4 Markets in action: the futures market

Grahame Thompson talked to a number of people related to the Futures markets of America. The audio programme was recorded in 1994 and originally was 26 minutes in length.

Participants in the audio programme were:

  • Grahame Thompson Professor of Political Economy at The Open University

  • Kevin Casey Managing Director of Bear Sterns (an oil trading company)

  • Patrick Thompson President of the New York Mercantile Exchange (Nymex)

  • Scott a trader in one of New York's electronic trading companies

  • Jane D’Arista an academic at Boston University.

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Section 4: Related educational resources

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