Deregulation, Market Power, and Prices: Evidence from the Electricity Sector
In the late 1990s, several states in the United States started to restructure the electricity sector, replacing regulated and vertically […]SEE FULL ARTICLE
Technology Neutral vs.
Technology Specific Procurement
A principal (e.g., a regulator or a firm) needs to procure multiple units of a good or service that can […]SEE FULL ARTICLE
Power Price Crisis in the EU: Unveiling Current Policy Responses and Proposing a Balanced Regulatory Remedy
For several months, electricity prices in the European Union (EU) have been at sustained and unprecedentedly high levels. The current […]SEE FULL ARTICLE
Colluding Against Environmental Regulation
In July 2021, three of Germany’s largest automakers, BMW, Daimler, and Volkswagen, settled with the European Commission (EC) to pay […]SEE FULL ARTICLE
Why Do Firms Issue Green Bonds?
Green finance certification allows investors to link their decisions to firms’ commitments toward the environment. Green bonds are the most […]SEE FULL ARTICLE
Professor Christopher Knittel
as Deputy Director for Policy
Christopher Knittel has held a number of titles at MIT: George P. Shultz Professor of Energy Economics … Director of […]SEE FULL ARTICLE