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Drought and retribution : evidence from a large-scale rainfall-indexed insurance program in Mexico (English)

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Although weather shocks are a major source of income fluctuation, most of the world's poor lack insurance coverage against them. Absence of formal insurance contributes to poverty traps, as investment decisions are conflicted with risk management ones... See More +

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  • Fuchs Tarlovsky, Alan; Wolff, Hendrik;
  • 2016/02/16 10:06:01
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS7565
  • 1
  • 1
  • Mexico
  • Latin America & Caribbean
  • 2016/02/16 09:59:35
  • Disclosed
  • Drought and retribution : evidence from a large-scale rainfall-indexed insurance program in Mexico
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