Sucharita Gopal Publications

Selected publications on this site range from 2012 to present.
*Denotes Student


Kaufmann, R. K., Mann, M. L., Gopal, S., Liederman, J. A., Howe, P. D., Pretis, F., Tang, X., Gilmore, M., 2016. “Spatial heterogeneity of climate change as an experiential basis for skepticism.” PNAS.


Gopal, S., Kaufman, L., Holden, C.*, Ribera, M.*, Pasquarella, V.*, Shank, B., & Pitts, J.* “Modeling Coastal and Marine Environmental Risks in Belize using MIDAS”. Coastal Management, 2015. DOI:10.1080/08920753.2015.1030292


Chan, D. V. Gopal, S., and Helfrich, C. 2014. Accessibility patterns and community integration among previously homeless adults: A Geographic Information Systems (GIS) approach. Social Science & Medicine, 120: 142-152. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.09.005

Mann, M.L.*, R.K. KaufmannD.M. BauerS. Gopal, M. Nomack, J. Womack, K. Sullivan, and B.S. Filho.  2014.  Pasture conversion and competitive land rents in the Amazon.  Ecological Economics 97:182-190. doi:10.1016/j.ecolecon.2013.11.014


Chan, D.V., Helfrich, C.A., Hursh, N.C., Rogers, E. S., and Gopal, S. (2013). Measuring community integration using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and participatory mapping for people who were once homeless. Health and Place. 27. 92-101.

Kaufmann, RKS. Gopal, X. Tang, S. M. Raciti, PE Lyons, N. Geron, and F. Craig. 2013. Revisiting the weather effect on energy consumption; implications for the impact of climate change, Energy Policy, Volume 62, November 2013, Pages 1377–1384. doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2013.07.056

Irit Altman, Roel Boumans, Joe Roman, Suchi Gopal, and Les Kaufman. 2013. An Ecosystem Accounting Framework for Marine Ecosystem-Based Management in Michael J. Fogarty (Editor), James J. McCarthy (Editor), The Sea, Volume 16: Marine Ecosystem-Based Management (The Sea: Ideas and Observations on Progress in the Study of the Seas) [Hardcover], Harvard University Press (link).


Sucharita Gopal, (2012). “Global synthesis of Searchlight reports using knowledge discovery and visualization”, Foresight, Vol. 14 Iss: 6, pp.468 – 488.

Gopal, S. and Najam, A. (2012). Connecting the Dots: Information Visualization and Text Analysis of the Searchlight Project Newsletters. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, February 2012 (36 pages). ISBN: 978-1-936727-05-6. (pdf)

Mann, M.L.* R.K. Kaufmann, D.M. Bauer, S. Gopal, J.G. Baldwin, M. Vera-Diaz,  2012, Ecosystem service value and agricultural conversion in the Amazon, implications for policy intervention, Resource and Environmental Economics. 53(2):279-295. doi: 10.1007/s10640-012-9562-6