Winter School on Real Options and Commodity Markets

The Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in cooperation with CenSES is organizing a Winter School on Real Options and Commodity Markets in Tauplitz, Austria, 18-23 March 2018. The winter school aims to bring together 30 PhD students with international experts in the field of real options and/or commodity finance. The lecturers will convey state-of-the art knowledge as well as recent advances on real options analysis and commodity finance with a special focus on energy markets.

Confirmed list of speakers:

Christian Ewald, University of Glasgow

Stein-Erik Fleten, NTNU

Verena Hagspiel, NTNU

Peter M. Kort, Faculty of Economics, Tilburg University

Dharma Kwon, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Maria Lavrutich, NTNU

Yuri Lawryshyn, University of Toronto

Cláudia Nunes, University of Lisbon

Afzal Siddiqui, University College London

Betty J. Simkins, Oklahoma State University

Jacco Thijssen, University of York

Sjur Westgaard, NTNU


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Places are allocated at a first come basis!