• Assessment of Gender Inequality in Global Supply Chains 

      Vélez, Ana Maria Arbeláez (Master thesis, 2018)
      Gender inequality affects women all around the world in several aspects of the social and economic domain. Such as employment, education, participation in the governments, amongst others. The gender inequality in employment ...
    • Connecting global emissions to fundamental human needs and their satisfaction 

      Vita, Gibran; Wood, Richard; Stadler, Konstantin; Hertwich, Edgar G. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      While quality of life (QOL) is the result of satisfying human needs, our current provision strategies result in global environmental degradation. To ensure sustainable QOL, we need to understand the environmental impact ...
    • Development of a Consumption-based Environmental Performance Index 

      Telnes, Christina Moseng (Master thesis, 2017)
      Exceeding pressure is put on the Earth s ecosystems through increased consumption and human activities. Maintaining a sustainable level of resource use and keeping environmental impacts within acceptable limits is one of ...
    • Environmental and resource footprints in a global context: Europe’s structural deficit in resource endowments 

      Tukker, Arnold; Bulavskaya, Tanya; Giljum, Stefan; de Koning, Arjan; Lutter, Stephan; Silva Simas, Moana; Stadler, Konstantin; Wood, Richard (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      The European Union (EU) has proposed in its Resource-efficiency roadmap a ‘dashboard of indicators’ consisting of four headline indicators for carbon, water, land and materials. The EU recognizes the need to use a ...
    • Environmental impacts of household consumption: from demand patterns to mitigation strategies 

      Ivanova, Diana (Doctoral theses at NTNU;2018:238, Doctoral thesis, 2018)
    • EXIOBASE 3: Developing a time series of detailed environmentally extended multi‐regional input‐output tables 

      Stadler, Konstantin; Wood, Richard; Bulavskaya, Tatyana; Södersten, Carl-Johan; Silva Simas, Moana; Schmidt, Sarah; Usubiaga, Arkaitz; Acosta-Fernandez, Jose; Kuenen, Jeroen; Bruckner, Martin; Giljum, Stefan; Lutter, Stephan; Merciai, Stefano; Schmidt, Jannick H.; Theurl, Michaela; Plutzar, Christoph; Kastner, Thomas; Eisenmenger, Nina; Erb, Karl-Heinz; de Koning, Arjan; Tukker, Arnold (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Environmentally extended multiregional input‐output (EE MRIO) tables have emerged as a key framework to provide a comprehensive description of the global economy and analyze its effects on the environment. Of the available ...
    • Global Sustainability Accounting - Developing EXIOBASE for Multi-Regional Footprint Analysis 

      Wood, Richard; Stadler, Konstantin; Bulavskaya, Tatyana; Lutter, Stephan; Giljum, Stefan; de Koning, Arjan; Kuenen, Jeroen; Schutz, Helmut; Acosta-Fernandez, Jose; Usubiaga, Arkaitz; Silva Simas, Moana; Ivanova, Olga; Weinzettel, Jan; Schmidt, Jannick H.; Merciai, Stefano; Tukker, Arnold (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Measuring progress towards sustainable development requires appropriate frameworks and databases. The System of Environmental-Economic Accounts (SEEA) is undergoing continuous refinement with these objectives in mind. In ...
    • Growth in Environmental Footprints and Environmental Impacts Embodied in Trade: Resource Efficiency Indicators from EXIOBASE3 

      Wood, Richard; Stadler, Konstantin; Silva Simas, Moana; Bulavskaya, Tatyana; Giljum, Stefan; Lutter, Stephan; Tukker, Arnold (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Most countries show a relative decoupling of economic growth from domestic resource use, implying increased resource efficiency. However, international trade facilitates the exchange of products between regions with disparate ...
    • Headline Environmental Indicators Revisited with the Global Multi-Regional Input-Output Database EXIOBASE 

      Steinmann, Zoran J.N.; Schipper, Aafke M.; Stadler, Konstantin; Wood, Richard; Koning, A. J.; Tukker, Arnold; Huijbregts, Mark A. J, (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Environmentally extended multiregion input‐output (EEMRIO) databases are used to quantify numerous environmental pressures and impacts from a consumption perspective. However, for targeted communication with decision makers, ...
    • Mapping the carbon footprint of EU regions 

      Ivanova, Diana; Vita, Gibran; Steen-Olsen, Kjartan; Stadler, Konstantin; Melo, Patricia C; Wood, Richard; Hertwich, Edgar G. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      While the EU Commission has encouraged Member States to combine national and international climate change mitigation measures with subnational environmental policies, there has been little harmonized effort towards the ...
    • Prioritizing Consumption-Based Carbon Policy Based on the Evaluation of Mitigation Potential Using Input-Output Methods 

      Wood, Richard; Moran, Daniel; Stadler, Konstantin; Ivanova, Diana; Steen-Olsen, Kjartan; Tisserant, Alexandre; Hertwich, Edgar G. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Carbon footprints aim to engage consumers in contributing to climate‐change mitigation. Consumption‐oriented policy measures attempt to cause voluntary or incentivized interventions that reduce environmental impact through ...
    • Protein kinase C activation mediates interferon-β-induced neuronal excitability changes in neocortical pyramidal neurons 

      Reetz, Olivia; Stadler, Konstantin; Strauss, Ulf (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Background Cytokines are key players in the interactions of the immune and nervous systems. Recently, we showed that such interplay is mediated by type I interferons (IFNs), which elevate the excitability of neocortical ...
    • Resource footprints and their ecosystem consequences 

      Verones, Francesca; Moran, Daniel; Stadler, Konstantin; Kanemoto, Keiichiro; Wood, Richard (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      A meaningful environmental impact analysis should go beyond the accounting of pressures from resource use and actually assess how resource demand affects ecosystems. The various currently available footprints of nations ...
    • The country converter coco - a Python package for converting country names between different classification schemes 

      Stadler, Konstantin (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Gathering the data basis for regional to global models and scenarios in many scientific fields regularly requires the parsing of multiple data sources. In particular for data related to economic (national accounts, trade ...
    • The Environmental Impacts of Human Needs and Lifestyles: Connecting the global economy, natural resources and human wellbeing 

      Vita, Gibran (Doctoral theses at NTNU;2018:374, Doctoral thesis, 2018)
      Industrial ecology tools have a role in informing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. However, a more socially meaningful industrial ecology would have a stronger impact. Identifying the most feasible options ...
    • Towards robust, authoritative assessments of environmental impacts embodied in trade: Current state and recommendations 

      Tukker, Arnold; de Koning, Arjan; Owen, Anne; Lutter, Stephan; Bruckner, Martin; Giljum, Stefan; Stadler, Konstantin; Wood, Richard; Hoekstra, Rutger (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Global multiregional input‐output databases (GMRIOs) became the standard tool for tracking environmental impacts through global supply chains. To date, several GMRIOs are available, but the numerical results differ. This ...
    • Trade and the role of non-food commodities for global eutrophication 

      Hamilton, Helen Ann; Ivanova, Diana; Stadler, Konstantin; Merciai, Stefano; Schmidt, Jannick; Van Zelm, Rosalie; Moran, Daniel; Wood, Richard (Journal article, 2018)
      The oversupply of nutrients (phosphorous and nitrogen) in fresh and marine water bodies presents a serious ecosystem threat due to impacts on water quality through eutrophication. With agriculture characterized as a primary ...
    • Variation in trends of consumption based carbon accounts 

      Wood, Richard; Moran, Daniel; Rodrigues, João F. D.; Stadler, Konstantin (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      The UNFCCC requires the annual reporting of greenhouse gas emissions. These inventories focus on emissions within a territory, and do not capture the effect of emissions embodied in imports. Consumption based carbon ...