Tomer Fishman

Postdoctoral Associate

Selected Publications


  1. Krausmann, F., D. Wiedenhofer, C. Lauk, W. Haas, H. Tanikawa, T. Fishman, A. Miatto, H. Schandl, and H. Haberl. 2017. Global socioeconomic material stocks rise 23-fold over the 20th century and require half of annual resource use. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1613773114


  1. Fishman T, Schandl H, Tanikawa H. 2016. Stochastic Analysis and Forecasts of the Patterns of Speed, Acceleration, and Levels of Material Stock Accumulation in Society. Environmental Science & Technology 50(7) pp. 3729-3737. doi:10.1021/acs.est.5b05790
  2. Miatto A, Schandl H, Fishman T, Tanikawa H. 2016. Global patterns and trends for non-metallic minerals used for construction. Journal of Industrial Ecology, doi: 10.1111/jiec.12471
  3. Martinico-Perez MFG, Fishman T, Okuoka K, Tanikawa H. 2016. Material Flow Accounts and Driving Factors of Economic Growth in the Philippines. Journal of Industrial Ecology, doi:10.1111/jiec.12496
  4. Yoshida, K, Fishman T, Okuoka K, Tanikawa H. 2016. Material stock’s overburden: Automatic spatial detection and estimation of domestic extraction and hidden material flows. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, doi: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2016.09.010
  5. Schandl H, Fischer-Kowalski M, West J, Giljum S, Dittrich M, Eisenmenger N, Geschke A, Lieber M, Wieland HP, Schaffartzik A, Krausmann F, Gierlinger S, Hosking K, Lenzen M, Tanikawa H, Miatto A, Fishman T. 2016 Global Material Flows and Resource Productivity: Assessment Report for the UNEP International Resource Panel, ISBN: 978-92-807-3554-3


  1. Fishman T, Schandl H, Tanikawa H. 2015. The socio-economic drivers of material stock accumulation in Japan’s prefectures. Ecological Economics 113 pp. 76–84. doi:10.1016/j.ecolecon.2015.03.001
  2. Tanikawa H, Fishman T, Okuoka K, Sugimoto K. 2015. The weight of society over time and space: a comprehensive account of the construction material stock of Japan, 1945-2010. Journal of Industrial Ecology 19(5) pp. 778-791. doi:10.1111/jiec.12284


  1. Fishman T, Schandl H, Tanikawa H, Walker P, Krausmann F. 2014. Accounting for the Material Stock of Nations. Journal of Industrial Ecology 18(3) pp. 407–420. doi:10.1111/jiec.12114