Read the articles at before discussing the answer. To get full credit you need to post your answer with i) at least 500 words and ii) provide at least 3 external citations other than the articles mentioned above. Pay attention to the rubric used for grading.

a. After reading the article on the hedging, how would you think that hedging as a strategy worked out for the airline industry? Give at least 3 reasons why you think hedging helps / hurts a business.

b. If you were an airline executive can you point out to at least 2 threats and 2 opportunities that you see that will help / hurt your firm?

Airline Industry and Hedging