Demanda industrial de energia elétrica em Minas Gerais, 1970-2002

The main objective of this paper was to obtain an estimate for the industrial electricity demand in Minas Gerais in the period from 1970 to 2002. After identifying that the series were nonstationary, it was used the Cointegration approach, being estimated a Vector Error Correction Model (VEC Model). The results showed that both price and income elasticities are inferiors to the unit. The projections for period 2004/2008 indicate that the consumption of electricity should present superior taxes of growth to the observed ones in the decade of 90.


Variant title:
Industrial demand for electricity in Minas Gerais, 1970-2002
Issue Date:
2005
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/56746
Published in:
Revista de Economia e Agronegócio / Brazilian Review of Economics and Agribusiness, Volume 03, Number 1
Page range:
97-120
Total Pages:
23




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