Lester C Hunt Selected Energy Economics Publications
'Measurement of Energy Efficiency Based on Economic Foundations', Energy Economic (Special Issue), Forthcoming (with M. Filippini).
'Economic Modelling of Energy Services: Rectifying Misspecified Energy Demand Functions', Energy Economics, Vol. 50, 2015, pp. 273–285 (with D. L. Ryan).
'Accounting for asymmetric price responses and underlying energy demand trends in OECD industrial energy demand', Energy Economics, Vol. 45, 2014, pp. 435–444 (with O. I. Adeyemi).
'What Drives Natural Gas Consumption in Europe? Analysis and Projections', Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, Vol. 19, 2014, pp. 125–136, (with Ö. Dilaver and Z. Dilaver).
'Impact of energy policy instruments on the estimated level of underlying energy efficiency in the EU residential sector', Energy Policy, Vol. 69, 2014, pp. 73–81, (with M.Filippini and J. Zoric).
'Tying up loose ends: A note on the impact of omitting MA residuals from panel energy demand models based on the Koyck lag transformation', Empirical Economics Letters, Vol. 12, 2013, pp. 1085–1088 (with D. C. Broadstock).
‘The UK Energy System in 2050: Centralised or Localised? A Report on the Construction of the CLUES Scenarios’, Surrey Energy Economics Report Series, SEERS1, Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), University of Surrey, 2013 (with S. Milne).
'How sensitive to time period sampling is the asymmetric price response specification in energy demand modelling?', Energy Economics, Vol. 40, 2013, pp. 90–109 (with Y. O. Adofo and J. Evans).
'The contribution of energy efficiency towards meeting CO2 targets' Chapter 8 in R. Fouquet (Ed.) Handbook On Energy And Climate Change, Edward Elgar, 2013, pp. 175-223, (with J. Evans and M. Filippini).
'Forecasting scenarios for UK household expenditure and associated GHG emissions: outlook to 2030', Ecological Economics, Vol. 84, 2012, pp. 129–141 (with M. Chitnis, A. Druckman, T. Jackson and S. Milne).
'US Residential Energy Demand and Energy Efficiency: A Stochastic Demand Frontier Approach', Energy Economics, Vol. 34, 2012, pp. 1484–1491 (with M. Filippini).
'What drives the change in UK household energy expenditure and associated CO2 emissions? Implication and forecast to 2020', Applied Energy, Vol. 94, 2012, pp. 202–214 (with M. Chitnis).
International Handbook on the Economics of Energy, (Edited), Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2011 Paperback Edition, 831 pages, ISBN 978-0-85793-825-1 (with J. Evans).
‘Turkish Aggregate Electricity Demand: An Outlook to 2020', Energy, Vol. 36, 2011, pp. 6686-6696 (Z. Dilaver).
'Transportation Oil Demand, Consumer Preferences and Asymmetric Prices’, Journal of Economic Studies, Vol. 38, 2011, pp. 528-536, (with D. C. Broadstock and A. Collins).
'Modelling and Forecasting Turkish Residential Electricity Demand' Energy Policy, Vol. 39, 2011, pp. 3117-3127, (with Z. Dilaver).
'Industrial Electricity Demand for Turkey: A Structural Time Series Analysis', Energy Economics, Vol. 33, 2011, pp. 426-436, (with Z. Dilaver).
'Energy demand and energy efficiency in the OECD countries: a stochastic demand frontier approach', The Energy Journal, Vol. 32, 2011, pp. 59-80, (with M. Filippini).
'Asymmetric Price Responses and the Underlying Energy Demand Trend: Are they Substitutes or Complements? Evidence from Modelling OECD Aggregate Energy Demand', Energy Economics, Vol. 32, 2010, pp. 1157-1164, (with O. I. Adeyemi, D. C. Broadstock, M. Chitnis, & G. Judge).
'Quantifying the Impact of Exogenous Non-Economic Factors on UK Transport Oil Demand', Energy Policy, Vol. 38, 2010, pp. 1559-1565, (with D. C. Broadstock).
International Handbook on the Economics of Energy, (Edited), Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2009 Hardback Edition, 831 pages, ISBN 978-1-84720-352-6, (with J. Evans).
'Electricity Demand for Sri Lanka: A Time Series Analysis', Energy, Vol. 33, 2008, pp. 724-739, (with H. A. Amarawickrama).
'Does energy consumption cause economic growth? : Evidence from a systematic study of over 100 countries', Journal of Policy Modeling, Vol. 30, 2008, pp. 209-220, (with J. Chontanawat and R. Pierse).
Elasticity of substitution studies, UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) Review of Evidence for the Rebound Effect, Technical Report 3, October 2007, Ref: UKERC/WP/TPA/2007/011, (with D. C. Broadstock and S. Sorrell).
'Modelling OECD industrial energy demand: Asymmetric price responses and energy–saving technical change', Energy Economics, Vol. 29, 2007, pp. 693-709, (with O. I. Adeyemi).
'Optimal sliding scale regulation: An application to regional electricity distribution in England and Wales', Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 59, 2007, pp. 458-485, (with D. Hawdon, P. Levine and N. Rickman).
'Gasoline demand, pricing policy and social welfare in the Islamic Republic of Iran', OPEC Review, Vol. 31, 2007, pp. 105-124, (with M. Ahmadian and M. Chitnis).
'An empirical analysis of Namibian energy demand', Energy Policy, Vol. 34, 2006, pp. 3447-3463, (with G. De Vita and K. Endresen).
‘OECD Energy Demand: Modelling Underlying Energy Demand Trends using the Structural Time Series Model’, Surrey Energy Economics Discussion paper Series, SEEDS114, Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), University of Surrey, October 2006 (with A. Al-Rabbaie).
'Fuel tourism in border regions: The case of Switzerland', Energy Economics, Vol. 27, 2005, pp. 689-707, (with S. Banfi and M. Filippini).
'Primary energy demand in Japan : An empirical analysis of long-term trends and future CO2 emissions', Energy Policy, Vol. 33, 2005, pp. 1409-1424 (with Y. Ninomiya).
'Sri Lankan electricity supply industry: A critique of proposed reforms', Journal of Energy and Development, Vol. XXX, 2005, pp. 239-278, (with H. A. Amarawickrama).
'Estimating underlying energy demand trends using UK annual data', Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 12, 2005, pp. 239-244, (with J. Dimitropoulos and G. Judge).
'Unravelling trends and seasonality: A structural time series analysis of transport oil demand in the UK and Japan', The Energy Journal, Vol. 24, 2003, pp. 63-96, (with Y. Ninomiya).
Energy in a Competitive Market: Essays in Honour of Colin Robinson, (Edited), Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2003, 233 pages, ISBN 978-1-84064-798-1.
'Modelling underlying energy demand trends' Chapter 9 in L. C. Hunt (Ed.) Energy in a Competitive Market: Essays in Honour of Colin Robinson, Edward Elgar, 2003, pp. 140-174, (with G. Judge and Y. Ninomiya).
'Underlying trends and seasonality in UK energy demand : A sectoral analysis', Energy Economics, Vol. 25, 2003, pp. 93-118, (with G. Judge and Y. Ninomiya).
'Modelling technical progress: An application of the stochastic trend model to UK energy demand', Surrey Energy Economics Discussion paper Series, SEEDS99, Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), University of Surrey, 2000, (with G. Judge and Y. Ninomiya).
'The policy of power and the power of policy: Energy policy in Honduras' Journal of Energy and Development, Vol. 25, 1999, pp. 1-36, (with C. Salgado and A. Thorpe).
'Evolving seasonal patterns in UK energy series', Chapter in G. MacKerron & P. Pearson (Eds.), The UK Energy Experience: A Model or a Warning?, Imperial College Press, 1996, (with G. Judge).
'An analysis of UK energy demand using multivariate cointegration', Surrey Energy Economics Discussion paper Series, SEEDS86, Surrey Energy Economics Centre (SEEC), University of Surrey, 1995, (with R. Witt).
'Industrial energy demand in the UK: A cointegration approach', Chapter 5 in D. Hawdon (Ed.), Energy Demand: Evidence and Expectations, Academic Press, 1992, (with E. L. Lynk).
'Energy price- and income-elasticities of demand: Some estimates for the UK using the cointegration procedure', Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 36, 1989, pp. 183-193, (with D. N. Manning).
'Energy and capital: substitutes or complements? A note on the importance of testing for non-neutral technical progress', Applied Economics, Vol. 18, 1986, pp. 729-735.