ECO414H1S Energy and Regulation (Exclusion ECO 414H)This 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 2014–15Instructor: Adonis Yatchew
Day/time: M 2-5
Delivery Method & Instructions : In Person
TA: Robert Graham Beattie