Circular economy strenghtens the transition to a sustainable and just economy by reducing the material footprint.
Lize Borms is a researcher at VITO since 2020. She is part of the unit 'Sustainable Material Management' en conducts her research in the field of the circular economy. She collaborates on policy supporting research making use of economic modelling such as general equilibrium modells and input-output models. Lize graduated in 2020 as a Master of Science in Economics at Ghent University. In 2021, she started a PhD at the university of Antwerp and the VU Amsterdam to conduct research on the social justice of the circular economy transition for households and companies.