The Dynamic Hedging Effectiveness For Soybean Farmers Of Mato Grosso With Futures Contracts Of Bm&F
AbstractDynamic hedging effectiveness for soybean farmers in RondonÃ³polis (MT) with futures contracts of BM&F is calculated through optimal hedge determination, using the bivariate GARCH BEKK model, which considers the conditional correlations of the prices series, comparing the results with the minimum variance model effectiveness, calculated by OLS, the unhedged and the naÃ¯ve hedge positions. The financial effectiveness of the dynamic hedge model is superior and can be used by farmers for several decision making purposes such as price discovery, hedging calibration, cash flow projections, market timing, among others.
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Volume (Year): 12 (2010)
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dynamic hedge; minimum variance; soybeans; Mato Grosso; Agribusiness; Agricultural Finance; Industrial Organization;
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- Souza, Waldemar Antonio da Rocha & Caldarelli, Carlos Eduardo & Rocha, Clei Machado & Martines-Filho, Joao, 2009. "The Dynamic Hedging Effectiveness for Soybean Farmers of Mato Grosso with Futures Contracts of BM&F," Miscellaneous Papers 54990, Agecon Search.
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