Modeling the dynamics of the integrated earth system and the value of global ecosystem services using the GUMBO model

@inproceedings{Boumans2002ModelingTD,
  title={Modeling the dynamics of the integrated earth system and the value of global ecosystem services using the GUMBO model},
  author={Roelof Boumans and Robert Costanza and Joshua C. Farley and Matthew A. Wilson and Rosimeiry Gomes Portela and Jan Rotmans and Ferdinando Villa and Monica Grasso},
  year={2002}
}
A global unified metamodel of the biosphere (GUMBO) was developed to simulate the integrated earth system and assess the dynamics and values of ecosystem services. It is a ‘metamodel’ in that it represents a synthesis and a simplification of several existing dynamic global models in both the natural and social sciences at an intermediate level of complexity. The current version of the model contains 234 state variables, 930 variables total, and 1715 parameters. GUMBO is the first global model… CONTINUE READING
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