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was arranged by the

Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
Stockholm 9–10 June 2008

The overall purpose of this two-day workshop was to stimulate cooperation and exchange of knowledge among Nordic researchers contributing to the field of electricity economics.

Keynote addresses were held by professor Richard Green at University of Birmingham and professor Frank A. Wolak at Stanford. Professor Greens presentation was titled "Electricity Wholesale Markets: Designs for a Low-Carbon Future". The topic of professor Wolak's talk was "Using Environmental Emissions Permit Prices to Raise Electricity Prices: Evidence from the California Electricity Market".  

The workshop was held at Vår Gård ( in Saltsjöbaden in the Stockholm archipelago.




Presentations and comments

General information

Organizing committee:


Thomas Tangerås

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Sven-Olof Fridolfsson

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Elisabeth Gustafsson (secreteriat)

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Leading Research Environment

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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.

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