Selected Publications

Gandenberger, C. (2018): The Globalisation of Corporate R&D. Evidence from German Environmental Technology Companies. Working Papers Sustainability and Innovation, No. S 14/2018. Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Gandenberger, C.; Köhler, J.; Doll, C. (2018): Institutional and organisational change in the German rail transport sector. Working paper 3 of the study LowCarb-RFC-European Rail Freight Corridors going Carbon Neutral. Working Papers Sustainability and Innovation, No. S 09/2018, Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Glöser-Chahoud, S.; Pfaff, M.; Walz, R.; Schultmann, F. (2019): Simulating the service lifetimes and storage phases of consumer electronics in Europe with a cascade stock and flow model. In: Journal of Cleaner Production 213 (March), pp. 1313-1321. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.12.244.

Gotsch, M.; Kelnhofer, A.; Jäger, A. (2019): Environmental product innovations and the digital transformation of production. Analysing the influence that digitalising production has on generating environmental product innovations. Working Papers Sustainability and Innovation, No. S 07/2019. Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Hillenbrand, T.; Eckartz, K.; Hiessl, H.; Hohmann, C.; Niederste-Hollenberg, J. (2018): Transition urbaner Wasserinfrastruktursysteme - notwendig und machbar? KA Korrespondenz Abwasser, Abfall. 65. Nr. 2, pp. 121-129. DOI: 10.3242/kae2018.02.003.

Köhler, J. (2019): Advances in modelling sustainable innovation. From technology bias to system theories and behavioural dynamics. In: Frank Boons und Andrew McMeekin (Hg.): Handbook of sustainable innovation. Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 310-330.

Köhler, J.; Geels, F. W.; Kern, F.; Markard, J.; Onsongo, E.; Wieczorek, A. et al. (2019): An agenda for sustainability transitions research. State of the art and future directions. In: Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions 31, pp. 1-32. DOI: 10.1016/j.eist.2019.01.004.

Köhler, J.; Laws, N.; Renz, I.; Hacke, U.; Wesche, J.; Friedrichsen, N.; Peters, A.; Niederste-Hollenberg, J. (2017): Anwendung der Mehr-Ebenen-Perspektive auf Transitionen: Initiativen in den kommunal geprägten Handlungsfeldern Energie, Wasser, Bauen & Wohnen. Working Papers Sustainability and Innovation, No. S01/2017. Karlsruhe: Fraunhofer ISI.

Langkau, S.; Tercero Espinoza, L. (2018): Technological change and metal demand over time. What can we learn from the past? In: Sustainable materials and technologies (Online First: Available online 17 February 2018), 24 pp. DOI: 10.1016/j.susmat.2018.02.001.

Niederste-Hollenberg, J.; Eckartz, K.; Peters, A.; Hillenbrand, T.; Maier, U.; Beer, M.; Reszt, A. (2018): Reducing the emission of X-ray contrast agents to the environment. In: GAIA 27/1, pp. 147-156. DOI: 10.14512/gaia.27.1.10.

Ostertag, K.; Bodenheimer, M.; Neuhäusler, P.; Helmich, P.; Walz, R. (2018): Organisational innovations, social innovations and societal acceptability in the context of sustainability. Berlin: EFI (Studien zum deutschen Innovationssystem, Nr. 8-2018).

Petry, C.; Maibach, M.; Gandenberger, C.; Meyer, N.; Horvat, D.; Köhler, J. and Doll, C. (2018): Myth or Possibility - Institutional Reforms and Change Management for Mode Shift in Freight Transport. Summary Report 1 of the Study LowCarb-RFC - European Rail Freight Corridors Going Carbon Neutral funded by Stiftung Mercator. Fraunhofer ISI and Infras. Karlsruhe, Zurich.

Pfaff, M.; Glöser-Chahoud, S.; Chrubasik, L.; Walz, R. (2018): Resource efficiency in the German copper cycle. Analysis of stock and flow dynamics resulting from different efficiency measures. In: Resources, Conservation and Recycling 139, pp. 205-218.

Schrijvers, D.; Hool, A.; Blengini, GA. et al. (2019): A review of methods and data to determine raw material criticality, Resources, Conservation and Recycling: X. DOI:

Sievers, L.; Breitschopf, B.; Pfaff, M.; Schaffer, A. (2019): Macroeconomic impact of the German energy transition and its distribution by sectors and regions. In: Ecological Economics 160, pp. 191-204. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2019.02.017.

Soulier, M.; Glöser-Chahoud, S.; Goldmann, D.; Tercero Espinoza, L. (2018): Dynamic analysis of European copper flows. In: Resources, conservation and recycling 129 (February), pp. 143-152. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2017.10.013.

Soulier, M.; Pfaff, M.; Goldmann, D.; Walz, R.; Geng, Y.; Zhang, L.; Tercero Espinoza, L. (2018): The Chinese copper cycle. Tracing copper through the economy with dynamic substance flow and input-output analysis. In: Journal of cleaner production (Online First: Available online 21 May 2018), 42 pp. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.04.243.

Tercero Espinoza, L.; Soulier, M. (2018): Defining regional recycling indicators for metals. In: Resources, conservation and recycling 129 (February), pp. 120-128. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2017.10.022.

Walz, R.; Ostertag, K.; Eckartz, K.; Gandenberger, C.; Bodenheimer, M.; Peuckert, J.; Ramel, F.; Gigli, M.; Doranova, A.; Miedzinki, M. (2019): Ökologische Innovationspolitik in Deutschland. Bestandsaufnahme und Handlungsempfehlungen. Dessau-Roßlau: Umweltbundesamt (Umwelt, Innovation, Beschäftigung, 01/2019).

Walz, R.; Pfaff, M.; Marscheider-Weidemann, F.; Glöser-Chahoud, S. (2017): Innovations for reaching the green sustainable development goals – where will they come from? In: International economics and economic policy 14 (3), pp. 449–480. DOI: 10.1007/s10368-017-0386-2.

Walz, R.; Wilhelm, R. (2019): Social-ecological research for the transformation to a sustainable economy. Opening up new perspectives for change. In: GAIA 28 (S1), pp. 180-183. DOI: 10.14512/gaia.28.S1.2.