• 1. Introduction
  • 2. The multi-agent approach
  • 2.1 Software agents and multi-agent systems
  • 2.2 Agent-based computational economics (ACE)
  • 3. A multi-agent electricity and emissions market simulation model
  • 3.1 Considered markets and scope of the simulation model
  • 3.2 Representation of emissions trading in the simulation model
  • 4. Expected results
  • 5. Summary and outlook