Studia Humana 10 (3):53-60 (2021)

Abstract
The aim of the article is to present possible consequences caused by the development of commodity market financialization understood by the influence of financial investor’s speculation. Also the task of elaboration is to outline the existence of financial factors in the price creation process of commodities. The existing impact of financialization on the volatility of commodity prices significantly modifies the market. The results of the research and analyzes carried out indicate a similarity in the behavior of the markets of commodities. The situation results from the redistribution of the risk of financial investors who having a few goods in the investment portfolio, next to large transaction volumes affect the unification of price trends. Price shaping factors are being transformed. The decrease importance of supply or consumption in the context of the commodities market changes its form. The growing influence of investors who create numerous speculations transforms the market. Trade in futures contracts affects the level of commodities prices.
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
ISBN(s)
DOI 10.2478/sh-2021-0018
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 64,178
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Distinguishing Financialization From Neoliberalism.Aeron Davis & Catherine Walsh - 2017 - Theory, Culture and Society 34 (5-6):27-51.
La Financiarisation En Perspective.Ben Fine - 2012 - Actuel Marx 51 (1):73-85.
Paradoxes marxiens de la marchandise.Jacques Bidet - 2003 - Actuel Marx 34 (2):11-16.
The Environment as a Commodity.A. Vatn - 2000 - Environmental Values 9 (4):493-509.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2021-07-16

Total views
1 ( #1,508,638 of 2,454,925 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
1 ( #449,233 of 2,454,925 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.

My notes