PRICE RISK MANAGEMENT IN WHITE CORN PRODUCTION

White corn garners a premium over commodity corn, but suffers from additional price risk and yield drag. Using a simple bootstrap procedure, this research considers whether white corn premiums compensate for yield drag and evaluates the relative merits of various pre-harvest marketing alternatives including contracts, cross hedges, and cash sales.


Issue Date:
2002
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/36646
Total Pages:
29
Series Statement:
Selected Paper of the 2002 Annual Meeting, July 28-31, 2002, Long Beach, California




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