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Handel auf Terminkontraktmärkten

Stückler, Maria (2002) Handel auf Terminkontraktmärkten. Department of Economics Working Paper Series, 80. Inst. für Volkswirtschaftstheorie und -politik, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna.

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Commodity prices are significantly more volatile than prices of industrial products. This extreme price instability establishes a need for futures markets in commodities. The main functions of futures trading being hedging against, and speculation on price fluctuations; and it is hedging, that determines the role of speculation. (author's abstract)

Item Type: Paper
Keywords: Markt / Rohstoffpreis / Terminhandel / Instabilität / Hedging / Termingeschäft
Classification Codes: JEL Q00
Divisions: Departments > Volkswirtschaft
Depositing User: Repository Administrator
Date Deposited: 02 Sep 2002 13:56
Last Modified: 16 Oct 2014 20:55
URI: http://epub.wu.ac.at/id/eprint/1008


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