ד"ר ורד חוה בלאס

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ד"ר ורד חוה בלאס
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משרד: רקנאטי, 438

מידע כללי

דר' ורד בלאס הינה בעלת תואר שלישי (PhD) במדעי סביבה וניהול מאוניברסיטת קליפורניה בסנטה ברברה (UCSB). היא חברת סגל בפקולטה לניהול החל מאוקטובר 2010 ומעורבת במחקר עם קבוצות שונות מאוניברסיטאות בארה"ב, אירופה וברזיל. תחום המחקר שלה נמצא בממשק של אקולוגיה תעשייתית ומדעי הניהול, ומתמקד בתהליך קבלת ההחלטות ומדידה של הביצועים הכלכליים והסביבתיים של חברות, מוצרים, ומערכות תוך שימוש במגוון כלים ושיטות ניתוח.

קורות חיים

תחומי מחקר

  1. The economic and environmental performance of Electronic Waste End Of Life Management activities . Some ongoing research projects in this area including:

     

    1. Agent based modeling for EoL networks
    2. Consumer behavior and incentives to participate in take back programs
    3.  Material flow analysis for ewaste in Israel
    4.  Refurbishing strategies
  2. Servicizing Economy: how to establish Servicizing systems which facilitate the transition from selling products to providing services while achieving absolute decoupling of economic growth and resource use. www.spreeproject.com
  3. Electric Vehicles: the combination of the electricity and transportation sectors:
    1. Environmental impacts of electrifying transportation and when does it make sense
    2. Diffusion of electrical vehicles and its effect on infrastructure upgrades using complexity approach
    3. Assessing energy alternatives for private transportation in Israel in 2020 using life cycle perspective
  4. Carbon footprint in Supply Chain: facilitate joint research of industrial ecology / life cycle assessment and supply chain scholars in the area of measuring carbon footprint in supply chains. 
  5. Life cycle thinking as a management tool.

 

פרסומים

Journals Publications

  • Doctori Blass V. and Ostrovsky G., (2008) “Handling E-Waste in Israel”, Iyunim Periodical, Natural Resources & Environmental Management Department; University of Haifa, Israel
     
  • Delmas M. and Doctori Blass V. (2010) “Measuring Corporate Environmental Performance: the Trade-Offs of Sustainability Ratings”, Business Strategy and the Environment 19: 245–260
     
  • Geyer R. and Doctori Blass V. (2010) “The Economics of Cell Phone Reuse and Recycling”, Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies 47:515–525, IF 1.071, 5-Year IF 1.263 
    DOI 10.1007/s00170-009-2228-z
     
  • Raz G., Druehl c., Blass V. (2013) "Design for the Environment: Life Cycle Approach Using a Newsvendor Model", Production and Operations Management Journal 22(4): 940-957, IF1.759, 5-Year IF 2.387
     
  • Ovchinnikov A., Blass V., Raz G. (2014) “Economic and Environmental Assessment of Refurbishing Strategies for Product-Service Bundles”, Production and Operations Management Journal, 23(5): 744-761, IF 1.439, 5-Year 2.116
     
  • Blass V., Corbett C., Delmas M., and Muthulingam S., (2014) “Top Management and the Adoption of Energy Efficiency Practices: Evidence from Small and Medium-Sized Manufacturing Firms in the US”, Energy Journal, 65; 560–571, IF 1.772, 5-Year IF 2.338
     
  • Meorn N., Blass V., Garb Y., Kahane Y.,  and Thoma G. 2016. “Why Going beyond Standard LCI Databases is Important: Lessons From A Meta-Analysis of Potable Water Supply System LCAs", International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, 21: 1134.
     
  • Tchetchik A., Kaufman D. and Blass V. 2016. “Perceived scarcity, habits, environmental attitudes, and price sensitivity:  How do they interact with preferences towards greywater systems?” The Built Environment (forthcoming)
     
  • Blass V. and Corbett C. 2016. "Same Supply Chain, Different Models: Integrating Perspectives from Industrial Ecology and Supply Chain Management", accepted to the Journal of Industrial Ecology
     
  • Encarnacao S., Santos F.P, Santos F.C, Blass V., Jorge M. Pacheco J.M., and Portugali J. "Paradigm Shifts and the Interplay between State, Business and Civil Sectors"¸ accepted to the Royal Society Open Science Journal

 

 

Book Chapters

  • DeJonghe N., Doctori Blass V., and. Ramus C.A. (2009) “Employees Ecoinitiatives: Case Studies of Two Ecoentrepreneurial Companies”, in Frontiers in Eco- Entrepreneurship Research, Advances in the Study of Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Economic Growth, edited by  Libecap G., Volume 20: 79-125 
     
  • Blass V., Chebach T. Ashkenazy A., “Sustainable Raw Materials Management”, in “Sustainable Supply Chains” edited by Yann Bouchery, Tarkan Tan, Jan Fransoo and Charles Corbett, Springer , DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-29791-0

 

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