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Can CCS and NET enable the continued use of fossil carbon fuels after CoP21?

R. Stuart Haszeldine.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Economywide Country Studies; Energy Economics; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation; Publicly Provided Goods; General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium; Market Structure and Pricing; General Economics. 9908 words.

Carbon capture and storage (CCS) does not generate energy. CCS applied to fossil and modern bio-carbon fuels and feedstocks removes environmentally damaging CO2 emissions. CoP21 stipulated...

Challenges to the Development of a Dedicated Energy Crop

Francis M. Epplin, Christopher D. Clark, Roland K. Roberts and Seonghuyk Hwang.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2007; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Energy Economics. 3963 words.

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Clean energy and international oil

Marianne Haug.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue; Environmental Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Technological Change; Research and Development; Welfare Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Energy Economics; Economic History; Market Structure and Pricing; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation. 12012 words.

Oil has been the world's dominant fuel for more than 50 years. Substitution of oil for power generation and heating has progressed since the 1970s, but substitution of oil in transport...

The decline in average family size and its implications for the average benefits of within‐household sharing

Carsten Schröder, Katrin Rehdanz, Daiju Narita and Toshihiro Okubo.

in Oxford Economic Papers

July 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Demographic Economics; Energy Economics. 7207 words.

Economic policies rely on demographic projections. Yet in making these projections, researchers often ignore the aspect of household formation—despite sustained trends in many...

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The dynamics of the revenue maximization–market share trade-off: Saudi Arabia’s oil policy in the 2014–15 price fall

Bassam Fattouh, Rahmatallah Poudineh and Anupama Sen.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Market Structure and Pricing; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Energy Economics. 8764 words.

Given its highly undiversified economic base, maximizing revenues will always rank highly in Saudi Arabia’s output decision. However, this objective needs to be balanced against...

Index Funds, Financialization, and Commodity Futures Markets

Scott H. Irwin and Dwight R. Sanders.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Energy Economics; Economics; Agricultural Economics. 14120 words.

Some market participants and policy-makers believe that index fund investment was a major driver of the 2007-2008 spike in commodity futures prices. One group of empirical studies does find...

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Investment in Cellulosic Biofuel Refineries: Do Waivable Biofuel Mandates Matter?

Ruiqing Miao, David A. Hennessy and Bruce A. Babcock.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

April 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regulation and Industrial Policy; Production and Organizations; Energy Economics. 8574 words.

We develop a conceptual model to study the impact of mandate policies on stimulating investment in cellulosic biofuel refineries. In a two-period framework, we compare the first-period...

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The oil trading markets, 2003–10: analysis of market behaviour and possible policy responses

Adair Turner, Jon Farrimond and Jonathan Hill.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics; Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Economic History; Energy Economics; General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium; Market Structure and Pricing; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook. 14356 words.

This paper considers price movements in the oil markets between 2003 and 2010 and seeks to explain the significant trends in this period. It notes that the oil market is by its very nature...

Power to the people: working-class demand for household power in 1930s Britain

Peter Scott and James Walker.

in Oxford Economic Papers

December 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Economic History; Energy Economics; Household Analysis; Market Structure and Pricing. 10812 words.

The 1930s witnessed an intense struggle between gas and electricity suppliers for the working class market, where the incumbent utility—gas—was also a reasonably efficient (and cheaper)...

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The “Necessity” of New Position Limits in Agricultural Futures Markets: The Verdict from Daily Firm-level Position Data

Dwight R. Sanders and Scott H. Irwin.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

June 2016; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Economics; Agricultural Economics; Energy Economics. 10793 words.

Regulators are proposing new position limits in U.S. commodity futures markets while the actual impact of long-only index funds on futures prices continues to be debated. Researchers have...

Uncertainty, expectations, and fundamentals: whatever happened to long-term oil prices?

Bassam Fattouh and Pasquale Scaramozzino.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Energy Economics; Economics. 7985 words.

One of the major features of the oil market during the 1990s was the relative stability of the long-term oil price. While the spot price exhibited sharp price volatility, that volatility...

The Use of Field Experiments in Environmental and Resource Economics

John A. List and Michael K. Price.

in Review of Environmental Economics and Policy

July 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Design of Experiments; Microeconomics; Welfare Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Energy Economics; Environmental Economics. 10139 words.

Field experiments provide a useful way to address a number of important issues in environmental and resource economics. This article provides a review of studies that have used field...

Using field experiments to address environmental externalities and resource scarcity: major lessons learned and new directions for future research

Michael K. Price.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2014; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Microeconomics; Publicly Provided Goods; Welfare Economics; Energy Economics. 9340 words.

This article provides an overview of the use of field experiments in energy and resource economics. I concentrate on two areas of study; field experiments that (i) speak to the use of...