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Formación del precio de las transacciones internacionales de electricidad entre Colombia y Ecuador


  • John J. García


  • Catalina Gómez


  • Santiago Bohórquez



En este artículo se describe la operación de las transacciones internacionales de electricidad entre Colombia y Ecuador, su principal regulación y las características más importantes de ambos mercados haciendo énfasis en la formación del precio. Además se hacen dos ejercicios econométricos, análisis de componentes principales y beta convergencia, para observar si ha existido convergencia en precios entre estos dos países llegando a la conclusión de no convergencia en precios entre los dos mercados. ***** This article describes the operation of the international electric transactions between Colombia and Ecuador, its principal regulation and the most important characteristics of both markets paying special attention to the price formation. There is also two econometrics exercises, principal component analysis and beta convergence, to see if there has been price convergence between these two countries showing that there is no price convergence between both markets.

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  • John J. García & Catalina Gómez & Santiago Bohórquez, 2012. "Formación del precio de las transacciones internacionales de electricidad entre Colombia y Ecuador," Documentos de Trabajo CIEF 010945, Universidad EAFIT.
  • Handle: RePEc:col:000122:010945

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    1. Lewis Evans & Graeme Guthrie & Steen Videbeck, 2008. "Assessing The Integration Of Electricity Markets Using Principal Component Analysis: Network And Market Structure Effects," Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economic Association International, vol. 26(1), pages 145-161, January.
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    Integracion Energetica; Analisis de componentes Principales; Convergencia en precios; Colombia-Ecuador;

    JEL classification:

    • L1 - Industrial Organization - - Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance
    • L8 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Services


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