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Do Speculators in Futures Markets Make Cash Markets More Volatile?

  • Li, Yingzi
  • Fortenbery, T. Randall

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Paper provided by Agricultural and Applied Economics Association in its series 2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C. with number 151296.

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Date of creation: 2013
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Handle: RePEc:ags:aaea13:151296
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