peering, derivatives, and big brother

George Bonser gbonser at
Mon Dec 13 14:28:45 CST 2010

> The electricity spot market is close to your definition of
> "perishable":
> It has a derivative market, google for "electricity derivatives" will
> give you some papers and models.
> I'm pretty sure electricity and bandwidth share some patterns.
> Now who wants to be the Enron of the bandwidth market? :)

Enron actually WAS dealing in bandwidth at one point:

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