A PRODUCER-LEVEL CROSS-HEDGE FOR ROUGH RICE USING WHEAT FUTURES

This study explores the potential of routine preharvest cross-hedging of rough rice using wheat futures contract prices. A numerical simulation approach combined with risk efficiency analysis evaluates a wide rage of cross-hedging alternatives. Results establish that farm-level cross-hedging can be considered a viable marketing alternative.


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Issue Date:
1987-12
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/30201
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/30201
Published in:
Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, Volume 19, Number 2
Page range:
75-82
Total Pages:
8




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