2016

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

Reprint No. 2016:5

Author(s): Ewa LazarczykYear: 2016 Title: Energy Economics Volume (No.): 54 (February) Pages: 326–336
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This paper studies the impact of market-specific news on the short-term forward premia on the Nordic electricity market. I show that the short-term premia between the day-ahead and intra-day electricity prices on the Nordic market can be partly explained by the arrival of news specific to the power market. By exploring the types of news, I show that production failures are most important in shaping premia. Production disruptions in coal-powered units are most frequent and have the greatest effect on the differences between the day-ahead and intra-day prices.


Reference:
Lazarczyk, Ewa (2016), "Market-Specific News and Its Impact on Forward Premia on Electricity Markets". Energy Economics 54(February), 326–336.

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