6. Agricultural and Metallurgical Derivatives: Speculation and Hedging

  1. Robert W. Kolb and
  2. James A. Overdahl
  1. Joan C. Junkus

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118266403.ch6

Financial Derivatives: Pricing and Risk Management

Financial Derivatives: Pricing and Risk Management

How to Cite

Kolb, R. W. and Overdahl, J. A. (2009) Agricultural and Metallurgical Derivatives: Speculation and Hedging, in Financial Derivatives: Pricing and Risk Management, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118266403.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 19 OCT 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470499108

Online ISBN: 9781118266403

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Keywords:

  • agricultural;
  • metallurgical derivatives;
  • speculation;
  • hedging;
  • nonfinancial market

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Commodities

  • Derivatives

  • Commodity Investment Strategies

  • Hedging

  • Spreads

  • Conclusion

  • Suggested Further Reading

  • About the Author