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Tomas Baležentis
(Tomas Balezentis)

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First Name:Tomas
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Last Name:Balezentis
RePEc Short-ID:pba1010
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Terminal Degree: Institut for Fødevare- og Ressourceøkonomi; Københavns Universitet (from RePEc Genealogy)


(30%) Ekonomikos ir Verslo Administravimo Fakultetas
Vilniaus Universitetas

Vilnius, Lithuania
RePEc:edi:fecvult (more details at EDIRC)

(66%) Lietuvos Agrarinės Ekonomikos Institutas (LAEI)

Vilnius, Lithuania
RePEc:edi:laeivlt (more details at EDIRC)

(4%) Lietuvos Socialiniu Mokslu Centras

Vilnius, Lithuania
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Working papers

  1. Zhiyang Shen & Tomas Balezentis, 2023. "Devising evidence-based strategies for progress towards zero-carbon energy at the country level: The by-production approach," Post-Print hal-04277474, HAL.
  2. Zhiyang Shen & Kristiaan Kerstens & Tomas Baležentis, 2023. "An environmental Luenberger–Hicks–Moorsteen total factor productivity indicator: empirical analysis considering undesirable outputs either as inputs or outputs, and attention for infeasibilities," Post-Print hal-04273656, HAL.
  3. Tomas Balezentis & Kristiaan Kerstens & Zhiyang Shen, 2022. "Economic and Environmental Decomposition of Luenberger-Hicks-Moorsteen Total Factor Productivity Indicator: Empirical Analysis of Chinese Textile Firms With a Focus on Reporting Infeasibilities and Qu," Post-Print hal-03833245, HAL.
  4. Kornher, Lukas & Baležentis, Tomas & Santeramo, Fabio, 2021. "EU Food Price Inflation Amid Global Market Turbulences," 2021: Trade and Environmental Policies: Synergies and Rivalries, December 12-14, San Diego, CA, Hybrid 339565, International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium.
  5. Zhiyang Shen & Michael Vardanyan & Tomas Balezentis & Jianlin Wang, 2021. "Analyzing the Tradeoff Between the Economic and Environmental Performance: The Case of the Chinese Manufacturing Sector," Post-Print hal-03593877, HAL.
  6. Mette Asmild & Tomas Baležentis & Jens Leth Hougaard, 2019. "Industry Competitiveness Indicators," IFRO Working Paper 2019/01, University of Copenhagen, Department of Food and Resource Economics.
  7. Tomas Balezentis & Zhiyang Shen, 2017. "An environmental Luenberger-Hicks-Moorsteen. Total Factor Productivityindicator for OECD Countries," Working Papers 2017-EQM-02, IESEG School of Management.


  1. Lei, Xiao & Shen, Z.Y. & Štreimikienė, Dalia & Baležentis, Tomas & Wang, Guang & Mu, Yunguo, 2024. "Digitalization and sustainable development: Evidence from OECD countries," Applied Energy, Elsevier, vol. 357(C).
  2. Zhang, Chonghui & Bai, Chen & Su, Weihua & Balezentis, Tomas, 2024. "The centralised data envelopment analysis model integrated with cost information and utility theory for power price setting under carbon peak strategy at the firm-level," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 292(C).
  3. Siksnelyte-Butkiene, Indre & Streimikiene, Dalia & Lekavicius, Vidas & Balezentis, Tomas, 2024. "Comprehensive analysis of energy security indicators and measurement of their integrity," Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Elsevier, vol. 200(C).
  4. Ribašauskienė, Erika & Volkov, Artiom & Morkūnas, Mangirdas & Žičkienė, Agnė & Dabkiene, Vida & Štreimikienė, Dalia & Baležentis, Tomas, 2024. "Strategies for increasing agricultural viability, resilience and sustainability amid disruptive events: An expert-based analysis of relevance," Journal of Business Research, Elsevier, vol. 170(C).
  5. Zhu, Facang & Shi, Qiule & Balezentis, Tomas & Zhang, Chonghui, 2023. "The impact of e-commerce and R&D on firm-level production in China: Evidence from manufacturing sector," Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, Elsevier, vol. 65(C), pages 101-110.
  6. Ramanauske, Neringa & Balezentis, Tomas & Streimikiene, Dalia, 2023. "Biomass use and its implications for bioeconomy development: A resource efficiency perspective for the European countries," Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Elsevier, vol. 193(C).
  7. Gangfei Luo & Tomas Baležentis & Shouzhen Zeng & JiaShun Pan, 2023. "Creating a decarbonized economy: Decoupling effects and driving factors of CO2 emission of 28 industries in China," Energy & Environment, , vol. 34(7), pages 2413-2431, November.
  8. Tetiana Tananaiko & Olha Yatsenko & Olha Osypova & Vitalii Nitsenko & Tomas Balezentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2023. "Economic Rationale for Manifestations of Asymmetry in the Global Trading System," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 15(6), pages 1-49, March.
  9. Weihua Su & Zhen Wang & Chonghui Zhang & Tomas Balezentis, 2023. "Determinants of the innovation efficiency of strategic emerging enterprises: evidence from the robust frontiers," Economic Change and Restructuring, Springer, vol. 56(3), pages 1433-1465, June.
  10. Wang, Yaxian & Zhao, Zhenli & Wang, Wenju & Streimikiene, Dalia & Balezentis, Tomas, 2023. "Interplay of multiple factors behind decarbonisation of thermal electricity generation: A novel decomposition model," Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Elsevier, vol. 189(C).
  11. Wang, Yaxian & Zhao, Zhenli & Baležentis, Tomas, 2023. "Benefit distribution in shared private charging pile projects based on modified Shapley value," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 263(PB).
  12. Zhu, Ning & Streimikis, Justas & Yu, Zhiqian & Balezentis, Tomas, 2023. "Energy-sustainable agriculture in the European Union member states: Overall productivity growth and structural efficiency," Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 87(PA).
  13. Fan, Shuangshuang & Wei, Yuetong & Niu, Xiao & Balezentis, Tomas & Agnusdei, Leonardo, 2023. "Can FinTech development pave the way for a transition towards inclusive growth: Evidence from an emerging economy," Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, Elsevier, vol. 67(C), pages 439-458.
  14. Balezentis, Tomas & Zickiene, Agne & Volkov, Artiom & Streimikiene, Dalia & Morkunas, Mangirdas & Dabkiene, Vida & Ribasauskiene, Erika, 2023. "Measures for the viable agri-food supply chains: A multi-criteria approach," Journal of Business Research, Elsevier, vol. 155(PA).
  15. Indre Siksnelyte-Butkiene & Dalia Streimikiene & Giulio Paolo Agnusdei & Tomas Balezentis, 2023. "Energy-space concept for the transition to a low-carbon energy society," Environment, Development and Sustainability: A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Theory and Practice of Sustainable Development, Springer, vol. 25(12), pages 14953-14973, December.
  16. Agnė Žičkienė & Mangirdas Morkunas & Artiom Volkov & Tomas Balezentis & Dalia Streimikiene & Indre Siksnelyte-Butkiene, 2022. "Sustainable Energy Development and Climate Change Mitigation at the Local Level through the Lens of Renewable Energy: Evidence from Lithuanian Case Study," Energies, MDPI, vol. 15(3), pages 1-19, January.
  17. Dalia Štreimikienė & Tomas Baležentis & Artiom Volkov & Erika Ribašauskienė & Mangirdas Morkūnas & Agnė Žičkienė, 2022. "Negative effects of covid-19 pandemic on agriculture: systematic literature review in the frameworks of vulnerability, resilience and risks involved," Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 35(1), pages 529-545, December.
  18. Streimikis, Justas & Yu, Zhiqian & Zhu, Ning & Baležentis, Tomas, 2022. "Achievements of the European Union member states toward the development of sustainable agriculture: A contribution to the structural efficiency approach," Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Elsevier, vol. 178(C).
  19. Vaida Sapolaite & Tomas Balezentis, 2022. "The interplay of labour, land, intermediate consumption and output: a decomposition of the agricultural labour productivity for the Baltic States," Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 35(1), pages 3512-3532, December.
  20. EiÄ aitÄ—, Ovidija & Baležentis, Tomas & RibaÅ¡auskienÄ—, Erika & MorkÅ«nas, Mangirdas & MelnikienÄ—, Rasa & Å treimikienÄ—, Dalia, 2022. "Food waste in the retail sector: A survey-based evidence from Central and Eastern Europe," Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, Elsevier, vol. 69(C).
  21. Vida Dabkienė & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Štreimikienė, 2022. "Reconciling the micro‐ and macro‐perspective in agricultural energy efficiency analysis for sustainable development," Sustainable Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 30(1), pages 149-164, February.
  22. Jiayan Huang & Nanyue Jiang & Ji Chen & Tomas Balezentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2022. "Multi-criteria group decision-making method for green supplier selection based on distributed interval variables," Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 35(1), pages 746-761, December.
  23. Oleksandr Zakharchuk & Andrii Hutorov & Oksana Vyshnevetska & Vitalii Nitsenko & Tomas Balezentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2022. "Ukraine’s Market of Certified Seed: Current State and Prospects for the Future," Agriculture, MDPI, vol. 13(1), pages 1-21, December.
  24. Grigorios L. Kyriakopoulos & Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Baležentis, 2022. "Addressing Challenges of Low-Carbon Energy Transition," Energies, MDPI, vol. 15(15), pages 1-7, August.
  25. Sicen Liu & Xiaodong Chen & Zhiyang Shen & Tomas Baležentis, 2022. "Industrial energy consumption and pollutant emissions: Combined decomposition of relative performance and absolute changes," Business Strategy and the Environment, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 31(7), pages 3454-3469, November.
  26. Nelė Jurkėnaitė & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Štreimikienė, 2022. "The sustainability prism of structural changes in the European Union agricultural system: The nexus between production, employment and energy emissions," Business Strategy and the Environment, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 31(1), pages 145-158, January.
  27. Ning Zhu & Xiang Dai & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene & Zhiyang Shen, 2022. "Estimating production gains from international cooperation: Evidence from countries along the Belt and Road," Economic Change and Restructuring, Springer, vol. 55(2), pages 715-736, May.
  28. Zhang, Mengdan & Zhang, Chonghui & Shi, Qiule & Zeng, Shouzhen & Balezentis, Tomas, 2022. "Operationalizing the telemedicine platforms through the social network knowledge: An MCDM model based on the CIPFOHW operator," Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Elsevier, vol. 174(C).
  29. Tomas Balezentis & Vaida Sapolaite, 2022. "Productivity surplus and its distribution in Lithuanian agriculture," Empirica, Springer;Austrian Institute for Economic Research;Austrian Economic Association, vol. 49(3), pages 721-740, August.
  30. Siksnelyte-Butkiene, Indre & Streimikiene, Dalia & Balezentis, Tomas, 2022. "Addressing sustainability issues in transition to carbon-neutral sustainable society with multi-criteria analysis," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 254(PA).
  31. Zhang, Chonghui & Jiang, Nanyue & Su, Tiantian & Chen, Ji & Streimikiene, Dalia & Balezentis, Tomas, 2022. "Spreading knowledge and technology: Research efficiency at universities based on the three-stage MCDM-NRSDEA method with bootstrapping," Technology in Society, Elsevier, vol. 68(C).
  32. Oleg Bazaluk & Vlada Zhykharieva & Olga Vlasenko & Vitalii Nitsenko & Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Balezentis, 2022. "Optimization of the Equity in Formation of Investment Portfolio of a Shipping Company," Mathematics, MDPI, vol. 10(3), pages 1-15, January.
  33. Afrasiabi, Ahmadreza & Chalmardi, Mazyar Kaboli & Balezentis, Tomas, 2022. "A novel hybrid evaluation framework for public organizations based on employees’ performance factors," Evaluation and Program Planning, Elsevier, vol. 91(C).
  34. Indre Siksnelyte-Butkiene & Tomas Karpavicius & Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Balezentis, 2022. "The Achievements of Climate Change and Energy Policy in the European Union," Energies, MDPI, vol. 15(14), pages 1-17, July.
  35. Volkov, Artiom & Morkunas, Mangirdas & Balezentis, Tomas & Streimikiene, Dalia, 2022. "Are agricultural sustainability and resilience complementary notions? Evidence from the North European agriculture," Land Use Policy, Elsevier, vol. 112(C).
  36. Gangfei Luo & Shouzhen Zeng & Tomas Baležentis, 2022. "Multidimensional Measurement and Comparison of China’s Educational Inequality," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 163(2), pages 857-874, September.
  37. Miao, Zhuang & Chen, Xiaodong & Baležentis, Tomas, 2021. "Improving energy use and mitigating pollutant emissions across “Three Regions and Ten Urban Agglomerations”: A city-level productivity growth decomposition," Applied Energy, Elsevier, vol. 283(C).
  38. Tomas Baležentis & Mangirdas Morkūnas & Agnė Žičkienė & Artiom Volkov & Erika Ribašauskienė & Dalia Štreimikienė, 2021. "Policies for Rapid Mitigation of the Crisis’ Effects on Agricultural Supply Chains: A Multi-Criteria Decision Support System with Monte Carlo Simulation," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 13(21), pages 1-31, October.
  39. Tomas Karpavicius & Tomas Balezentis, 2021. "Public Service Obligation Levy in the Context of Energy Sustainability and Security: The Cases of Ireland, Greece, Denmark and Lithuania," Energies, MDPI, vol. 15(1), pages 1-46, December.
  40. Shen, Zhiyang & Bai, Kaixuan & Hong, Tianyang & Balezentis, Tomas, 2021. "Evaluation of carbon shadow price within a non-parametric meta-frontier framework: The case of OECD, ASEAN and BRICS," Applied Energy, Elsevier, vol. 299(C).
  41. Huang, Hongyun & Wang, Fengrong & Song, Malin & Balezentis, Tomas & Streimikiene, Dalia, 2021. "Green innovations for sustainable development of China: Analysis based on the nested spatial panel models," Technology in Society, Elsevier, vol. 65(C).
  42. Chen, Ji & Huang, Jiayan & Su, Weihua & Štreimikienė, Dalia & Baležentis, Tomas, 2021. "The challenges of COVID-19 control policies for sustainable development of business: Evidence from service industries," Technology in Society, Elsevier, vol. 66(C).
  43. Artiom Volkov & Agnė Žičkienė & Mangirdas Morkunas & Tomas Baležentis & Erika Ribašauskienė & Dalia Streimikiene, 2021. "A Multi-Criteria Approach for Assessing the Economic Resilience of Agriculture: The Case of Lithuania," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 13(4), pages 1-16, February.
  44. Li, Wei & Liu, Echu & Balezentis, Tomas & Jin, Huanhuan & Streimikiene, Dalia, 2021. "Association between socioeconomic welfare and depression among older adults: Evidence from the China health and Retirement Longitudinal Study," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 275(C).
  45. Baležentis, Tomas & Li, Tianxiang & Chen, Xueli, 2021. "Has agricultural labor restructuring improved agricultural labor productivity in China? A decomposition approach," Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 76(C).
  46. Balezentis, Tomas & Streimikiene, Dalia & Mikalauskas, Ignas & Shen, Zhiyang, 2021. "Towards carbon free economy and electricity: The puzzle of energy costs, sustainability and security based on willingness to pay," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 214(C).
  47. Justas Streimikis & Zhuang Miao & Tomas Balezentis, 2021. "Creation of climate‐smart and energy‐efficient agriculture in the European Union: Pathways based on the frontier analysis," Business Strategy and the Environment, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 30(1), pages 576-589, January.
  48. Indre Siksnelyte-Butkiene & Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Balezentis & Virgilijus Skulskis, 2021. "A Systematic Literature Review of Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Methods for Sustainable Selection of Insulation Materials in Buildings," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 13(2), pages 1-21, January.
  49. Rita Vilkė & Živilė Gedminaitė‐Raudonė & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Štreimikienė, 2021. "Farmers' awareness of eco‐efficiency and cleaner production as environmental responsibility: Lithuanian case," Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 28(1), pages 288-298, January.
  50. Qingyou Yan & Fei Zhao & Xu Wang & Tomas Balezentis, 2021. "The Environmental Efficiency Analysis Based on the Three-Step Method for Two-Stage Data Envelopment Analysis," Energies, MDPI, vol. 14(21), pages 1-14, October.
  51. Balezentis, Tomas & Morkunas, Mangirdas & Volkov, Artiom & Ribasauskiene, Erika & Streimikiene, Dalia, 2021. "Are women neglected in the EU agriculture? Evidence from Lithuanian young farmers," Land Use Policy, Elsevier, vol. 101(C).
  52. Baležentis, Tomas & Butkus, Mindaugas & Štreimikienė, Dalia & Shen, Zhiyang, 2021. "Exploring the limits for increasing energy efficiency in the residential sector of the European Union: Insights from the rebound effect," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 149(C).
  53. Facang Zhu & Qianqian Li & Shichun Yang & Tomas Balezentis, 2021. "How ICT and R&D affect productivity? Firm level evidence for China," Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 34(1), pages 3468-3486, January.
  54. Yuan, Qianqian & Baležentis, Tomas & Shen, Zhiyang & Streimikiene, Dalia, 2021. "Economic and environmental performance of the belt and road countries under convex and nonconvex production technologies," Journal of Asian Economics, Elsevier, vol. 75(C).
  55. Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Baležentis & Artiom Volkov & Mangirdas Morkūnas & Agnė Žičkienė & Justas Streimikis, 2021. "Barriers and Drivers of Renewable Energy Penetration in Rural Areas," Energies, MDPI, vol. 14(20), pages 1-28, October.
  56. Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Balezentis & Irena Alebaite, 2020. "Climate Change Mitigation in Households between Market Failures and Psychological Barriers," Energies, MDPI, vol. 13(11), pages 1-21, June.
  57. Baležentis, Tomas & Sun, Kai, 2020. "Measurement of technical inefficiency and total factor productivity growth: A semiparametric stochastic input distance frontier approach and the case of Lithuanian dairy farms," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 285(3), pages 1174-1188.
  58. Artiom Volkov & Mangirdas Morkunas & Tomas Balezentis & Vaida Šapolaitė, 2020. "Economic and Environmental Performance of the Agricultural Sectors of the Selected EU Countries," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 12(3), pages 1-17, February.
  59. Kuhn, Lena & Balezentis, Tomas & Hou, Lingling & Wang, Dan, 2020. "Technical and environmental efficiency of livestock farms in China: A slacks-based DEA approach," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 62(C).
  60. Shouzhen Zeng & Yingjie Hu & Tomas Balezentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2020. "A multi‐criteria sustainable supplier selection framework based on neutrosophic fuzzy data and entropy weighting," Sustainable Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(5), pages 1431-1440, September.
  61. Balezentis, Tomas & Ribasauskiene, Erika & Morkunas, Mangirdas & Volkov, Artiom & Streimikiene, Dalia & Toma, Pierluigi, 2020. "Young farmers’ support under the Common Agricultural Policy and sustainability of rural regions: Evidence from Lithuania," Land Use Policy, Elsevier, vol. 94(C).
  62. Dalia Streimikiene & Vidas Lekavičius & Tomas Baležentis & Grigorios L. Kyriakopoulos & Josef Abrhám, 2020. "Climate Change Mitigation Policies Targeting Households and Addressing Energy Poverty in European Union," Energies, MDPI, vol. 13(13), pages 1-24, July.
  63. Oleg Bazaluk & Valerii Havrysh & Vitalii Nitsenko & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene & Elena A. Tarkhanova, 2020. "Assessment of Green Methanol Production Potential and Related Economic and Environmental Benefits: The Case of China," Energies, MDPI, vol. 13(12), pages 1-25, June.
  64. Nataliya Rekova & Hanna Telnova & Oleh Kachur & Iryna Golubkova & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2020. "Financial Sustainability Evaluation and Forecasting Using the Markov Chain: The Case of the Wine Business," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 12(15), pages 1-17, July.
  65. Weihua Su & Yuying Wang & Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Balezentis & Chonghui Zhang, 2020. "Carbon dioxide emission decomposition along the gradient of economic development: The case of energy sustainability in the G7 and Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa," Sustainable Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(4), pages 657-669, July.
  66. Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Balezentis, 2020. "Willingness to Pay for Renovation of Multi-Flat Buildings and to Share the Costs of Renovation," Energies, MDPI, vol. 13(11), pages 1-16, May.
  67. Tianxiang Li & Beibei Wu & Fujin Yi & Bin Wang & Tomas Baležentis, 2020. "What Happens to the Health of Elderly Parents When Adult Child Migration Splits Households? Evidence from Rural China," IJERPH, MDPI, vol. 17(5), pages 1-14, March.
  68. Balezentis, Tomas, 2020. "Shrinking ageing population and other drivers of energy consumption and CO2 emission in the residential sector: A case from Eastern Europe," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 140(C).
  69. Iryna Zamula & Maryna Tanasiieva & Vitalii Travin & Vitalii Nitsenko & Tomas Balezentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2020. "Assessment of the Profitability of Environmental Activities in Forestry," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 12(7), pages 1-15, April.
  70. Malin Song & Jianlin Wang & Jiajia Zhao & Tomas Baležentis & Zhiyang Shen, 2020. "Production and safety efficiency evaluation in Chinese coal mines: accident deaths as undesirable output," Annals of Operations Research, Springer, vol. 291(1), pages 827-845, August.
  71. Roman Ostapenko & Yuliia Herasymenko & Vitalii Nitsenko & Svitlana Koliadenko & Tomas Balezentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2020. "Analysis of Production and Sales of Organic Products in Ukrainian Agricultural Enterprises," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 12(8), pages 1-15, April.
  72. Tomas Baležentis & Alfons Oude Lansink, 2020. "Measuring dynamic biased technical change in Lithuanian cereal farms," Agribusiness, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 36(2), pages 208-225, April.
  73. Zhensheng Chen & Xueli Chen & Tomas Baležentis & Xiaoqing Gan & Vivian Valdmanis, 2020. "Productivity change and its driving forces in Chinese healthcare sector," PLOS ONE, Public Library of Science, vol. 15(12), pages 1-16, December.
  74. Liobikiene, Genovaite & Chen, Xueli & Streimikiene, Dalia & Balezentis, Tomas, 2020. "The trends in bioeconomy development in the European Union: Exploiting capacity and productivity measures based on the land footprint approach," Land Use Policy, Elsevier, vol. 91(C).
  75. Justas Streimikis & Tomas Baležentis, 2020. "Agricultural sustainability assessment framework integrating sustainable development goals and interlinked priorities of environmental, climate and agriculture policies," Sustainable Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(6), pages 1702-1712, November.
  76. Zhe Liu & Xueli Chen & Jinyang Cai & Tomas Baležentis & Yue Li, 2020. "The Impact of “Coal to Gas” Policy on Air Quality: Evidence from Beijing, China," Energies, MDPI, vol. 13(15), pages 1-11, July.
  77. Jinming Zhou & Kevin W. Li & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2020. "Pythagorean fuzzy combinative distance-based assessment with pure linguistic information and its application to financial strategies of multi-national companies," Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 33(1), pages 974-998, January.
  78. Wenyin Cheng & Zhusong Yang & Xia Pan & Tomas Baležentis & Xueli Chen, 2020. "Evolution of Carbon Shadow Prices in China’s Industrial Sector during 2003–2017: A By-Production Approach," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 12(2), pages 1-14, January.
  79. Zhensheng Chen & Xueli Chen & Xiaoqing Gan & Kaixuan Bai & Tomas Baležentis & Lixin Cui, 2020. "Technical Efficiency of Regional Public Hospitals in China Based on the Three-Stage DEA," IJERPH, MDPI, vol. 17(24), pages 1-17, December.
  80. Tomas Baležentis & Aistė Galnaitytė & Irena Kriščiukaitienė & Virginia Namiotko & Lina Novickytė & Dalia Streimikiene & Rasa Melnikiene, 2019. "Decomposing Dynamics in the Farm Profitability: An Application of Index Decomposition Analysis to Lithuanian FADN Sample," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 11(10), pages 1-15, May.
  81. Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Štreimikienė, 2019. "Sustainability in the Electricity Sector through Advanced Technologies: Energy Mix Transition and Smart Grid Technology in China," Energies, MDPI, vol. 12(6), pages 1-21, March.
  82. Miao, Zhuang & Chen, Xiaodong & Baležentis, Tomas & Sun, Chuanwang, 2019. "Atmospheric environmental productivity across the provinces of China: Joint decomposition of range adjusted measure and Luenberger productivity indicator," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 132(C), pages 665-677.
  83. Birhanu A. Adamie & Tomas Balezentis & Mette Asmild, 2019. "Environmental Production Factors and Efficiency of Smallholder Agricultural Households: Using Non‐parametric Conditional Frontier Methods," Journal of Agricultural Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 70(2), pages 471-487, June.
  84. Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Balezentis & Ilona Alisauskaite-Seskiene & Gintare Stankuniene & Zaneta Simanaviciene, 2019. "A Review of Willingness to Pay Studies for Climate Change Mitigation in the Energy Sector," Energies, MDPI, vol. 12(8), pages 1-38, April.
  85. Erika Ribašauskienė & Diana Šumylė & Artiom Volkov & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene & Mangirdas Morkunas, 2019. "Evaluating Public Policy Support for Agricultural Cooperatives," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 11(14), pages 1-15, July.
  86. Artiom Volkov & Tomas Balezentis & Mangirdas Morkunas & Dalia Streimikiene, 2019. "Who Benefits from CAP? The Way the Direct Payments System Impacts Socioeconomic Sustainability of Small Farms," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 11(7), pages 1-17, April.
  87. Zhuo-wan Liu & Tomas Balezentis & Yao-yao Song & Guo-liang Yang, 2019. "Estimating Capacity Utilization of Chinese State Farms," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 11(18), pages 1-29, September.
  88. Jieting Yin & Qingyou Yan & Kaijie Lei & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2019. "Economic and Efficiency Analysis of China Electricity Market Reform Using Computable General Equilibrium Model," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 11(2), pages 1-22, January.
  89. Tetiana Vlasenko & Anatolii Hatsko & Tetiana Larina & Yevhen Hryn & Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Balezentis, 2019. "Fuzzy Evaluation of Change Management Processes in the Context of Enterprise Sustainability," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 11(22), pages 1-11, November.
  90. Artiom Volkov & Tomas Balezentis & Mangirdas Morkunas & Dalia Streimikiene, 2019. "In a Search for Equity: Do Direct Payments under the Common Agricultural Policy Induce Convergence in the European Union?," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 11(12), pages 1-15, June.
  91. Yongzhong Jiang & Xueli Chen & Vivian Valdmanis & Tomas Baležentis, 2019. "Evaluating Economic and Environmental Performance of the Chinese Industry Sector," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 11(23), pages 1-17, November.
  92. Shen, Zhiyang & Baležentis, Tomas & Ferrier, Gary D., 2019. "Agricultural productivity evolution in China: A generalized decomposition of the Luenberger-Hicks-Moorsteen productivity indicator," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 57(C).
  93. Meiling Liu & Shouzhen Zeng & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2019. "Picture Fuzzy Weighted Distance Measures and their Application to Investment Selection," The AMFITEATRU ECONOMIC journal, Academy of Economic Studies - Bucharest, Romania, vol. 21(52), pages 682-682, August.
  94. Yongzhong Jiang & Valerii Havrysh & Oleksandr Klymchuk & Vitalii Nitsenko & Tomas Balezentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2019. "Utilization of Crop Residue for Power Generation: The Case of Ukraine," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 11(24), pages 1-21, December.
  95. Genovaite Liobikiene & Tomas Balezentis & Dalia Streimikiene & Xueli Chen, 2019. "Evaluation of bioeconomy in the context of strong sustainability," Sustainable Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 27(5), pages 955-964, September.
  96. Shouzhen Zeng & Xinming Peng & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2019. "Prioritization of low-carbon suppliers based on Pythagorean fuzzy group decision making with self-confidence level," Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 32(1), pages 1073-1087, January.
  97. Weihua Su & Yuying Wang & Lan Qian & Shouzhen Zeng & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2019. "Creating a Sustainable Policy Framework for Cross-Border E-Commerce in China," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 11(4), pages 1-15, February.
  98. Qingyou Yan & Fei Zhao & Xu Wang & Guoliang Yang & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2019. "The network data envelopment analysis models for non-homogenous decision making units based on the sun network structure," Central European Journal of Operations Research, Springer;Slovak Society for Operations Research;Hungarian Operational Research Society;Czech Society for Operations Research;Österr. Gesellschaft für Operations Research (ÖGOR);Slovenian Society Informatika - Section for Operational Research;Croatian Operational Research Society, vol. 27(4), pages 1221-1244, December.
  99. Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Balezentis, 2019. "Innovative Policy Schemes to Promote Renovation of Multi-Flat Residential Buildings and Address the Problems of Energy Poverty of Aging Societies in Former Socialist Countries," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 11(7), pages 1-18, April.
  100. Zhuang Miao & Tomas Baležentis & Zhihua Tian & Shuai Shao & Yong Geng & Rui Wu, 2019. "Environmental Performance and Regulation Effect of China’s Atmospheric Pollutant Emissions: Evidence from “Three Regions and Ten Urban Agglomerations”," Environmental & Resource Economics, Springer;European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, vol. 74(1), pages 211-242, September.
  101. Wu, Ge & Baležentis, Tomas & Sun, Chuanwang & Xu, Shuhua, 2019. "Source control or end-of-pipe control: Mitigating air pollution at the regional level from the perspective of the Total Factor Productivity change decomposition," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 129(C), pages 1227-1239.
  102. Miao, Zhuang & Baležentis, Tomas & Shao, Shuai & Chang, Dongfeng, 2019. "Energy use, industrial soot and vehicle exhaust pollution—China's regional air pollution recognition, performance decomposition and governance," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 83(C), pages 501-514.
  103. Ligita Baležentienė & Ovidijus Mikša & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2019. "Seasonal Net Carbon Exchange in Rotation Crops in the Temperate Climate of Central Lithuania," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 11(7), pages 1-8, April.
  104. Shen, Zhiyang & Baležentis, Tomas & Chen, Xueli & Valdmanis, Vivian, 2018. "Green growth and structural change in Chinese agricultural sector during 1997–2014," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 51(C), pages 83-96.
  105. Qingyou Yan & Yaxian Wang & Tomas Baležentis & Yikai Sun & Dalia Streimikiene, 2018. "Energy-Related CO 2 Emission in China’s Provincial Thermal Electricity Generation: Driving Factors and Possibilities for Abatement," Energies, MDPI, vol. 11(5), pages 1-25, April.
  106. Ji Chen & Jinsheng Wang & Tomas Baležentis & Fausta Zagurskaitė & Dalia Streimikiene & Daiva Makutėnienė, 2018. "Multicriteria Approach towards the Sustainable Selection of a Teahouse Location with Sensitivity Analysis," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 10(8), pages 1-17, August.
  107. Qingyou Yan & Xu Wang & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2018. "Energy–economy–environmental (3E) performance of Chinese regions based on the data envelopment analysis model with mixed assumptions on disposability," Energy & Environment, , vol. 29(5), pages 664-684, August.
  108. Abbas Mardani & Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Balezentis & Muhamad Zameri Mat Saman & Khalil Md Nor & Seyed Meysam Khoshnava, 2018. "Data Envelopment Analysis in Energy and Environmental Economics: An Overview of the State-of-the-Art and Recent Development Trends," Energies, MDPI, vol. 11(8), pages 1-21, August.
  109. Tianxiang Li & Wusheng Yu & Tomas Baležentis & Jing Zhu & Yueqing Ji, 2017. "Rural demographic change, rising wages and the restructuring of Chinese agriculture," China Agricultural Economic Review, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 9(4), pages 478-503, November.
  110. Kėdaitis Vytautas & Mikučionytė Žymantė & Baležentis Tomas & Valkauskas Romualdas, 2017. "Profit Efficiency in Lithuanian Credit Unions – A Dea Approach," Ekonomika (Economics), Sciendo, vol. 96(3), pages 90-101, January.
  111. Anjali Awasthi & Tomas Baležentis, 2017. "A hybrid approach based on BOCR and fuzzy MULTIMOORA for logistics service provider selection," International Journal of Logistics Systems and Management, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 27(3), pages 261-282.
  112. Zeng, Shouzhen & Streimikiene, Dalia & Baležentis, Tomas, 2017. "Review of and comparative assessment of energy security in Baltic States," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 76(C), pages 185-192.
  113. Zhiqian Yu & Ning Zhu & Tomas Baležentis, 2017. "Impact of Public Education and Regional Economic Growth in China: A Shadow-Price Perspective," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 9(8), pages 1-10, July.
  114. Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Štreimikienė & Rasa Melnikienė & Zhiqian Yu, 2017. "Non-parametric analysis of yield risk in Lithuanian crop farming," Journal of Business Economics and Management, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(3), pages 521-536, May.
  115. Qingyou Yan & Youwei Wan & Jingye Yuan & Jieting Yin & Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2017. "Economic and Technical Efficiency of the Biomass Industry in China: A Network Data Envelopment Analysis Model Involving Externalities," Energies, MDPI, vol. 10(9), pages 1-19, September.
  116. Baležentis, Tomas & Streimikiene, Dalia, 2017. "Multi-criteria ranking of energy generation scenarios with Monte Carlo simulation," Applied Energy, Elsevier, vol. 185(P1), pages 862-871.
  117. Zhiqian Yu & Dalia Streimikiene & Tomas Balezentis & Rimantas Dapkus, 2017. "Final Energy Consumption Trends and Drivers in Czech Republic and Latvia," The AMFITEATRU ECONOMIC journal, Academy of Economic Studies - Bucharest, Romania, vol. 19(46), pages 866-866, August.
  118. Štreimikienė, Dalia & Balezentis, Tomas, 2016. "Kaya identity for analysis of the main drivers of GHG emissions and feasibility to implement EU “20–20–20” targets in the Baltic States," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 58(C), pages 1108-1113.
  119. Li, Tianxiang & Baležentis, Tomas & Makutėnienė, Daiva & Streimikiene, Dalia & Kriščiukaitienė, Irena, 2016. "Energy-related CO2 emission in European Union agriculture: Driving forces and possibilities for reduction," Applied Energy, Elsevier, vol. 180(C), pages 682-694.
  120. Mette Asmild & Tomas Baležentis & Jens Leth Hougaard, 2016. "Multi-directional productivity change: MEA-Malmquist," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 46(2), pages 109-119, December.
  121. Mette Asmild & Tomas Baležentis & Jens Hougaard, 2016. "Multi-directional program efficiency: the case of Lithuanian family farms," Journal of Productivity Analysis, Springer, vol. 45(1), pages 23-33, February.
  122. Daiva Makuteniene & Tomas Balezentis & Dalia Streimikiene, 2016. "Energy Use And Intensity in Agriculture Across European Countries," Montenegrin Journal of Economics, Economic Laboratory for Transition Research (ELIT), vol. 12(1), pages 85-93.
  123. Tomas BALEŽENTIS & Alvydas BALEŽENTIS, 2016. "Group Decision Making Procedure Based On Trapezoidal Intuitionistic Fuzzy Numbers: Multimoora Methodology," ECONOMIC COMPUTATION AND ECONOMIC CYBERNETICS STUDIES AND RESEARCH, Faculty of Economic Cybernetics, Statistics and Informatics, vol. 50(1), pages 103-122.
  124. Aniah Dominic Avea & Jing Zhu & Xu Tian & Tomas Baležentis & Tianxiang Li & Michael Rickaille & William Funsani, 2016. "Do NGOs and Development Agencies Contribute to Sustainability of Smallholder Soybean Farmers in Northern Ghana—A Stochastic Production Frontier Approach," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 8(5), pages 1-17, May.
  125. Tomas Baležentis & Alvydas Baležentis, 2016. "Dynamics of the total factor productivity in Lithuanian family farms with a statistical inference: the bootstrapped Malmquist indices and Multiple Correspondence Analysis," Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 29(1), pages 643-664, January.
  126. Tomas Baležentis, 2016. "Stochastic production frontier for the Lithuanian family farms," Journal of Business Economics and Management, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 17(2), pages 283-298, April.
  127. Tianxiang Li & Tomas Baležentis & Lijuan Cao & Jing Zhu & Irena Kriščiukaitienė & Rasa Melnikienė, 2016. "Are the Changes in China’s Grain Production Sustainable: Extensive and Intensive Development by the LMDI Approach," Sustainability, MDPI, vol. 8(12), pages 1-24, November.
  128. Tomas Baležentis, 2015. "The Sources of the Total Factor Productivity Growth in Lithuanian Family Farms: A Färe-Primont Index Approach," Prague Economic Papers, Prague University of Economics and Business, vol. 2015(2), pages 225-241.
  129. Baležentis, Tomas & De Witte, Kristof, 2015. "One- and multi-directional conditional efficiency measurement – Efficiency in Lithuanian family farms," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 245(2), pages 612-622.
  130. Tomas Baležentis & Irena Kriščiukaitienė & Alvydas Baležentis, 2014. "A nonparametric analysis of the determinants of family farm efficiency dynamics in Lithuania," Agricultural Economics, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 45(5), pages 589-599, September.
  131. Tomas Baležentis, 2014. "Total factor productivity in the Lithuanian family farms after accession to the EU: application of the bias-corrected Malmquist indices," Empirica, Springer;Austrian Institute for Economic Research;Austrian Economic Association, vol. 41(4), pages 731-746, November.
  132. Balezentiene, Ligita & Streimikiene, Dalia & Balezentis, Tomas, 2013. "Fuzzy decision support methodology for sustainable energy crop selection," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 17(C), pages 83-93.
  133. Streimikiene, Dalia & Baležentis, Tomas, 2013. "Multi-criteria assessment of small scale CHP technologies in buildings," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 26(C), pages 183-189.
  134. Streimikiene, Dalia & Baležentis, Tomas & Baležentienė, Ligita, 2013. "Comparative assessment of road transport technologies," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 20(C), pages 611-618.
  135. Streimikiene, Dalia & Balezentis, Tomas, 2013. "Multi-objective ranking of climate change mitigation policies and measures in Lithuania," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 18(C), pages 144-153.
  136. Streimikiene, Dalia & Balezentis, Tomas & Krisciukaitienė, Irena & Balezentis, Alvydas, 2012. "Prioritizing sustainable electricity production technologies: MCDM approach," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Elsevier, vol. 16(5), pages 3302-3311.
  137. Streimikiene, Dalia & Baležentis, Tomas & Kriščiukaitienė, Irena, 2012. "Promoting interactions between local climate change mitigation, sustainable energy development, and rural development policies in Lithuania," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 50(C), pages 699-710.
  138. Baležentis, Alvydas & Baležentis, Tomas & Streimikiene, Dalia, 2011. "The energy intensity in Lithuania during 1995–2009: A LMDI approach," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 39(11), pages 7322-7334.
  139. Tomas Balešentis & Alvydas Balešentis & Willem K. M. Brauers, 2011. "Multi–Objective Optimization of Well–Being in the Eu-Ropean Union Member STATES," Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 24(4), pages 1-15, January.


  1. Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Štreimikienė & Nelė Jurkėnaitė & Vida Dabkienė, 2021. "Introduction and Key Findings," Palgrave Macmillan Books,, Palgrave Macmillan.
  2. Tomas Baležentis, 2021. "Modelling Production Technology for Development of Agricultural Sector," Springer Books, in: Structural Change, Productivity, and Climate Nexus in Agriculture, chapter 0, pages 65-120, Springer.


  1. Tomas Baležentis & Dalia Štreimikienė & Nelė Jurkėnaitė & Vida Dabkienė, 2021. "Structural Change, Productivity, and Climate Nexus in Agriculture," Springer Books, Springer, number 978-3-030-76802-7, September.

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