Modelling Prices in Competitive Electricity Markets
Derek W. Bunn
Wiley, Apr 2, 2004 - Business & Economics - 358 pages
Electricity markets are structurally different to other commodities, and the real-time dynamic balancing of the electricity network involves many external factors. Because of this, it is not a simple matter to transfer conventional models of financial time series analysis to wholesale electricity prices.
The rationale for this compilation of chapters from international authors is, therefore, to provide econometric analysis of wholesale power markets around the world, to give greater understanding of their particular characteristics, and to assess the applicability of various methods of price modelling.
Researchers and professionals in this sector will find the book an invaluable guide to the most important state-of-the-art modelling techniques which are converging to define the special approaches necessary for unravelling and forecasting the behaviour of electricity prices. It is a high-quality synthesis of the work of financial engineering, industrial economics and power systems analysis, as they relate to the behaviour of competitive electricity markets.
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Structural and Behavioural Foundations of Competitive Electricity Prices
Competitors Response Representation for Market Simulation in
ComplementarityBased Equilibrium Modeling for Electric Power Markets
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