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Faculty of Economics

Going beyond default intensities in an EU carbon border adjustment mechanism
Mehling, M., and Ritz, R. (2020)

Keywords: Border carbon adjustment, carbon pricing, Green Deal, international law, international trade
JEL Codes: H23 K33 Q54

Online reviews and customer satisfaction: The use of Trustpilot by UK retail energy suppliers and three other sectors
Littlechild, S. (2020)

Keywords: Online reviews, customer satisfaction, customer feedback, Trustpilot, retail energy market, supermarkets, banks, mobile phone providers
JEL Codes: L15 L84 L94


Transport policy for a post-Covid UK
Newbery, D. (2020)

Keywords: Transport policy, fuel taxes, road pricing, road investment
JEL Codes: D62 H23 R41 R48

Generalized linear competition: From pass-through to policy
Genakos, C., Grey, F., and Ritz, R. (2020)

Keywords: Pass-through, imperfect competition, regulation, carbon pricing, airlines, political economy
JEL Codes: D43 H23 L51 L93


A Portfolio approach to wind and solar deployment in Australia
Chyong, C K., Li, C., Reiner, D., and Roques, F. (2020)

Keywords: electricity planning, transmission capacity, geographic and technological diversification, mean-variance portfolio theory (MPT)
JEL Codes: Q48 L98 G11 Q42 C60

The Productivity Puzzle in Network Industries: Evidence from the Energy Sector
Ajayi, V., Dolphin, G., Anaya, K. and Pollitt, M. (2020)

Keywords: Total factor productivity, growth accounting, regulation, energy networks, climate policy
JEL Codes: D24 O47 H23


Implications of the National Energy and Climate Plans for the Single Electricity Market of the island of Ireland
Newbery, D. (2020)

Keywords: Variable renewable electricity, curtailment, interconnection, storage
JEL Codes: C63 Q42 Q54

Grounded reality meets machine learning: A deep-narrative analysis framework for energy policy research
Debnath, R., Darby, S., Bardhan, R., Mohaddes, K., Sunikka-Blank, M. (2020)

Keywords: energy policy, narratives, topic modelling, computational social science, text analysis, methodological framework
JEL Codes: Q40 Q48 R28


Developing a generic System Dynamics model for building stock transformation towards energy efficiency and low-carbon development
Zhou, W., Moncaster, A., Reiner, D. and Guthrie, P. (2020)

Keywords: building stock, System Dynamics, disaggregation, aging chain, energy retrofit
JEL Codes: C60 O18 Q40

Socially inclusive renewable energy transition in sub-Saharan Africa: A social shaping of technology analysis of appliance uptake in Rwanda
Muza, O. and Debnath, R. (2020)

Keywords: Energy transition, Off-grid system, Sub-Saharan Africa, Social Shaping of Technology, Gender, Disruptive innovation
JEL Codes: D10 N37 P28 P46 Q40


Forecasting Urban Residential Stock Turnover Dynamics using System Dynamics and Bayesian Model Averaging
Zhou, W., O’Neill, E., Moncaster, A., Reiner D., Guthrie, P. (2020)

Keywords: building stock, lifetime distribution, System Dynamics, Bayesian Model Averaging, Markov Chain Monte Carlo, embodied energy, operational energy, China
JEL Codes: C11 O18 R21

The CMA’s assessment of customer detriment in the UK retail energy market
Littlechild, S. (2020)

Keywords: retail energy markets, market power, efficient costs
JEL Codes: L94 L95 L51


Is the NEM broken? Policy discontinuity and the 2017-2020 investment megacycle
Simshauser, P. and Gilmore, J. (2020)

Keywords: Renewables, energy markets, investment cycles
JEL Codes: D24 G31 L94

The cost of CO2 abatement from Britain’s only PWR: Sizewell B
Newbery, D. (2020)

Keywords: Cost of CO2, Nuclear power, RAB, WACC, Cost Benefit Analysis
JEL Codes: D61 H23 L94 C54 E43 H54 L94 Q54


Electrification and Socio-Economic Empowerment of Women in India
Sedai, A K., Nepal, R., Jamasb, T. (2020)

Keywords: Electrification and Socio-Economic Empowerment of Women in India
JEL Codes: D13 D63 H42 Q43

On Green Growth with Sustainable Capital
Basu, P., Jamasb, T. (2020)

Keywords: Green growth, sustainability, carbon tax, clean growth, resource substitution
JEL Codes: E1 O3 O4 Q2


What effect has the 2015 power market reform had on power prices in China? Evidence from Guangdong and Zhejiang
Xie, B-C., Xu, J.,Pollitt, M. (2020)

Keywords: Chinese power market reform, electricity prices, No.9 Document
JEL Codes: L94

Willingness to Pay for Better Air Quality: The case of China
Liu, L-Q., Yin, Z-L., Xie, B-C., Zhou, W. (2020)

Keywords: Happiness, Willingness to pay, Air pollution, China
JEL Codes: L94


Merchant utilities and boundaries of the firm: vertical integration in energy-only markets
Simshauser, P. (2020)

Keywords: vertical integration, electricity markets, energy-only markets, transaction costs, credit ratings
JEL Codes: D23 D24 D25 G34 L94

Border Carbon Adjustments and Industrial Competitiveness in a European Green Deal
Evans, S., Mehling, M., Ritz, R., Sammon, P. (2020)

Keywords: Border carbon adjustment, carbon pricing, competitiveness, international trade
JEL Codes: H23 K33 Q54