PD Dr. Karin Frank


Drees, R., Linstädter, A., Frank, K., Müller, B., (2012). Which household tolerates droughts? - Strategies to secure pastoral livelihoods. Proceedings of International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software (iEMSs), 8 Seiten.

Dressler, G., Müller, B., Frank, K. (2012). Mobility – a panacea for pastoralism? An ecological-economic modelling approach. Proceedings of International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software (iEMSs), 8 Seiten.

Müller, B., Quaas, M.F., Frank, K., Baumgärtner, S. (2011a). Pitfalls and Potential of Institutional Change: Rain-Index Insurance and the Sustainability of Rangeland Management. Ecological Economics (70), 2137-2144. (Link: doi:

Schlüter, M., Müller, B., Frank, K., (2012a). MORE - Modeling for Resilience Thinking and Ecosystem Stewardship, Arbeitspapier, online verfügbar auf  http://ssrn.com/abstract=2037723.

Müller, B., Frank, K., and Wissel, C. (2007). Relevance of rest periods in non-equilibrium rangeland systems - a modelling analysis. Agricultural Systems 92: 295-317.

Müller, B., Linstädter, A., Frank, K., Bollig, M., and Wissel, C. (2007). Learning from local knowledge: modeling the pastoral-nomadic range management of the Himba, Namibia. Ecol. Appl. 17: 1857-1875.

Heinz, S.K., Wissel, C., and Frank, K. (2006) On the viability of metapopulations: individual dispersal behaviour matters. Landscape Ecology 21: 77-89.

Frank, K., Baumgärtner, S., Becker, C., Müller, B., and Quaas, M. (2006). Ecological-economic models for sustainable grazing in semi-arid regions: between concepts and case studies. In: Leser, H. (Ed.): The Changing Culture and Nature of Namibia: Case Studies. Publishing House Basler Afrika Bibliographien, Basel - Windhoek, 69 - 89.

Frank, K. (2005) Metapopulation persistence in heterogeneous landscapes: Lessons about the effect of stochasticity. The American Naturalist 165: 374-388.

Frank, K., Lorek, H., Köster, F., Sonnenschein, M., Wissel, C, and Grimm, V. (2003) META-X: Software for Metapopulation Viability Analysis. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg.