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Using price data to consider risk in the evaluation of forest management investments.Author(s): David C. Baumgartner; Carol A. Hyldahl
Source: General Technical Report NC-144. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionShows how existing information on the historic prices of various timber species and products can be used to provide a measure of the market risk, return, and efficient portfolios of alternative forestry investments using examples from three Midwestern states.
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CitationBaumgartner, David C.; Hyldahl, Carol A. 1991. Using price data to consider risk in the evaluation of forest management investments. General Technical Report NC-144. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordstimber investments, risk and return, portfolio analysis
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