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Assessing the Financialization Hypothesis

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The main objectives of this paper are to assess whether financialization can impact oil market behaviour over and above structural fundamental changes, and whether these changes affect final consumers’ welfare. While shifts arising in financial investors’ preferences and wealth can explain the rise in participation of purely financial investors, they fail to explain key features such as the movements in the basis. Instead, anticipated changes in the physical layer of the oil market can bette...

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University of Oxford
Research group:
Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
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University of Oxford
Research group:
Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
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Oxford Institute for Energy Studies Publisher's website
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OIES paper
Publication date:
2012-01-01
Paper number:
WPM 49
ISBN:
9781907555619
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English
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2015-03-03

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