In this paper we discuss possible market mechanisms for the GRID. We propose a complete dynamic model of a GRID market with providers, middlemen and users. Using a multi-agent simulation of the proposed model, we present preliminary results of the price volatility of abstract units in the GRID market.
A revised version has appeared as technical report <http://aesop.doc.ic.ac.uk/pubs/cs-oct04-grid/>.
Information from pubs.doc.ic.ac.uk/grid-mascot-2004.