Peer Reviewed

Here are my most important journal publications sorted under the eight topics listed below. Some articles naturally fit into more than one category but are listed only under the most suitable. Either click on your topic of interest for a more thorough introduction to the field or just scroll down. For a full list see my CV.

Articles by topic.


Design of Environmental Policy Instruments

Fisheries, Ecosystems, Wildlife and other Natural Resource Management

Waste Management and Chemicals

Stated Preference and Environmental Opinion

Development, Resources and Environment

Energy Economics and Policy (Early articles on gasoline pricing and demand!)

  • T. Sterner, L. Flood, N. Islam (2010) ” Are demand elasticities affected by politically determined tax levels? Simultaneous estimates of gasoline demand and price”, Applied Economics Letters, vol. 17, no. 4, pp 325-328
  • Rogat, J. and T. Sterner (1998) ‘The determinants of gasoline demand in some Latin American countries’, International Journal of Global Energy Issues, vol.11, No. 1-4, pp. 162-170.
  • Sterner, T., C. Dahl and M. Franzén (1992) ‘Gasoline Tax Policy, Carbon Emissions and the Environment’, Journal of Transport and Economic Policy, Vol. 26, pp 109-119. Also reprinted in Yoshitsugu Hayashi, Kennet Button and Peter Nijkamp eds The Environment and Transport, Edward Elgar.
  • Sterner, T. (1991) ‘Gasoline demand in the OECD: Choice of model and data set in pooled estimations’, Opec Review, Vol. XV No. 2, pp 91-101.  
  • Dahl, C. and T. Sterner (1991) ‘Analyzing Gasoline Demand Elasticities’, Energy Economics, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp 203-210.
  • Dahl, C. and T. Sterner (1991) ‘A Survey of Econometric Gasoline Demand Elasticities’, International Journal of Energy Systems, Vol. 11 No 2, pp 53-76.
  • Sterner, T. (1990) ‘Ownership, technology, and efficiency: An empirical study of cooperatives, multinationals, and domestic enterprises in the Mexican cement industry’, Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 14, pp 286-300.
  • Katz, K. and T. Sterner (1990) ‘The Value of Clean Air’, Energy Studies Review, Vol. 2 No. 1, pp 39-47.
  • Sterner, T. (1989) ‘Les Prix de l’energie en Afrique’, Revue de l’Energie, No 415.
  • Sterner, T. (1989) ‘Factor Demand and Substitution in a Developing Country: Energy use in Mexican Manufacturing’, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 91, No. 4, pp 723-739.

Climate Policy