Sophia Ruester

European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation

Research Associate

FRS/EUI

Via Boccaccio 151

Florence, 50133

Italy

http://www.sophia-ruester.de

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Recent Developments in Transaction Cost Economics

Resource Markets Working Paper No. RM-18
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Jan 2010
Sophia Ruester
European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation
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Transaction cost economics, discriminative alignment, theories of the firm, shift parameter framework, positioning-economizing perspective, structural form model, empirical literature

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Recent Dynamics in the Global Liquefied Natural Gas Industry

Resource Markets Working Paper No. RM-19
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Jan 2010
Sophia Ruester
European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation
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Liquefied natural gas, LNG, globalization, value chain, vertical integration, self-contracting, long-term contracts

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The World Gas Market in 2030: Development Scenarios Using the World Gas Model

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 931
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Nov 2009
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), SINTEF Technology and Society, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) - Department of International Economics and Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mathematics, Statistics, and Scientific Computation Program, University of Maryland
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Natural gas, investments, reserves, climate policy

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Financing LNG Projects and the Role of Long-Term Sales-and-Purchase Agreements

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1441
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Jan 2015
Sophia Ruester
European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation
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Project finance, debt ratio, long-term contracts, liquefied natural gas

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Changing Contract Structures in the International Liquefied Natural Gas Market – A First Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Jul 2010
Sophia Ruester
European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation
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long-term contract, optimal contract duration, transaction cost economics, contracting costs, liquefied natural gas

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Carbon Capture; Transport and Storage in Europe: A Problematic Energy Bridge to Nowhere?

FEEM Working Paper No. 156.2010
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 10 Jan 2011
Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin), European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) - Department of International Economics
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Carbon Capture, Transport, Storage

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Power Market Design Beyond 2020: Time to Revisit Key Elements?

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1456
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Mar 2015
Karsten Neuhoff, Sophia Ruester and Sebastian Schwenen
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation and Technische Universität München (TUM)
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Power market design, regulation, investment framework

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Europe’s Coal Supply Security: Obstacles to Carbon Capture, Transport and Storage

CEPS Policy Brief No. 223
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Dec 2010
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) - Department of International Economics, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation
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obstacles, fossil fuels, clean, EU, carbon capture, carbon, transport, storage, technologie, research, security, energy, uncertainties, risks, economic, economic implications, insecurity, mitigation, strategies, investment, managment

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Trust as a Shift Parameter in the Extended Transaction Cost Framework – A First Application to the Liquefied Natural Gas Industry

DIW Berlin Resource Market Working Paper Series, WP-RM-17
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Oct 2009
Sophia Ruester
European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation
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transaction cost economics, shift parameter, inter-organizational trust, vertical integration, liquefied natural gas

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A Coordinated Strategic Reserve to Safeguard the European Energy Transition

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1495
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Aug 2015
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) - Energy, Transportation, Environment, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Technische Universität München (TUM)
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Capacity mechanisms, strategic reserve, market design, energy policy, energy transition

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Carbon Capture, Transport and Storage in Europe: A Problematic Energy Bridge to Nowhere?

CEPS Working Document No. 341
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 08 Dec 2010
Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin), European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) - Department of International Economics
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role, carbon, carbon capture, transport, storage, CCTS, future, European supply, security of coal, respect, sustainable use, coal, electricity, liquefaction, gasification, risks, energy supply

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The Impact of Governance Structure on Firm Performance – An Application to the German Water Distribution Sector

Utilities Policy, Forthcoming
Posted: 03 Aug 2010
Michael Zschille and Sophia Ruester
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation

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Private Sector Participation, Firm Performance, Water Supply

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Next Year, Next Decade, Never? The Prospects of Liquefied Natural Gas Development in the US

Energy Policy, Vol. 36, No. 8, pp. 3150-3158, 2008
Posted: 12 Oct 2009
Sophia Ruester and Anne Neumann
European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

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natural gas supply-demand balance, liquefied natural gas, LNG, infrastructure investment

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Linking Alternative Theories of the Firm - A First Empirical Application to the Liquified Natural Gas Industry

Journal of Institutional Economics, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 47-64, 2009
Posted: 09 Oct 2009
Sophia Ruester and Anne Neumann
European University Institute - Florence School of Regulation and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

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transaction cost economics, strategic positioning, asset specificity, vertical integration, corporate strategy, liquified natural gas