Full name

Frank Boons

Institution / Affiliation

dep. public administration

Short biography

Frank Boons is associate professor at the Department of Public Administration of Erasmus University, Rotterdam, and Director of the international off-campus Ph.D program on Cleaner production, cleaner products, industrial ecology, and sustainability. His research deals with the governance of material and energy flows, which includes studies of industrial ecology and sustainability of production and consumption systems. His work has been published in journals such as Ecological Economics, Journal of Cleaner Production, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, and the journal of Industrial Ecology. His latest book, entitled Creating Ecological Value, presents an evolutionary approach to environmental business strategies.

Work address

PO Box 1738


3000 DR

City / location




Public telephone number

+31 10 4088734