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Trader types and volatility of emission allowance prices. Evidence from EU ETS Phase I

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This paper studies the relation between the trading activity of market participants and the volatility of the European Emission Allowance price during Phase I of the European Union Emission Trading System (EU ETS). We focus on the contrasting roles of different trader types.

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  • Balietti, Anca Claudia, 2016. "Trader types and volatility of emission allowance prices. Evidence from EU ETS Phase I," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 98(C), pages 607-620.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:enepol:v:98:y:2016:i:c:p:607-620
    DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2016.09.006
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