International trade linked with disease incidence from airborne particulate pollution

Yanyan Xiao

The University of Sydney

Yanyan Xiao is a PhD student in Integrated Sustainability Analysis, The University of Sydney, studying in the area of environmental and social sustainability. Before PhD study, she worked as an Environmental Engineer in Guangzhou Institute of Energy Conversion, Chinese Academy of Sciences for nearly 5 years. 


The importance of mitigating air pollution is well understood, while protecting people from airborne diseases is not. A comparison between the geographic locations of PM emissions and those of airborne diseases shows large... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Yanyan Xiao (The University of Sydney)
  2. Joy Murray (The University of Sydney)
  3. Manfred Lenzen (The University of Sydney)

Topic Area

• Environmentally and socially-extended input-output analysis


WS-24 » Impacts of trade on the environment (15:30 - Wednesday, 28th June, Room I)

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