Raimund Bleischwitz

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Senior Fellow

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Past Fellow
Year
2012

Biography

Biography

Raimund Bleischwitz is a Ph.D. economist, and works as Co-Director of the Research Group ‘Material Flows and Resource Management’ at the Wuppertal Institute in Germany. He is also Visiting Professor at the College of Europe in Bruges, Belgium and lecturer at the University of Wuppertal. Raimund has fifteen years plus experience in research on sustainability, resource efficiency, incentive systems, environmental and resource economics, and raw material conflicts. He has published ten books and some 200 articles, including his latest books The International Economics of Resource Efficiency (Springer Publisher 2010) and Sustainable Resource Management (Greenleaf Publisher 2009 with Stefan Bringezu). This year he will focus his research on the resources required for developing green industries, with a particular look at China’s role as a supplier of essential materials.

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