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We propose a behavioral decision-making model to investigate what factors, observable as well as unobservable, owner-managers consider regarding futures contract usage. T [...]
2001 | Working or Discussion Paper |
Financial research indicates that several firm characteristics are related to the use of derivatives. Less attention has been paid to the role of the characteristics of m [...]
2001 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
We approach Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) as a process in which particular CSR activities impact on consumers’ store evaluation and trust. We hypothesize that c [...]
2003 | Working or Discussion Paper |
This study investigates whether U.S. corn merchants can effectively manage the overnight price risk of cash corn purchased after the Chicago Board of Trade closes at 1:15 [...]
2000 | Journal Article |
We present a conceptual framework for policy makers to analyze consumer behavior in times of crisis. The framework provides policy makers and the agricultural industry wi [...]
2004 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
Crop producers have numerous marketing and risk management tools available. Research relating producers’ risk attitudes to their use of these tools has produced mixed r [...]
2009 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
This paper advances a behavioral perspective on the existence of futures markets. The proposed approach extends and complements the existing framework by focusing on the [...]
2005 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
In an effort to improve marketing of their products, many farmers use market advisory services (MAS). To date, there is only fragmented anecdotal information about how fa [...]
2001 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
Using a generalized mixture model, we model individual heterogeneity by identifying groups of participants that respond in a similar manner to the determinants of economi [...]
2003 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
The distributional behavior of futures price spreads is examined for four commodities: corn, live cattle, gold and T-bonds. Remarkably different results are found over co [...]
2000-04 | Journal Article |