What Genes Control The Establishment Of Breast Cancer Metastases To The Lung And Bone?

Grant number: 509292 | Funding period: 2008 - 2008

Completed

Abstract

This research proposal deals with the regulation of those financial strategies and vehicles that are generally defined as'instruments of speculation' and looks at the wider societal implications of their activities. The following instruments will beconside red: hedge funds, short selling, single-stock futures and put options. The research will draw upon the work that theFellow has already initiated on hedge funds and will expand its scope by including other vehicles that are the economicequivalent of hedge f unds. The assumptions of the project are that (1) these are instruments or strategies by which marketplayers can elude regulatory restrictions and escape the costs of financial speculati..

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