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AREC487 - Managing Market Risk in Resource Industries

Study of the mechanics and economic functions of commodity futures and options derivative markets. Topics include the theory and practice of hedging, price formation and issues unique to commodities. Emphasis on concepts and analysis to evaluate derivative markets; use of derivatives to manage market risk in agribusiness, forestry and other resource businesses. Prerequisite: One of the following: AREC 200, AREC 365, ECON 281, FIN 301, or equivalent, or consent of instructor.

Winter Term 2018

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Winter Term 2018 - LEC B1 (80478)

MWF 13:00:00 - 13:50:00 (GSB 811)
Instructor: marcoul@ualberta.ca - Profile

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