ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Do Futures Markets Aggravate Rise in Prices-A Study of Bias in Futures Price Forecasts

Futures markets are time and again criticised for accentuating the vise, in commodity prices. The critics assume that there is a definite upward bias in futures price forecasts as a result of which ready prices are constantly pushed up above the levels at which they would rule in the absence of futures trading.

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