7. EMEE Workshop 2014

 

7.EMEE Workshop 2014 zu “Empirical Methods in Energy Economics” (EMEE 2014)

14.–15. August 2014

Veranstaltungsort:
RWTH Aachen University
Campus Melaten
E.ON Energy Research Center
Mathieustrasse 10
52074 Aachen, GERMANY

Die pdf-Version des Workshop-Programms kann hier heruntergeladen werden.

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Tag 1 – Donnerstag, 14. August 2014

Zeit Aktivität ReferentIn DiskutantIn pdf
8:00 Bus shuttle service from Ibis Hotel Aachen Main Station to RWTH Aachen University, Campus Melaten
8:15– 8:45 Registration and Coffee
8:45 – 9:00 Welcome and Introduction (Reinhard Madlener, Workshop Chair)
Session 1: Energy Efficiency Standards and Incentive Programs
Chair: Massimo Filippini
9:00 – 9:45 Does Warmth Make you Feel Better? Helena Meier Nolan Ritter Paper
9:45 – 10:30 How Effective Are Energy-Efficiency Incentive Programs? Evidence from Italian Homeowners Andrea Bigano Jim Smith Paper
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee, Snack, and Health Break
Session 2: Nonparametric and Quantile Regression Analysis
Chair: Jean-Thomas Bernard
11:00 – 11:45 Nonparametric Structural Estimation of Switching Options in Power Plants Stein-Erik Fleten Jim Smith Paper
11:45 – 12:30 Do Major Brands have Market Power in the German Retail Gas Market? Nolan Ritter Tooraj Jamasb Paper
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch (provided)
Session 3: Estimating the Rebound Effect
Chair: Reinhard Madlener
14:00 – 14:45 Travel Distance and Fuel Efficiency: An Estimation of the Rebound Effect using Micro-Data in Switzerland Sylvain Weber Anna Alberini Paper
14:45 – 15:30 Measuring The Rebound Effect using a Stochastic Demand Frontier Approach: The US Residential Energy Demand Manuel Llorca Thomas Triebs Paper
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee, Snack, and Health Break
Short Presentations
Chair: Jim Smith
16:00 – 16:20 Balancing Forecast Errors in Continuous-trade Intraday Markets: A Real Options Approach Ernesto Garnier - -
16:20 – 16:40 Does Purchase Price Affect Preferences for Electric Vehicle Characteristics and Environmental Benefits? Claudia Aravena - -
16:40 – 17:00 The Effect of Wind Power on Market Conditions Ian Brinkmann-Page - -
17:00 – 17:20 Fundamentals, Derivatives Market Information, and Crude Oil Price Swings Jonathan Wallen - -
17:20 – 17:40 “Underlying Energy Efficiency” in the US Residential Sector and Potential CO2 Savings Massimo
Filippini
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17:45 – 18:45 Poster Session (with snacks & drinks)
Estimation of Efficiency Levels in Electricity Consumption by Swiss Households:
A Stochastic Frontier Approach
Nina Bogen -

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The Effect of Registration Taxes on New Car Sales and Emissions: Evidence from Switzerland Massimo
Filippini / Anna Alberini
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Elasticity of Substitution of Production Factors in CEE Economies and Western Europe Lukas Recka - -
Technical Change and Energy in Production Thomas Triebs - -
Productivity Performance and Technical Change in Canadian Pulp and Paper Industry Jean-Thomas Bernard - -
Social Effects in the Diffusion of Solar PV Technology in the UK Laura-Lucia Richter - -
18:45 – 19:00 Bus transfer from E.ON ERC to restaurant
19:00 – 22:00 Workshop Dinner

 

Tag 2 – Freitag, 15. August 2014

Zeit Aktivität ReferentIn DiskutantIn pdf
8:00 Bus shuttle service from Ibis Hotel Aachen Main Station to RWTH Aachen
University, Campus Melaten
8:30 – 9:00 Coffee
Session 5: Electricity Demand of Residential Households
Chair: Anna Alberini
9:00 – 9:45 Irish Residential Electricity Demand with TOU Pricing Shirley Pon Massimo Filippini
9:45 – 10:30 Going beyond Tradition: Estimating Residential Electricity Demand Using an Appliance Index and Energy Services Souvik Datta André Plourde Paper
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee, Snack, and Health Break
Session 6: Impacts of Increasing Use of Wind Energy
Chair: Andre Plourde
11:00 – 11:45 Local Impacts of Wind Farms on Property Values: A Spatial Difference-in-Differences Analysis Yasin Sunak Anna Alberini Paper
11:45 – 12:30 The Effect of Wind on Electricity CO2
Emissions: The Case of Ireland
Valeria di Cosmo Reinhard Madlener Paper
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch (provided)
Session 7: Natural Gas Markets
Chair: Tooraj Jamasb
13:30 – 14:15 LNG Pricing Differences across the Atlantic – A Comparison between the United States and Europe Anne Neumann Andrew Hunter Paper
14:15 – 15:00 The Law of one Price in Global Natural Gas Markets - A Threshold Cointegration Analysis Benjamin Tischler Dimitri Dimitropoulos Paper
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee, Snack, and Health Break
Session 8: Production, Cost and Efficiency in Electricity Distribution
Chair: Anne Neumann
15:30 – 16:15 Joint Estimation of Production and Cost Models With an Application to Electricity Distribution Dimitri
Dimitropoulos
Louis Orea Paper
16:15 – 17:00 Identifying Efficient Regulated Firms with Unobserved Technological Heterogeneity: A Nested Latent Class Approach to Norwegian Electricity Distribution Networks Luis Orea Sanchez Guido Pepermans Paper
17:00 – 17:15 Workshop Wrap-Up
ca. 17:15 Bus transport from RWTH Aachen University to Ibis Hotel Aachen Main
Station