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Insurance against covariate shocks : the role of index-based insurance in social protection in low-income countries of Africa (English)

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Index insurance, such as weather indexing, addresses other inherent problems in insurance by using an indicator that is not affected by individual behavior and may address monitoring costs and moral hazard. A number of innovations using index insurance... See More +

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  • Alderman, Harold; Haque, Trina;
  • 2007/01/01
  • Other Social Protection Study
  • 40002
  • 1
  • 1
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Insurance against covariate shocks : the role of index-based insurance in social protection in low-income countries of Africa
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