Affiliated researchers

Ewa Lazarczyk

Assistant Professor

Research interests: Applied microeconometrics, energy economics, environment economics, and industrial organization.

Among the questions that Ewa Lazarczyk tries to answer with her research:

  • How is market specific news affecting electricity prices, trade frequency and traded volume?
  • Are there risk premia on short time electricity markets? What are their characteristics? How can these be explained?
  • What is the best way to price congestion in an integrated European electricity market?


New research

Market-Specific News and Its Impact on Forward Premia on Electricity Markets Ewa Lazarczyk

Working Papers

Congestion Management in Electricity Networks: Nodal, Zonal and Discriminatory Pricing (with Pär Holmberg). IFN Working Paper No. 915.

Ewa Lazarczyk


Mob: +46 70 691 9895


Ewa Lazarczyk received her doctorate in economics in 2014 from The Stockholm School of Economics. The title of her thesis was “Essays on Electricity Markets: Information and Trading”. Ewa is a part of IFN’s group The Economics of Electricity Markets. She has a double Master Degree in Quantitative Methods in Economics and Information Systems from Warsaw School of Economics, and a CEMS Master in International Management Program. Since April 1, 2015, Ewa is working at the School of Business at Reykjavik University.


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The Research Institute of Industrial Economics, IFN, is a private and independent foundation devoted to pursuing highly relevant research for trade and industry.

The researchers at IFN are united in their belief that economic methods offer a powerful tool for understanding society.

The main research programs are:

  1. economics of entrepreneurship
  2. globalization and corporate restructuring
  3. economics of the service sector
  4. economics of the electricity markets
  5. economics of institutions and culture.

Global Award

Research on entrepreneurship




The Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research is the foremost global award for research on entrepreneurship.This Prize is awarded annually with a prize sum of EUR 100,000.

IFN in cooperation with Entreprenörskapsforum and Vinnova are the principals of the award, in cooperation with the donor, Stockholms Köpmansklubb.

Professor Philippe Aghion, Collège de France, is the winner of the Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research 2016. He will receive the award at a ceremony on May 10, 2016, in Stockholm.

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