Identifying Potential Areas for Circular Economy Development from the Perspective of Developing Economies: Using Patent and Bibliometric Analyses
Nathasit Gerdsri* and Pard Teekasap**,
*College of Management, Mahidol University (CMMU)
69 Vipawadee Rangsit Road Samsennai, Phayathai District, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
**Stamford International University, Bangkok, Thailand
Economic development must occur alongside environmental sustainability. The circular economy (CE) in an industrial context is a critical area that has been widely studied. However, the scope of the CE is broad and involves the development of various fields, ranging from energy and production to digitalization. The areas targeted for CE development also vary according to the stage of economic development. This study focuses on identifying the potential for CE development from the perspective of developing economies by using patent and bibliometric analyses.
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