Essen, September 24-25, 2018

7th INREC 2018: Uncertainties in Energy Markets

Conference Objective
This conference seizes the occasion to investigate the various sources of uncertainty and risk in the energy field along with the latest methodological developments to cope with them. Contributions from all areas of energy-related research in economics, finance, engineering, social sciences and mathematics are welcome.  
Conference Topics
  • Energy price forecasting and modelling
  • Risk measurement and management
  • Energy innovations & energy markets
  • Energy policies and economic impact
  • Fluctuation of renewables and load flows
  • Energy data and digitization
  • Commodity markets and spillovers
  • Stochastic processes in energy
  • Financing energy infrastructure
  • Regulation and regulatory risk
  • Long-term vs. short-term risks
  • Asset valuation
  • Alternative climate policies
  • Oil prices and world economy
  • Energy and foreign exchange markets
  • Energy market (dis-)equilibria
Best Paper Award
Best Paper Award: All submitted papers compete for a Best Paper Award sponsored by the GEE e.V. (German section of the International Association for Energy Economics - IAEE). Nominees will be requested to submit a full paper and to present in a Best Paper Session. The best paper receives a 500 € prize.



Further Information
The conference is jointly organized by the House of Energy Markets and Finance. Main contacts:
Prof. Dr. Christoph Weber

Prof. Dr. Florian Ziel 

The conference language is English.

 For the Call-for-Papers, click here. Please note the extended deadline: July 8, 2018.  We are furthermore pleased to announce our cooperation with the journal Economics of Energy & Environmental Policy (IAEE). A publication of selected contributions to the conference is intended.