The SSP database aims at the documentation of quantitative projections of the so-called Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSPs) and related Integrated Assessment scenarios.What is the SSP data and IAM database?
The SSP database has been established by the Working Group on “Quantitative SSP Data and IAM Scenarios” of the joint IAV-IAM Committee to coordinate the development of new socio-economic scenarios more info. All SSP information that is provided on this website is preliminary and work in progress.What quantifications are available for SSPs?
Specifically, for the following elements quantifications are available: For each SSP a single population and urbanization scenario, developed by the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), is provided.How many IAM teams are involved in the SSP scenarios development?
In total six IAM teams including FEEM, IIASA, PBL, NIES, PIK and PNNL participated so far in the SSP scenarios development process (the teams contributed voluntary to the process; as entrance criterion the ability to report emission and land-use variables was used). Each SSP has been implemented by multiple IAM models.