BioScience: .pdf

Reeves, M., Levin, S., Desai, S., and K. Whitaker. (2020, December 19). Resilience vs. efficiency: Calibrating the tradeoff. BCG: Henderson Institute. Click here to read.

Reeves, M., Levin, S.A., Fink, T., and A. Levina. 2020. Taming complexity. Harvard Business Review (January-February). Read here.

Reeves, M., Levin, S., Kell, G., Whitaker, K., and S. Nanda. 2020. Emerging strategy lessons from COVID-19. Boston Consulting Group, Henderson Institute (April 12, 2020). Click here to read.

Saad-Roy, C.M., Arinaminpathy, N., Wingreen, N.S., Levin, S.A., Akey, J.M., and B.T. Grenfell. 2020. Implications of localized charge fo human inluenza A H1N1 hemagglutinin evolution: Insights from deep mutational scans. PLoS Computational Biology 16(6): e1007892. .pdf

Saad-Roy, C.M., Wagner, C.E., Baker, R.E., Morris, S.E., Farrar, J., Graham, A. L., Levin, S.A., Metcalf, C.E., and B.T. Grenfell. 2020. Immune life-history, vaccination and the dynamics of SARS-CoV-2 over the next five years. Science: doi: 10.1126/science.abd7343. .pdf

Saad-Roy, C.M., Wingreen, N.S., Levin, S.A., and B.T. Grenfell. 2020. Dynamics in a simple evolutionary-epidemiological model for the evolution of an initial asymptomatic infection stage. PNAS: .pdf

Sabin Aspen Vaccine Science and Public Policy Group (including S.A. Levin). 2020. The Sabin Aspin Vaccine Science and Policy Group Report: Meeting the Challenges of Vaccine Hesitancy. .pdf

Schrom, E.C., Levin, S.A., and A.L. Graham. 2020. Quorum sensing via dynamic cytokine signaling comprehensively explains divergent patterns of effector choice among helper T cells. PLoS Computational Biology: .pdf

Vasconcelos, V.V., Hannam, P., Levin, S.A., and J. Pacheco. 2020. Coaltion-structured governance improves cooperation to provide public goods. Nature Scientific Reports 10: 9194. .pdf

Wagner, C.E., Prentice, J.A., Saad-Roy, C.M., Yang, L., Grenfell, B.T., Levin, S.A., and R. Laxminarayan. 2020. Economic and behavioral influencers of vaccination and antimicrobial use. Frontiers in Public Health: .pdf

Wang, S., Seung, S., and S. Tilghman (signed by S.A. Levin et al.). 2020. Unchecked, COVID-19 could kill more than 50K in N.J., group of scientists say. The lockdown will save lives. NJ. com (March 25, 2020). Read here.