Zanini, Fabio; Garcia, Philip(Office for Futures and Options Research, Department of Agricultural Economics, College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1997)
The paper assesses the usefulness of selective hedging strategies when combined with forecast
techniques in the live hog contract. The use of routine futures and options hedging is not attractive
relative to a cash-only ...