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Investing in Agribusiness Stocks and Farmland: A Boom or Bust Analysis

  title={Investing in Agribusiness Stocks and Farmland: A Boom or Bust Analysis},
  author={Asif Rasool},
INVESTING IN AGRIBUSINESS STOCKS AND FARMLAND: A BOOM OR BUST ANALYSIS by Asif Rasool, Master of Science Utah State University, 2018 Major Professor: Ryan Larsen Department: Applied Economics The recent slump in the agricultural sector started at the end of 2013. In this study, we analyze the change in asset compositions in an agricultural portfolio due to boom and bust. Farmland has been a part of portfolios since the inception of the concept of portfolio diversification. Modern portfolio… Expand
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