The Joint Program produces several publications to inform decision-makers about the risks associated with the impacts of global change, and the implications of policy measures aimed at minimizing those risks:

Signature Publications

  • Food, Water, Energy and Climate Outlook – Biennial report on the world's current development path and its implications for food and water security, energy and climate
  • Global Changes – Semi-annual magazine highlighting research results, news and events at the Joint Program and collaborating MIT organizations

Peer-Reviewed Research

  • Journal articles and book chapters, and Joint Program Reprints of these publications.

Joint Program Publications

  • Joint Program Reports – Our working paper series. Research results, reviews and commentaries on various aspects of global change
  • Technical Notes – Technical details of Joint Program models and supporting data sets and analyses
  • Policy Notes – Summaries of important global change topics

Other Publications

  • Student Theses - PhD dissertations and MS theses by former Joint Program student research assistants
  • Conference Proceedings - Abstracts of papers and posters presented at professional conferences and workshops
  • Congressional Testimonies – Invited presentations by Joint Program researchers to Senate and Congressional committees