Post-2025 Market Design: The Economics of Modern Electricity Grids

11/18/2020 08:00 am 11/18/2020 09:00 am Australia/Melbourne Post-2025 Market Design: The Economics of Modern Electricity Grids

The Centre for Global BusinessAustralian Energy Market Initiative (AEMI) at Monash Business School, in partnership with Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO), Energy Security Board (ESB) and Monash Energy Institute (MEI), invites you to ‘Post-2025 Market Design: The Economics of Modern Electricity Grids’ webinar.

Fueled by technological progress, the power system is changing rapidly. What are the economics of the modern electricity grid? Please join Professor Paul Joskow as he sheds some light on what market designers, regulators and operators need to do to ensure the Australian power system delivers the most value to all participants.

Professor Paul Joskow

Paul Joskow is the Elizabeth and James Killian Professor of Economics, Emeritus at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Economic Association, a Fellow of the Econometric Society and a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. From 2008 - 2017 he was the President of the Alfred Sloan Foundation. Professor Joskow was Head of the MIT Department of Economics from 1994 - 1998 and Director of the MIT Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research from 1999 - 2007.

Besides a distinguished, almost 50-year long career as an economist during which he published seven books and over 120 articles, Professor Joskow is a Director of Exelon Corporation and a Trustee of the Putnam Mutual Funds. He is a Trustee of Yale University and a member of the Board of Overseers of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. He previously served as a Director of New England Electric System, State Farm Indemnity Company, National Grid plc, TransCanada Corporation, and the Whitehead Institute of Biomedical Research. Professor Joskow has served on the U.S. EPA's Acid Rain Advisory Committee and the Environmental Economics Committee of the EPA's Science Advisory Board. He is the former chair of the advisory committee of the Electric Power Research Institute, a former member of the National Commission on Energy Policy, and former Secretary of the Energy Advisory Board (SEAB).

This event will be hosted by Professor Simon Wilkie, Head of Monash Business School and moderated by Associate Professor Guillaume Roger, Centre for Global Business.

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Event Details

Date:
18 November 2020 at 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Venue:
Online - Melbourne time
Categories:
Global Business

Description

The Centre for Global BusinessAustralian Energy Market Initiative (AEMI) at Monash Business School, in partnership with Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO), Energy Security Board (ESB) and Monash Energy Institute (MEI), invites you to ‘Post-2025 Market Design: The Economics of Modern Electricity Grids’ webinar.

Fueled by technological progress, the power system is changing rapidly. What are the economics of the modern electricity grid? Please join Professor Paul Joskow as he sheds some light on what market designers, regulators and operators need to do to ensure the Australian power system delivers the most value to all participants.

Professor Paul Joskow

Paul Joskow is the Elizabeth and James Killian Professor of Economics, Emeritus at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Economic Association, a Fellow of the Econometric Society and a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. From 2008 - 2017 he was the President of the Alfred Sloan Foundation. Professor Joskow was Head of the MIT Department of Economics from 1994 - 1998 and Director of the MIT Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research from 1999 - 2007.

Besides a distinguished, almost 50-year long career as an economist during which he published seven books and over 120 articles, Professor Joskow is a Director of Exelon Corporation and a Trustee of the Putnam Mutual Funds. He is a Trustee of Yale University and a member of the Board of Overseers of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. He previously served as a Director of New England Electric System, State Farm Indemnity Company, National Grid plc, TransCanada Corporation, and the Whitehead Institute of Biomedical Research. Professor Joskow has served on the U.S. EPA's Acid Rain Advisory Committee and the Environmental Economics Committee of the EPA's Science Advisory Board. He is the former chair of the advisory committee of the Electric Power Research Institute, a former member of the National Commission on Energy Policy, and former Secretary of the Energy Advisory Board (SEAB).

This event will be hosted by Professor Simon Wilkie, Head of Monash Business School and moderated by Associate Professor Guillaume Roger, Centre for Global Business.

Register now