Option Pricing on Renewable Commodity Markets
AbstractThe paper motivates and proposes a closed-form option-pricing model for markets such as grains or livestock where the price level can be expected to revert to expected production costs. The model suggests that traditional option pricing models will overprice long-term options on these markets.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Center for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD) at Iowa State University in its series Center for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD) Publications with number 02-wp309.
Date of creation: Jul 2002
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mean reversion; option pricing; renewable commodity markets.;
Other versions of this item:
- Jin, Na & Lence, Sergio H. & Hart, Chad E. & Hayes, Dermot J., 2010. "Option Pricing on Renewable Commodity Markets," 2010 Annual Meeting, July 25-27, 2010, Denver, Colorado 60955, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
- Lence, Sergio H. & Hayes, Dermot J., 2002. "Option Pricing On Renewable Commodity Markets," 2002 Conference, April 22-23, 2002, St. Louis, Missouri 19053, NCR-134 Conference on Applied Commodity Price Analysis, Forecasting, and Market Risk Management.
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