A simple extension of dematerialization theory: Incorporation of technical progress and the rebound effect

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Magee, Christopher L.; Devezas, Tessaleno C.;
(2016)

Dematerialization is the reduction in the quantity of materials needed to produce something useful over time. Dematerialization fundamentally derives from ongoing increases in technical performance but it can be counteracted by demand rebound - increases in usage becaus... View more
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