Open access


Scientific article deals with the characteristics of positive externalities and identifying positive externalities of road transport. In the analysis are the processed data on economic indicators of the Slovak Republic and data for individual regions of the Slovak Republic. Based on the analysis were selected positive externalities of road transport. At present, there is insufficient attention to the positive externalities of the transportation, and despite the fact that road transport and road infrastructure has undeniable positive impact on social development and economic growth of the country.

[2] European Energy and Transport, Trends to 2030.[online]. Available on internet:<>.

[4] Masárová, J. (2016) Cestná infraštruktúra v SR. Perners Contacts, 8(3), 113-124, ISSN 1801-674X.

[7] Statistical Office of Slovak republic. [online]. Available on internet:

[8] Poliak, M. & Konečný, V. (2007). Ekonomika cestnej a mestskej dopravy 1 – návody na cvičenia. Žilina: EDIS.

[9] Mikušková, M. (2016). Návrh metodiky pre hodnotenie pozitívnych externalít z cestnej dopravy. Diploma thesis. Supervisor of diploma thesis: doc. Ing. Vladimír Konečný, PhD.

[10] Meszaros, F., Markovits-Somogyi, R. & Bokor, Z. (2012). Modelling and multi-criteria optimization of road traffic flows considering social and economic aspects. Logi, 3(1), 70-82. ISSN 1804-3216.

[11] Mostert, M. & Limbourg, S. (2016). External Costs as Competitiveness Factors for Freight Transport - A State of the Art. Transport Reviews, 36(6), 692-712. DOI: 10.1080/01441647.2015.1137653.

[12] Yearbooks of Transport, Posts and Telecommunications of the Slovak republic for 2000 – 2015.

Journal Information


All Time Past Year Past 30 Days
Abstract Views 0 0 0
Full Text Views 113 113 21
PDF Downloads 45 45 15