Publication date: April 2020Source: Tourism Management, Volume 77Author(s): Laura Ballotta, Gianluca Fusai, Ioannis Kyriakou, Nikos C. Papapostolou, Panos K. PouliasisAbstractThe aim of this paper is to analyze the performance of hedging strategies based on snow and temperature options developed by ski operators to protect their profitability under adverse changes in climatic conditions. The setup is…
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