Latest publications

Savut, Ipek Peri, Serdar Turkeli & Yelda Erden-Topal, Jan 2019, Sustainability Transitions and Innovation Review: Turkey, Global Map of Eco-innovation Related Policies, European Commission, Ref. Ares (2019) 572347 - 31/01/2019, More information

Turkeli, Serdar & René Kemp, Jan 2019, How to support eco-innovation in trade policy and in international trade regimes?, Eco-innovation Policy Agendas: Global Knowledge Synthesis of Rationales and Evidence, European Commission Ref. Ares(2019)1009753 - 18/02/2019, More information

Turkeli, Serdar, René Kemp & Jan Janzen, Jan 2019, Scoreboard, Landscape of Eco-innovations, Eco-innovation Policy Agendas: Global Knowledge Synthesis of Rationales and Evidence; European Commission Ref. Ares(2019)571079 - 31/01/2019, More information

Turkeli, Serdar, Pui-hang Wong & Eleni Abraham Yitbarek, Jun 2019, Multiplex Learning: An Evidence-Based Approach to Design Policy Learning Networks in Sub-Saharan Africa for the SDGs, in: In: Ramutsindela M., Mickler D. (eds), Africa and the Sustainable Development Goals, Springer, Cham, Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020, Sustainable Development Goals Series, More information

Tomai, Maria, 2019, ‘Squaring up for a Circular Economy’ at the 2019 Global Festival of Action, UNU-MERIT, More information

Natorski, Michal & Israel Solorio, 2019, Public policies and the diffusion of the wind power technology in LAC countries: A comparison between Brazil, Mexico, and Chile, Research report commissioned by the Inter-American Development Bank (Competitiveness, Technology and Innovation Division)

Turkeli, Serdar, Beijia Huang, Agata Stasik & René Kemp, 2019, Circular Economy as a Glocal Business Activity: Mobile Phone Repair in the Netherlands, Poland and China, Energies, 12, More information

Tomai, Maria, 2019, Where will the Circular Economy drive Europe and the world?, UNU-MERIT, More information

Tomai, Maria, 2019, Re:thinking / Re:working higher education: SDG Conference Bergen, UNU-MERIT, More information

Vallejo, Bertha, Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka, Nicholas Ozor & Maurice Bolo, 2019, Open Innovation and Innovation Intermediaries in Sub-Saharan Africa, Sustainability, 11, More information

Soete, Luc, 2019, From "destructive creation" to "creative destruction": Rethinking Science, Technology and innovation in a global context, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2019-001

Okereke, Chukwumerije, Alexia Coke, Mulu Gebreeyesus, Tsegaye Ginbo, Jeremy J Wakeford & Yacob Mulugetta, 2019, Governing green industrialisation in Africa: Assessing key parameters for a sustainable socio-technical transition in the context of Ethiopia, World Development, 115, More information

Ramani, Shyama V. , 2018, Steering the course of innovation: towards sustainable development, UNU-MERIT, More information

Turkeli, Serdar, Dec 2018, SDR Lab, UNU-MERIT, Studium Generale Debate Café, More information

Turkeli, Serdar, Sep 2018, SDR Lab, UNU-MERIT, The responsibility of universities for sustainable development and case of SITE4Society, More information

Turkeli, Serdar, May 2018, SDR Lab, UNU-MERIT, Symposium organised by ImpactLab, The InnBetween, NovUM Maastricht, Rhetorica Debating Society and the Green Office/UM, More information

Ramani, Shyama V. & Serdar Turkeli, Feb 2018, SDR Lab, UNU-MERIT, Meet the Entrepreneurs and Intrapreneurs of Maastricht who are contributing to the SDGs, More information

Rivera Leon, Lorena, Kyle Bergquist, Sacha Wunsch-Vincent, Ning Xu & Kunihiko Fushimi, Sep 2018, Measuring innovation in energy technologies: green patents as captured by WIPO's International Patent Classification (IPC) green inventory, More information

Huang, Beijia, Yanxi Chen, Will McDowall, Serdar Turkeli, Raimund Bleischwitz & Yong Geng, 2018, Embodied GHG emissions of building materials in Shanghai, Journal of Cleaner Production, 210, More information

Turkeli, Serdar & René Kemp, Sep 2018, Changing Patterns in Eco-Innovation Research: A Bibliometric Analysis, in: In: Horbach J., Reif C. (eds), New Developments in Eco-Innovation Research, Springer, Cham, More information

Vargas, Fernando, Jul 06, 2018, Determinants and effects of ‘green’ innovation investments, Red Latinoamericana de de Economía de la Innovación y el Emprendimiento. Buenos Aires, Argentina

Gehl Sampath, Padmashree & Bertha Vallejo, 2018, Trade, Global Value and Upgrading: What, When and How?, The European Journal of Development Research, More information

Turkeli, Serdar, René Kemp, Beijia Huang, Raimund Bleischwitz & Will McDowall, 2018, Circular economy scientific knowledge in the European Union and China: A bibliometric, network and survey analysis (2006–2016), Journal of Cleaner Production, 197, More information

Kemp, René, P Weaver, A. Golland, T Strasser & J Backhaus, 2018, Socio-economic transformations: insights for sustainability, in: Perspectives on transitions to sustainability EEA Report No 25/2017, European Environment Agency, European Commission, Brussels

Nie, H., René Kemp, Shiqing Xu, V. Vasseur & Y. Fan, 2018, Drivers of urban and rural residential energy consumption in China from the perspectives of climate and economic effects, Journal of Cleaner Production, 172

Backhaus, J, H. van Lente & René Kemp, 2018, The idea(l) of a ‘sustainable sharing economy’: four social science perspectives on transformative change, in: J. Backhaus, A. Genus, S. Lorek, E. Vadovics & J.M. Wittmayer (eds), Social Innovation and Sustainable Consumption: Research and Action for Societal Transformation, Routledge, London

Ghali, Sofiane, Micheline Goedhuys, Michael Grimm, Aline Meysonnat, Eleonora Nillesen & Sami Zouari, Apr 2018, Women’s and Youth Empowerment in Rural Tunisia, An assessment using the Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index (WEAI), First report presenting disaggregated statistics on women’s and youth empowerment from a nationally representative survey of 1,150 households in Tunisia. The survey and report have been funded through ILO Taqeem (meaning “evaluation” in Arabic), which is a partnership between the ILO and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) as part of an IFAD-financed project titled “Strengthening gender monitoring and evaluation in rural employment in the Near East and North Africa”, 80 pp, More information

Tesfaye, Wondimagegn & Nyasha Tirivayi, 2018, The Impacts of Postharvest Storage Innovations on Food Security and Welfare in Ethiopia, Food Policy, 75, More information

Gebremariam, Gebrelibanos & Wondimagegn Tesfaye, 2018, The heterogeneous effect of shocks on agricultural innovations adoption: Microeconometric evidence from rural Ethiopia, Food Policy, 74

Ramani, Shyama V. & Serdar Turkeli, 2017, SDR Lab, UNU-MERIT, More information

Turkeli, Serdar, 2017, SDR Lab, UNU-MERIT, More information

Turkeli, Serdar, 2017, SDR Lab, UNU-MERIT, More information

Ramani, Shyama V. , 2017, MNE Led New Market Creation in Emerging Countries: The Case of Bt Cotton, in: Shyama V. Ramani, Thutupalli, A., El-Aroui, M. A., & Kumar, P, Multinational Enterprises and Sustainable Development, Emerald Publishing Limited, UK, More information

Laar, Mindel & Ornsaran Pomme Manuamorn, 2017, The coming storm, Dual Focus Blog, More information

Laar, Mindel & Silvia Vitiello, 2017, Demystifying energy systems, Dual Focus Blog, More information

Hariharan, SV, P Abdul Kareem, Rameshwar Tandon & Thomas Ziesemer (eds.), Jan 2017, Climate Justice and Policy, B.R. Publishing Corporation, Delhi, 231, More information

Iizuka, Michiko, 2017, Using Innovation Indicators for SDG: Identifying the Challenges, This work was submitted to UNESCO based on the presentation made at the 'High-level International Forum: UNESCO Mexico-Government of the State of Guanajuato, Innovation for Sustainable Development' on September 11-15, 2017, 24(pp)

McDowall, Will, Yong Geng, Beijia Huang, Eva Bartekova, Raimund Bleischwitz, Serdar Turkeli, René Kemp & Teresa Domenech, 2017, Circular Economy Policies in China and Europe, Journal of Industrial Ecology, 21, More information

Miedzinski, Michal, Will McDowall, René Kemp & Serdar Turkeli, Jul 09, 2017, An expert-based participatory evaluation of public policies for sustainability transitions, European Forum for Studies of Policies fo Research and Innovation (EU-SPRI), June, 2017, Vienna, Austria, More information

Wakeford, Jeremy J, Mulu Gebreeyesus, Tsegaye Ginbo, Kassahun Yimer, Ornelie Manzambi, Chukwumerije Okereke, Mairi Black & Yacob Mulugetta, 2017, Innovation for green industrialisation, Journal of Cleaner Production, 166, More information

Iizuka, Michiko, Fernando Vargas & Jakob Baumann, 2017, Financial mechanism to invest in knowledge from natural resource revenues: Experiences from Bolivia, Chile, Colombia and Peru, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-042

Kemp, René, Eva Bartekova & Serdar Turkeli, 2017, The innovation trajectory of eco-cement in the Netherlands, International Economics and Economic Policy, 14, More information

Iizuka, Michiko, 2017, , This presentation is made at High-Level International Forum on Innovation for Sustainable Development hosted by State of Guanafato, Mexico and UNESCO office in Mexico between 11-15th September, 2017, pp. 16

Parihar, Rushva & Dorcas Mbuvi (eds.), Aug 2017, Development & Society, Our World: United Nations University, Sanitation legislation & key multilevel stakeholders must safeguard human and environmental health in order not to solve a problem today only to create a much more complex disaster in the near future across low and middle income countries (LMICs), More information

Iizuka, Michiko & Hugo Hollanders, 2017, The need to customise innovation indicators in developing countries, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-032

Iizuka, Michiko, Apr 2017, Book launch, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile

Pel, B, A Dumitru, René Kemp, Alex Haxeltine, M.S. Jorgensen, Flor Avelino, I Kunze, J. Dorland, Julia Wittmayer & T. Bauler, 2017, Meta- analysis of Critical Turning Points in TSI, Deliverable 5.4 of TRANSIT project

Dumitru, A, I Lema-Blanco, I Kunze, René Kemp, Julia Wittmayer, A Haxeltine, R García-Mira, L Zuijderwijk & S Cozan, 2017, Social Learning in Social Innovation Initiatives. Learning about systemic relations and strategies for transformative change, This 4th TRANSIT brief offers insights into the following questions: what is social learning, what does it consist of in the case of SI initiatives, and why is social learning important – even foundational – for SI initiatives as well as wider society? Also, the brief provides insight into the role of networks in social learning for social innovation

Ramani, Shyama V. , 2017, Role of WASH and Agency in Health: A study of isolated rural communities in Nilgiris and Jalpaiguri, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2017-020