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Bierbaum, R.M., and P.A. Matson. 2013. Energy in the Context of Sustainability. Daedalus 142(1): 146-161.

Matson, P.A.  2013. "From Global Environmental Change to Sustainability Science: Ecosystem Studies in the Yaqui Valley, Mexico" pp. 233-242. In Fundamentals of Ecosystem Science, Weathers, K.C., D.L. Strayer, and G.E. Likens (eds).  Academic Press: Elsevier, Inc.

DeFries, R.S., E.C. Ellis, F.S. Chapin, P.A Matson, B.L. Turner, A. Agrawal, P.J. Crutzen, C. Field, P. Gleick, P.M. Kareiva, E. Lambin, D. Liverman, E. Ostrom, P.A. Sanchez, and J. Syvitski. 2012. "Planetary opportunities: A social contract for global change science to contribute to a sustainable future." BioScience 62(6): 603-606.

Matson, P.A. (ed). 2012. Seeds of Sustainability: Lessons from the Birthplace of the Green Revolution in Agriculture. Washington, DC: Island Press.

Chapin III, F.S., P.A. Matson, and P. Vitousek.  2011.  Principles of Terrestrial Ecosystem Ecology. New York: Springer.

Chen, Xin-Ping, Zhen-Ling Cui, P.M. Vitousek, K.G. Cassman, P.A. Matson, Jin-Shun Bai, Quin-Feng Meng et al. 2011. Integrated soil-crop system management for food security. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108(16): 6399-6404.

Hinckley, E.S., and P.A. Matson. Transformations, transport, and potential unintended consequences of high sulfur inputs to Napa Valley vineyards. 2011. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108(34): 14005-14010, doi 10.1073/pnas.1110741108. 

Hinckley, E.S., S. Fendorf, and P.A. Matson. 2011. Short-term fates of high sulfur inputs in Northern California vineyard soils. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems 89(1): 135-142, doi: 10.1007/s10705-010-9383-3. 

National Research Council of the National Academies Committee (Matson, co-chair). 2010. America's Climate Choices: Advancing the Science of Climate Change. Washington, DC: National Academy Press.

Ahrens, T.E., D.B Lobell, J.I. Ortiz-Monasterio, Y. Li, and P.A. Matson. 2010. "Narrowing the agronomic yield gap with improved nitrogen use efficiency: a modeling approach." Ecological Applications 20(1): 91-100.