The socio-economic metabolism of an emerging market: Monitoring progress of decoupling of economic growth and environmental pressures in the Philippines

Tomer Fishman

Yale University,

Center for Industrial Ecology, Yale


In many Asian developing countries, including the Philippines, policy makers face tension between the needs of economic growth, human development and environmental sustainability. In a similar vein, the new global agreement on... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Marianne Faith Martinico-Perez (Nagoya University)
  2. Heinz Schandl (CSIRO Land and Water)
  3. Tomer Fishman (Yale University,)
  4. Hiroki Tanikawa (Nagoya)

Topic Areas

• Industrial ecology in developing countries , • Socio-economic metabolism and material flow analysis , • United Nations Sustainable Development Goals


MS-14 » Socio-economic metabolism and policy implications (14:00 - Monday, 26th June, Room E)

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