Energy in a Competitive Market: Essays in Honour of Colin Robinson

Energy in a Competitive Market: Essays in Honour of Colin Robinson

by Colin Robinson
     
 

In 11 papers from a summer 2000 conference held in Surrey, England, energy economists from Britain, elsewhere in Europe, and Japan promote the notion that markets are key to an efficient allocation of energy as well as of everything else. Among their topics are yardstick competition and efficiency benchmarking in electricity distribution, the Swiss electricity… See more details below

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In 11 papers from a summer 2000 conference held in Surrey, England, energy economists from Britain, elsewhere in Europe, and Japan promote the notion that markets are key to an efficient allocation of energy as well as of everything else. Among their topics are yardstick competition and efficiency benchmarking in electricity distribution, the Swiss electricity industry and the regulation of distribution prices, British coal in competitive energy markets, modelling underlying energy demand trends, long-run carbon dioxide emissions and environmental Kuznets curves, and modelling incentive mechanisms to meet British emissions targets. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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ISBN-13:
9781840647983
Publisher:
Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2003
Pages:
233
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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