- ENERGY MARKETS: Increasing Globalization of Petroleum Products Markets, Tightening Refining Demand and Supply Balance, and Other Trends Have Implications for U.S. Energy Supply, Prices, and Price Volatility. // GAO Reports;1/21/2008, preceding pi
The article focuses on topics related to impact of the changes in domestic and international petroleum products markets in the U.S. The Government Accountability Office (GAO) evaluated several trends to better understand the impact of these changes to market prices. The trends reviewed by the...
- Business costs overview 2013. // Supply Management;Dec2013, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p52
The article provides an overview on businesses costs and market prices in 2013. It looks into the increase in the prices of sugar sourced from Brazil, the rising price of rhodium, and the rise in the prices of palm oil. It tackles the expansion of overall business activity of the construction...
- The Long-Run and Short-Run Impact of Captive Supplies on the Spot Market Price: An Agent-Based Artificial Market. Tong Zhang; Brorsen, B. Wade // American Journal of Agricultural Economics;Jul2010, Vol. 92 Issue 4, p1181
An agent-based model is developed that matches the results of Xia and Sexton (2004) as well as our generalization of their model. We relax Xia and Sextonâ€™s assumption of no supply response by captive feeders, which reduces the price-depressing effect of captive supplies. Finally, the...
- New Year Kicks Off With $10.7 Billion of Inflows. Posner, Matthew // Bond Buyer;1/11/2008, Vol. 363 Issue 32793, p7
The article reports developments regarding the 2008 municipal money market funds in the U.S. It is stated that the municipal money market funds have started with a boost, reaching record assets under management with inflows of $10.713 billion for the week ending January 7, 2008. Moreover, the...
- Europe FTT details cast fresh doubts over remit. Henderson, Richard // Ai Trade News;2013, p21
The latest European financial transaction tax proposal has raised further questions about the scope of the levy and left market participants facing the prospect of multiple taxes for a single transaction.
- circuit-breaker mechanism (US). // International Dictionary of Finance, 4th Edition;2003, p46
A definition of the term circuit-breaker mechanism is presented. It refers to price change limits intended to control excessive fluctuations in market prices recommended in the Brady Commission Report.
- Asset Prices and Informed Traders' Abilities: Evidence from Experimental Asset Markets. Ackert, Lucy F.; Chruch, Bryan K.; Ping Zhang // Working Paper Series (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta);Dec2002, Vol. 2002 Issue 26, p1
This study reports the results of fifteen experimental asset markets designed to investigate the effects of forecasts on market prices, traders' abilities to assess asset value, and the link between the two. Across the fifteen markets, the authors investigate alternative forecast-generating...
- Some evidence in the trading and pricing of equity LEAPS. Guo, Weiyu // International Review of Economics & Finance;2004, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p407
This paper documents some evidence in the trading and pricing of equity Long-term Equity AnticiPation Securities (LEAPS). The main findings on trading are that LEAPS open interest, trading volume, and put/call ratio are seasonal on a yearly basis possibly due to the impact of the...
- Market Notes. // New Zealand Forest Industries;Feb2005, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p10
Reports on the market performance of forest product industry. Activity of export log price; Reflection on the low profitability of the U.S. lumber market; Valuation of domestic pruned log prices in New Zealand.