What Is the Role for Markets in Electricity?
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Many people believe that electricity markets require more government regulation than other markets in order to work efficiently. For most people events that took place in California in 2000 and the Northeast blackout of August 2003 have confirmed those beliefs. Come hear Peter Van Doren examine how electricity markets work and whether or not government can improve their performance.