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Risk Management In Agricultural Markets: A Survey

  • Tomek, William G.
  • Peterson, Hikaru Hanawa

This paper surveys and evaluates the current state of knowledge about marketing strategies to manage price and revenue risk for farm commodities. What does existing research tell about the benefits and costs of alternative risk management strategies? What are the limitations of this research? What are the gaps in our knowledge?

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Paper provided by American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) in its series 2000 Producer marketing and Risk Management Conference, January 13-14, Orlando, FL with number 19580.

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