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Received: 2020-05-15  |  Accepted: 2020-08-08  |  Published: 2020-09-30

Title

Development of environmental pillar in the context of circular economy assessment: Baltic Sea Region case


Abstract

Circular Economy (CE) is an economic approach which aims to save the environment by eliminating waste and efficiently using resources by applying recycle, reuse, repair, remanufacturing and recycling strategies. The purpose of the article is to propose a concept of measurement the development of Environmental pillar in the context of Circular Economy, apply and provide empirical evidence based on the data of Baltic Sea Region countries. The research augmented for the analysis of Circular Economy which includes assessment model creation. The multi-criteria decision methods MULTIMOORA and TOPSIS were used to assess the development of Environmental pillar of Circular Economy in Baltic Sea Region. Results are useful to add to theoretical building and evaluate the Environmental aspect in the concept of Circular Economy.


Keywords

circular economy, circular economy indicators, environmental indicators, circular economy strategies, MULTIMOORA, TOPSIS


JEL classifications

D70 , O11 , O44 , O52


URI

http://jssidoi.org/jesi/article/681


DOI


Pages

1209-1223


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Authors

Nikanorova, Marta
Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VILNIUS TECH), Vilnius, Lithuania https://vilniustech.lt
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Stankevičienė, Jelena
Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VILNIUS TECH), Vilnius, Lithuania https://vilniustech.lt
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Journal title

Entrepreneurship and Sustainability Issues

Volume

8


Number

1


Issue date

September 2020


Issue DOI


ISSN

ISSN 2345-0282 (online)


Publisher

VšĮ Entrepreneurship and Sustainability Center, Vilnius, Lithuania

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