Environmental Economics

A Handbook on Scrap Futures Markets and Futures Trading

The feasibility and desirability of futures trading in wastepaper and ferrous scrap was the subject of a symposium held on May 14th and 15th, 1979. The Scrap Futures Symposium was intended to provide a form for industry and commodity exchange materials. This report incorporates a summary of the discussions at that Symposium with an elementary introduction to the mechanics of futures markets and futures trading.

  • Keywords

    Subject:
    8. Other Analyses and Reports
    Environmental Media:
    c. Land
    c. Land - Solid Waste/RCRA
    Authors:
    Dower, Roger C.
    Anderson, Robert C.
    EPA Project Officer/ Manager:
    Geographic Area:
    Study Purpose:
    Policy Evaluation
    Inventory Record #: EE-0235
  • Participating Organizations

    Research Organization:

    Environmental Law InstituteAddress:
    City: Washington State: DC ZIP:
    Phone: Fax:
    E-mail:
    Funding Organization:
    Environmental Protection Agency,
    Office of Research and Development, Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory
    Address:
    City: Cincinnati State: OH ZIP: 45268
    Phone: Fax:
    E-mail:
  • Report Details
    Type:
    Final
    Date:
    03/01/1980
    Number of Pages:
    37
    Comment:
    EPA #:
    Grant/Contract #:
    EPA-600/9-80-002
    R804309
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