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Hearing to review the source of dramatic movements in the commodity markets (agriculture and energy)

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management.

Hearing to review the source of dramatic movements in the commodity markets (agriculture and energy)

a change in market fundamentals or influence of institutional investors? : hearing before the Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management of the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, May 15, 2008.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Commodity futures -- United States,
  • Produce trade -- United States,
  • Commodity exchanges -- United States

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .A3446 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 206 p. :
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23931315M
    ISBN 100160837227
    ISBN 109780160837227
    LC Control Number2009416808

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