Pablo Pinero

Pablo Piñero


PhD researcher

Research interests

  • Material Flow Accounting
  • Social Metabolism
  • Life Cycle Assessment
  • Multi Regional Input Output
  • Circular Economy


488203S Industrial Ecology

Research groups

  • PhD researcher, Energy and Environmental Engineering Research Unit

Selected publications

  • Piñero, Pablo; Heikkinen, Mari; Mäenpää, Ilmo; Pongrácz, Eva (2015) Sector aggregation bias in environmentally extended input output modeling of raw material flows in Finland. - Ecological economics 119, 217-229 . [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Pinero, Pablo; Cazcarro, Ignacio; Arto, Inaki; Mäenpää, Ilmo; Juutinen, Artti; Pongracz, Eva (2018) Accounting for Raw Material Embodied in Imports by Multi-regional Input-Output Modelling and Life Cycle Assessment, Using Finland as a Study Case. - Ecological economics 152, 40-50 . [Original]

Research visits

  • Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, University of Santiago de Compostela – Santiago de Compostela (Spain)

  • Sustainable Resource Use research group, Institute for Ecological Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna (Austria)

  • Basque Centre for Climate Change – BC3, Bilbao (Spain)


Circular economy

Transition Pathways to Circular Economy

Transition to a circular economy is seen as an essential condition to respond to the challenge of the sustainable use of natural resources in the f