An Evaluation Of Pricing Performance And Hedging Effectiveness Of The Barley Futures Market
AbstractThis paper investigates the pricing efficiency and hedging effectiveness of the Winnipeg barley futures market, using the Chicago corn futures market as a norm. Several tests of pricing efficiency were conducted and the stability of the basis was studied. The barley futures market operates in a heavily regulated economic environment and this is shown to impact on both price behavior and hedging opportunities.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Western Agricultural Economics Association in its journal Western Journal of Agricultural Economics.
Volume (Year): 09 (1984)
Issue (Month): 01 (July)
Crop Production/Industries; Marketing;
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