Dr Jasper Meya


Research interests


  •  Inequality and Environmental Policy
  • Valuation of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
  • Policy Instruments for the Energy Transition
  • International Climate Agreements and Political Communication


Publications before iDiv


  • Meya, J.N., Kornek, U., Lessmann, K. (2018): How empirical uncertainties influence the stability of climate coalitions. International Environmental Agreements: Politics, Law and Economics. 18(2): 175-198, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10784-017-9378-5
  • Baumgärtner, S., Drupp, M.A., Meya, J.N., Munz, J.M., Quaas, M.F. (2017): Income inequality and willingness to pay for public environmental goods. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 85: 35–61, dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jeem.2017.04.005
  • Droste, N., Meya, J.N. (2017): Ecosystem services in infrastructure planning – a case study of the projected deepening of the Lower Weser river in Germany. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 60(2), 231-248, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09640568.2016.1151405

Working papers


  • Drupp, M.A., Meya, J.N. (2019): Structural benefit transfer for the valuation of ecosystem services and natural capital. Presented at USDA-Workshop on Ecosystem Services Valuation. http://www.narea.org/esvworkshopproceedings



  • Inequality and Environmental Policy
  • Microeconomics, Microeconomic Foundations of Environmental and Resource Economics
  • Advanced Methods in Environmental and Resource Economics

Curriculum Vitae


You can find a complete CV including publications here.

iDiv publications


J. N. Meya, M. A. Drupp, N. Hanley

(2021): Testing structural benefit transfer: The role of income inequality. Resource and Energy Economics 64 *

M. F. Quaas, J. N. Meya, H. Schenk, B. Bos, M. A. Drupp, T. Requate

(2021): The social cost of contacts: Theory and evidence for the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in Germany. PLOS ONE 16(3) *

Bos, B., Drupp, M. A., Meya, J. N., Quaas, M. F.

(2020): Moral Suasion and the Private Provision of Public Goods: Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic. Environmental and Resource Economics 76(4), 1117-1138 *

Meya, J. N.

(2020): Environmental Inequality and Economic Valuation. Environmental & Resource Economics *

Quaas, M. F., Baumgärtner, S., Drupp, M. A., Meya, J. N.

(2020): Intertemporal utility with heterogeneous goods and constant elasticity of substitution. Economics Letters 191 *
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