Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • harvard1
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Market reaction to economic climate change policy: The merit order effect and the limits of marginal abatement cost curves
KTH, School of Industrial Engineering and Management (ITM), Industrial Economics and Management (Dept.), Industrial Dynamics (Closed 20130101). (Industriell Dynamik)ORCID iD: 0000-0001-7028-0624
2014 (English)Conference paper, Poster (with or without abstract) (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

Governments around the world have introduced economic policies to combat global warming. In the form of taxes, emissions trading schemes and subsidies, these polices seek to influence market actors to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. One tool used to understand market reactions to such policy is marginal abatement cost curves. These curves optimise the two dimensions of cost per abatement and abatement. However; in reality corporations instead optimize for cost reductions, not the combined cost and abatement. Climate policy also affects the merit order in energy systems, which prohibits the robustness of engineered bottom-up MACCs. In this study, alternative models for understanding and optimizing the response to climate change policy is explored. Recommendations for future application on analyzing policy implications are given.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Elsevier, 2014.
National Category
Energy Engineering Business Administration Economics
Research subject
Energy Technology; Industrial Engineering and Management
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-147506OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-147506DiVA: diva2:730128
Conference
Energy Systems Conference, 24-25 June 2014, London
Funder
Swedish Energy Agency, 35894-1
Note

QC 20140708

Available from: 2014-06-27 Created: 2014-06-27 Last updated: 2014-07-08Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(903 kB)122 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 903 kBChecksum SHA-512
7a757d2a21fcd655db2c28c1e61014cbced5e5cb4e870c009cb94f9124d46733925eaf8baca8dc0ab7d14189764c1884f0f3b82cdf1f4fc0dd0775465076eb22
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Other links

Conference website

Authority records BETA

Levihn, Fabian

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Levihn, Fabian
By organisation
Industrial Dynamics (Closed 20130101)
Energy EngineeringBusiness AdministrationEconomics

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 122 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

urn-nbn

Altmetric score

urn-nbn
Total: 105 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • harvard1
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf