UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources

Dr Metin Piskin

Dr Metin Piskin

Research Fellow in Macro-economic modelling of a Circular Economy for mineral-based construction materials

Bartlett School Env, Energy & Resources

Faculty of the Built Environment

Joined UCL
1st Jul 2022

Research summary

Dr. Piskin is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at University College London. His work aims to evaluate the long-term economic impacts of circular economy interventions along the MCM supply chain and the indirect impacts throughout other parts of the economy.


Dr. Piskin holds a PhD on Economics from Istanbul Technical University. During his PhD, he was a visiting scholar at the Regional Economics Application Laboratory of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His research focuses on large-scale modelling of multi-regional economic systems, with special interest in modelling integration applied to transportation, climate change and spatial interaction. His work is based on a set of computable multi-regional general equilibrium and input-output models.