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Hedgers, funds, and small speculators in the energy futures markets: an analysis of the CFTC's Commitments of Traders reports

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  • Sanders, Dwight R.
  • Boris, Keith
  • Manfredo, Mark
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Energy Economics.

    Volume (Year): 26 (2004)
    Issue (Month): 3 (May)
    Pages: 425-445

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:eneeco:v:26:y:2004:i:3:p:425-445
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