Delivery Option In Futures Contracts And Basis Behavior At Contract Maturity
AbstractEstimates of the joint value of the timing and location options in the corn futures contract on the CBOT are obtained by using a multinomial diffusion process. The estimated option values will be used in a model to explain basis behavior on the first day of the maturity month.
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