Mgr. Milan Ščasný PhD. - Publications

Articles in journals with impact factor

2023 All cancers are not created equal: How do survival prospects affect the WTP to avoid cancer?, Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis

2023 Estimation of alcohol demand elasticity: Consumption of beer, wine, and spirits at home and away of home, Journal of Wine Economics

2022 “Wild” tariff schemes: Evidence from the Republic of Georgia, Energy Economics

2022 Abatement technologies and their social costs in a hybrid general equilibrium framework, The Energy Journal, 43(2), DOI: 10.5547/01956574.43.2.mmie

2021 Decomposition Analysis of Air Pollutants during the Transition and Post-Transition Periods in the Czech Republic, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews

2021 Energy expenditure and fuel choices among households in the Sidama region, Southern Ethiopia, International J of Energy Economics and Policy

2021 Estimation of Price and Income Elasticity of Residential Water Demand in the Czech Republic over Three Decades, Journal of Consumer Affairs

2021 Explaining inequalities in fruit and vegetable intake in Europe: the role of capabilities, opportunities and motivations, Appetite

2021 On the validity of the estimates of the VSL from contingent valuation: Evidence from the Czech Republic, J Risk Uncertain

2021 Premium Price for natural Preservatives in Wine: A discrete Choice Experiment, Wine Economics and Policy

2021 The role of allocation of retail trade margins across household segments on their carbon footprint calculation, Economic System Research

2020 How to Achieve a Healthier and More Sustainable Europe by 2040 According to the Public? Results of a Five-Country Questionnaire Survey, Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health

2020 Incentivizing Commuter Cycling by Financial and Non-Financial Rewards, Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health

2020 Responsiveness to Energy Price Changes when Salience is High: Residential Natural Gas Demand in Ukraine, Energy Policy

2020 Warehouse’or research center? Analyzing public preferences for pre-breeding and characterization activities at the Czech genebank, Food Security

2019 Kiuila, O., Markandya, A., Ščasny, M. (2019), Taxing Air Pollutants and Carbon Individually or Jointly: Results from a CGE Model Enriched by an Emission Abatement Sector. Economic System Research, 31:1, 21-43, https: //,

2019 Response to Extreme Energy Price Changes: Evidence from Ukraine,

2018 Alberini, A., Bigano, A., Ščasný, M., Zvěřinová, I. (2018), Preferences for Energy Efficiency vs. Renewables: What is the Willingness to Pay to Reduce CO2 Emissions? Ecological Economics 144, 171–185.,

2018 Alberini, A., Ščasný, M. (2018), The Benefits of Avoiding Cancer (or Dying from Cancer): Evidence from a Four-country Study. Journal of Health Economics 57: 249-262.,

2018 Alberini, A., Ščasný, M., Bigano, A. (2018), Policy- v. Individual Heterogeneity in the Benefits of Climate Change Mitigation: Evidence from a Stated-Preference Survey. Energy Policy 121: 565-575.,

2018 Mach, R., Weinzettel, J., Ščasný, M. (2018), Environmental impact of household consumption: Hybrid input-output analysis linked to household consumption data. Ecological Economics 149, 62-73.,

2018 Rečka, L., Ščasný, M. (2018), Brown coal and nuclear energy deployment: Effects on fuel-mix, carbon targets, and external costs in the Czech Republic up to 2050. Fuel 216: 494–502.,

2018 Ščasný, M., Zvěřinová, I., Czajkowski, M. (2018), Electric, Plug-in Hybrid, Hybrid or Conventional? Polish Consumers’ Preferences for Alternative Fuel Vehicles. Energy Efficiency 11 (8): 2181-2201.,

2018 The Benefits of Avoiding Cancer (or Dying from Cancer): Evidence from a Four-country Study, Journal of Health Economics

2018 Tyack, N., Ščasný, M. (2018), Social Valuation of Genebank Activities: Assessing Public Demand for Genetic Resource Conservation in the Czech Republic. Sustainability 2018, 10, 3997; doi:10.3390/su10113997,

2017 Impacts of Reclassified Brown Coal Reserves on the Energy System and Deep Decarbonisation Target in the Czech Republic, Energies

2017 Máca, V., Melichar, J., Ščasný, M., Braun Kohlova, M. (2017), Valuing Environmental Health For Informed Policy—Making. Rev Env Health Vol 32, Issue 1-2: 171-175.,

2017 Mach, R., Weinzettel, J., Ščasný, M. (2017), Improving Transformation of Emissions from Industries to Products: Product Technology Assumption, Disaggregation of Key Industry and Almon’s Procedure. Statistika: Statistics and Economy Journal 97(2), 70-84.,

2017 Ščasný, M., Zvěřinová, I., Czajkowski, M., Kyselá, E., Zagórska, K. (2016), Public Acceptability of Climate Change Mitigation Policies: A Discrete Choice Experiment. Climate Policy. Vol. 17 Issue sup1, S111-S130,

2016 Impacts of carbon pricing, brown coal availability and gas cost on Czech energy system up to 2050, Energy

2016 Urban, J., Ščasný, M. (2016), Structure of domestic energy savings: How many dimensions? Environment and Behavior , 48(3): 454 - 481. ,

2015 Ščasný, M., Massetti, E., Melichar, J., Carrara, S. (2015), Quantifying the ancillary benefits of the Representative Concentration Pathways on air quality in Europe. Environmental & Resource Economics. Volume 62, Issue 2, pp 383-415,

2013 Alberini, A., Ščasný, M. (2013), Exploring heterogeneity in the value of a statistical life: Cause of death v. risk perceptions. Ecological Economics 94 (2013) 143-155. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2013.07.012.,

2013 Environmental Regulation Impacts on the Czech Power System by the Dynamic Linear Optimisation Model Message, Politická ekonomie

2012 Máca, V., Melichar, J., Ščasný, M. (2012). Internalization of External Costs of Energy Generation in Central and Eastern European Countries. The Journal of Environment & Development, 21(2), 181-197. ,

2012 Ščasný, M., Alberini, A. (2012), Valuation of Mortality Risks Attributable to Climate Change: Investigating the Effect of Survey Administration Modes on a VSL, Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2012, 9(12), 4760-4781.,

2012 Urban, J., Ščasný, M. (2012), Exploring domestic energy-saving: The role of environmental concern and background variables. Energy Policy, Volume 47, pp. 69–80. ,

2012 Urban, J., Zvěřinová, I., Ščasný, M. (2012), What motivates Czech consumers to buy organic food? Sociologický časopis / Czech Sociological Review. Volume 48 (2012): 3, 509-536.,

2012 Weinzettel, J., Havránek, M., Ščasný, M. (2012), A consumption based indicator of external costs of electricity. Ecological Indicators, Volume 17, Issue (June, 2012), p. 68-76. ISSN: 1470-160X DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2011.04.035.,

2011 Alberini, A., Ščasný, M. (2011) Context and the VSL: Evidence from a Stated Preference Study in Italy and the Czech Republic. Environmental & Resource Economics, Volume 49(4), pp.511-538.,

2010 Czajkowski M., Ščasný M. (2010), Study on benefit transfer in an international setting. How to improve welfare estimates in the case of the countries' income heterogeneity? Ecological Economics 69 (2010) 2409–2416.,

2009 Ščasný, M., Píša, V., Pollitt, H., Chewpreecha, U. (2009), Analysing Macroeconomic Effects of Energy Taxation by Econometric E3ME Model. Czech Journal of Economics and Finance, Volume 59, Issue 5, pp. 460-491.,

2003 Ščasný, M., Kovanda, J, Hák, T. (2003), Material flow accounts, balances and derived indicators for the Czech Republic during the 1990s: results and recommendations for methodological improvements. Ecologic Economics 45(2003), pp. 41-57.,


2013 Ščasný, M., Urban, J., Zvěřinová, I. (2013). Environmentally Significant Behaviour in the Czech Republic: Energy, Food and Transportation. Karolinum, Praha. ISBN 978-80-246-2076-3. 250 pp.,

2010 Alberini, A., Bateman, I., Loomes, G., Ščasný, M. (2010), Valuation of Environment-Related Health Risks for Children. OECD Publishing, Paris. ISBN 978-92-64-06810-0. 150 pp.,

2008 Ščasný, M., Braun Kohlová, M. et al. (2008), Modelling of Consumer Behaviour and Wealth Distribution. Matfyzpress, Praha. ISBN: 978-80-7378-039-5, pp. 224.,

2004 Ritschelová, I., Ščasný, M. (eds.) (2004), Environmental Accounting: Current Situation and Future Development. Papers and Proceedings from the Workshop. Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic, 15 November 2004. pp. 190, ISBN: 80-7044-612-9.,

2004 Ščasný, M., Brůha, J., Foltýnová, H. eds. (2004), Approaches to Assessing the Environment. Methods on quantification of the economic impacts and externalities within the environmental area. The Proceedings from the International Round-table Seminar, Pragu,

2004 Ščasný, M., Melichar., J., ed. (2004), Development of the Czech Society in the European Union. (Proceedings from the Conference held on October 21-23, 2004). Part V: Non-market Valuation Methods in environmental area. Charles university in Prague, Faculty,

2002 Ščasný, M. ed. (2002), The Consolidation of Governance and Entrepreneurship in the Czech Republic and the European Union 4. Environmental tax reform - Optimal fiscal policy or efficient environmental policy? Conference Proceedings. November 2002. Charles ,

Chapter in book

2016 Ščasný, Milan, Máca, Vojtěch (2016), Monetary and Non-Monetary Measures of Health Benefits from Exposure Reduction. In: Pacyna, Jozef M. & Pacyna, Elisabeth G (eds). Environmental Determinants of Human Health. Springer International Publishing, pp. 133-1,

2012 Ščasný, M. (2012), Passenger Road Transport During Transition And Post-transition Period: Focused On Residential Fuel Consumption And Fuel Taxation in the Czech Republic. In: Zachariadis, Theodoros I. (Ed.). Cars and Carbon: Automobiles and European Clima,

2012 Ščasný, M. (2012), Who pays taxes on fuels and public transport services in the Czech Republic? Ex post and ex ante measurement. Chapter 17, In: Sterner, T. (eds), Fuel Taxes and The Poor: The Distributional Effects of Gasoline Taxation And Their Implicat,

2012 Ščasný, M., Máca, V. (2012) "Market-Based Instruments in CEE Countries: Much Ado about Nothing", in Castellucci, L., Markandya, A., Gustavo, P. (eds.), Environmental Taxes and Fiscal Reform. Palgrave Macmillan, 280 pp. ISBN: 9780230392397. ,

2012 Ščasný, M., Tsuchimoto Menkyna, F. (2012). Index-based decomposition of SO2, NOx, CO and PM emissions stemming from stationary emission sources in Czech Republic over 1997-2007. In: V. Costantini, M. Mazzanti, & A. Montini (Eds.), Hybrid economic-environm,

2011 Input Distance Function: emission Shadow price estimation in the Czech energy industry, Melichar, J., Kaprová, K., Máca, V., et al. (2011): Applied Environmental Economics and Econometrics: Czech Perspective, Nakladatelstvi a vydavatelstvi litomyslskeho seminare - Litomysl Seminar Publishing.

2010 Máca V, Melichar J, Ščasný M (2010). External Costs From Energy Generation and Their Internalization in New Member States. In: Soares CD, Milne J, Ashiabor H, Deketelaere K, Kreiser L (eds.), Critical Issues in Environmental Taxation Volume VIII. Oxford U,

2008 Brůha, J., Ščasný, M. (2008), Tax Progressivity Measurement: Empirical Applications for the Czech Republic. In: Ščasný, M., Braun Kohlová, M. et al. 2008, Modelling of Consumer Behaviour and Wealth Distribution. Matfyzpress, Praha. ISBN: 978-80-7378-039-5,

2006 Alberini, A., Ščasný, M., Braun Kohlova, M., Melichar, J., (2006), The Value of Statistical Life in the Czech Republic: Evidence from Contingent Valuation Study. In: Menne, B., Ebi, K.L. (eds.), Climate Change and Adaptation Strategies for Human Health. S,

2005 Brůha, J. Ščasný, M. (2005), Environmental Tax Reform Options and Designs for the Czech Republic: Policy and Economic Analysis. In: Deketelaere, K., L. Kreiser, J. Milne, H. Ashiabor, A. Cavaliere eds. Critical Issues in Environmental Taxation: Internatio,

IES Working Papers

2022 Income Elasticity for Animal-Based Protein and Food Supply, IES Working Papers 23/2022

2022 New Estimate of the Elasticity of Marginal Utility of Consumption for Europe: Implications for the Social Discount Rate, IES Working Papers 29/2022

2021 "Wild" Tariff Schemes: Evidence from the Republic of Georgia, IES Working Papers 34/2021

2021 Elasticity of Marginal Utility of Consumption: The Equal-Sacrifice Approach Applied for the Czech Republic, IES Working Papers 3/2021

2020 Estimating Elasticity of Substitution in CES Production Function: Examining Different Nesting Structures and EU Regions, IES Working Papers 43/2020

2020 Estimating the Social Value of Specific Crop Diversity Conservation Plans: Do Czechs Care More About Conserving Hop, Wine or Fruit Tree Varieties?, IES Working Papers 25/2020

2020 Premium Price For Natural Preservatives In Wine: A Discrete Choice Experiment, IES Working Papers 23/2020

2020 The Importance of Retail Trade Margins for Calculating the Carbon Footprint of Consumer Expenditures: A Sensitivity Analysis, IES Working Papers 19/2020

2019 Consumer Preferences for Sustainable and Healthy Lifestyle: Five-Country Discrete Choice Experiments, IES Working Papers 17/2019

2019 Decomposition Analysis of Air Pollutants During the Transition and Post-Transition Periods in the Czech Republic, IES Working Papers 34/2019

2019 Estimating Energy Price Elasticities When Salience is High: Residential Natural Gas Demand in Ukraine, IES Working Papers 8/2019

2019 Estimation of Price and Income Elasticity of Residential Water Demand in the Czech Republic over Three Decades, IES Working Papers 13/2019

2019 Nature-Based, Structural, or Soft Measures of Adaptation? Preferences for Climate Change Adaptation Measures to Limit Damages from Droughts , IES Working Papers 16/2019

2019 The Elusive Effects of Residential Energy Efficiency Improvements: Evidence from Ukraine, IES Working Papers 9/2019

2018 Estimating the Value of Crop Diversity Conservation Services Provided by the Czech National Programme for Agrobiodiversity, IES Working Papers 09/2018

2018 Modelling Electric Vehicles as an Abatement Technology in a Hybrid CGE Model, IES Working Papers 16/2018

2017 Selectivity Problem in Demand Analysis: Single Equation Approach, IES Working Papers 21/2017

Article in collection

2015 Partial equilibrium model of Czech energy sector – scenarios of future development,

2015 Shadow prices of air pollutants in Czech industries: A convex nonparametric least squares approach,

2011 Emission Shadow price estimation based on distance function: A case of the Czech energy industry,


2021 “Wild” Tariff Schemes: Evidence from the Republic of Georgia, USAEE/IAEE Working Paper Series

2020 Premium Price for natural Preservatives in Wine: A discrete Choice Experiment, AAWE Working Paper

2011 The economic impacts on Slovakia of tightening the EU GHG target from -20 to -30%., CE Delft


2021 Elasticity of Marginal Utility of Consumption: The Equal-Sacrifice Approach Applied for the Czech Republic, The Journal of Economic Inequality

2019 Selectivity problem in household demand analysis: how do different treatment methods work?, submitted to Scopus journal



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