Booms and Slumps in World Commodity Prices

Booms and Slumps in World Commodity Prices
This paper examines the duration and magnitude of commodity-price cycles. It finds that for most commodities, price slumps last longer than price booms. How far prices fall in a slump is found to be slightly larger than how far they rebound in a subsequent boom. There is little evidence of a consistent 'shape' to commodity-price cycles. For all... READ MORE...

Publication date: November 1999
ISBN 9781451857290
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