BUS 201◊ Introduction to Commodity Markets

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/26/12

The history of the commodities markets, methods of trade, market structure and profile of market participants. Commodity exchanges and their role in establishing benchmark prices for crude oil, gold, copper, orange juice and other commodities are also covered.

Prerequisite: ACC 101◊, BUS 141◊ and BUS 113

Lecture: 3 hours