How can the EU shift onto a pathway where its resource use and the associated
environmental impacts decline in absolute terms while the economy continues to thrive?


Increasing resource efficiency is a key element of several major EU strategies, above all the "Europe 2020 Strategy" and... more


DYNAMIX aimed to identify dynamic and robust policy mixes that can support absolute decoupling of the EU's resource use and associated environmental impacts from economic activities. To do so, the... more


The primary target groups for DYNAMIX were EU- and national-level policy-makers directly involved in or preparing the design and implementation of resource use policies. The project aimed at... more

Key concepts

Developing a common understanding of the key concepts underlying all subsequent work in DYNAMIX was one of the foundational tasks of the project and sets out the concrete scope of our work.

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Workpackages The DYNAMIX project is divided into 8 scientific work packages.


In response to the call for papers for the DYNAMIX special issue on "Policy mixes for resource efficiency - conceptual issues, design and assessment challenges", which was closed in January 2016, t


Policy Platform, March 20-21, 2013 in Brussels:
“Exploring resource policy challenges in Europe”


The 2nd DYNAMIX Policy Platform took place on 24-25 October 2013 in Brussels, entitled “P


The 3d DYNAMIX Policy Platform entitled “Policy design and assessment: Three policy mixes for resource efficiency and decoupling” took place on 6 May 2014 in Brussels.