Econ 437. Commodity Marketing and Risk Management
- Credits: 3.
- Prerequisites: 235, 301, Stat 326.
The purpose and performance of commodity markets. How commodity marketing institutions function. Merchandising arrangements. Distinguishing features of agricultural commodities. Hedging, arbitrage, and speculation in commodity spot, forward, futures, and options markets. Valuation theory. Nonmajor graduate credit.
Room: East 0119
Time: TR 11-12:20