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ARE139: Lecture 8, Fall 2015

Lecture 8 Describes the operation of the clearinghouse. Prof. Carter uses the trade of a 100 oz. gold contract to explain the role and function of the clearinghouse in the market as an example.

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ARE139: Lecture 4, Fall 2015

This class covers the use of Stock-Trak website. Describes the origins of futures and how the development of futures options reduced the seasonal price swings of agricultural commodities and…

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ARE139: Lecture 2, Fall 2015

Lecture 2 continues the course introduction - explaining just what is a futures contract and what are the four categories of futures contract. This lecture also provides an introduction to an…

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ARE139: Lecture 1, Fall 2015

Lecture 1 starts with a broad outline of the course. Carter discusses the history and basic principles of futures markets.

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