ECO1960H1S Energy and RegulationThis course provides a general treatment of the economics of energy markets and the use of regulation in addressing environmental and other issues arising in these markets. A central theme is the search for an appropriate balance between market forces and regulatory/government intervention.Topics include oil, natural gas, coal and electricity markets, global warming and other externalities, networks, feed-in-tariffs, carbon taxes, â€˜cap-and-tradeâ€™ and incentive regulation.
Section L0101, Winter 2012–13Instructor: Adonis Yatchew
Delivery Method & Instructions: In Person Location: UC328
TA: Michael Anthony