David M. Dror

Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)

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Scholarly Papers (70)

1.

Willingness to Pay for Health Insurance Among Rural and Poor Persons: Field Evidence from Seven Micro Health Insurance Units in India

Health Policy, Vol. 82, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Sep 2007
David M. Dror, Ralf Radermacher and Ruth Koren
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Micro Insurance Academy e.V. and Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine
Downloads 1,157 (12,880)
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Micro Health Insurance in India - Pointers for Progress

IRDA Journal, Vol. 5, No. 12, 2007
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2014
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing, willingness-to-pay

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Health Insurance for the Poor: Myths and Realities

Economic and Political Weekly (Mumbai), Vol. 41, No. 43-44, 2006
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 27 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2008
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing

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Why 'One-Size-Fits-All' Health Insurance Products are Unsuitable for Low-Income Persons in the Informal Economy in India

Asian Economic Review, Vol. 49, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Sep 2007
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
Downloads 726 (25,985)
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India, insurance, rural, low-income, health insurance, informal economy, unorganized sector, micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing

5.

Micro-Insurance: Extending Health Insurance to the Excluded

International Social Security Review, Vol. 52, No. 1, January-March 1999
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Feb 2000 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2007
David M. Dror and Christian Jacquier
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and International Labour Organization (ILO)
Downloads 702 (26,843)
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A Socio-Economic Profile of the Micro (Health) Insurance Target Population

Asian Insurance Review, pp. 80-81, December 2008
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 05 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2009
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
Downloads 667 (31,182)

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India, rural population, low-income population, socio-economic profile, health insurance

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Cost of Illness: Evidence from a Study in Five Resource-Poor Locations in India

Indian Journal for Medical Research (New Delhi), Vol. 127, pp. 343-357, April 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2008
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Delft University of Technology - Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management and Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine
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India, cost of illness, health expenditures, direct health expenditures, indirect health expenditures, rural population

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Health Insurance Benefit Packages Prioritized by Low-Income Clients in India: Three Criteria to Estimate Effectiveness of Choice

Social Science & Medicine, Vol. 64, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Sep 2007
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Public Health foundation of India (PHFI) and Head Section on Ethics and Health Policy
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Micro Health Insurance: The Quest for a Balance between Different Interests of Healthcare Providers, Clients and Insurers

Health Action, Vol. 28, No. 5, pp. 10-12, April 2008
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2009
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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Micro health insurance, India, the mutual model

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Social Reinsurance: A New Approach to Sustainable Community Health Financing

SOCIAL REINSURANCE: A NEW APPROACH TO SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY HEALTH FINANCING, Dror DM, Preker AS, eds., World Bank & ILO, 2002
Number of pages: 548 Posted: 16 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2007
David M. Dror and Alexander Preker
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and World Bank
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A Model of Microinsurance and Reinsurance

SOCIAL REINSURANCE: A NEW APPROACH TO SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY HEALTH FINANCING, Dror D.M., Preker A.S., eds., pp. 153-186, World Bank & ILO, 2002
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Oct 2007
University of Lyon 1, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), University of Lyon 1 and University of Lyon 1
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micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing

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Rich-Poor Differences in Health Care Financing

HEALTH FINANCING FOR POOR PEOPLE: RESOURCE MOBILIZATION AND RISK SHARING, Preker A.S., Carrin G., eds., pp. 3-51, World Bank, 2004
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Nov 2007
World Bank, World Health Organization, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Harvard University - Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID)
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Do Micro Health Insurance Units Need Capital or Reinsurance? A Simulated Exercise to Examine Different Alternatives

The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice, Vol. 31, No. 4, 2006
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
David M. Dror and John Armstrong
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Institue of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University
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reinsurance, capital requirement, health insurance, micro health insurance units, social reinsurance, low-income countries, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing

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Eliciting Health Insurance Benefit Choices of Low Income Groups

Economic and Political Weekly (Mumbai), Vol. 42, No. 32, pp. 3331-3339, August 11-17, 2007
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 01 May 2008
Head Section on Ethics and Health Policy, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Public Health foundation of India (PHFI), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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The Role of Insurers and Re-insurers in Supporting Insurance to the Poor

Chapter 5.4 in Churchill C. (ed.): "Protecting the Poor: A Microinsurance Compendium", Geneva, ILO, pp. 524-544, 2006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Oct 2007
David M. Dror and Thomas Wiechers
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Health Care Financing for Rural and Low-Income Populations: The Role of Communities in Resource Mobilization and Risk Sharing

CMH Working Paper No. WG3:4
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
World Bank, World Health Organization, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Harvard University - Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID)
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micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing

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Reinsurance and Other Facilities for the Indian Micro Health Insurance System

FORTE Insurance Journal, Special Issue on Micro Insurance, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Sep 2007
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
Downloads 263 (96,286)

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micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing

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Yeshasvini Trust, Karnataka India

CGAP Working Group on Microinsurance: Good and Bad Practices, Case Study No. 20, 2005
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Oct 2007
Micro Insurance Academy e.V., affiliation not provided to SSRN, Delft University of Technology - Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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Field Based Evidence of Enhanced Healthcare Utilization Among Persons Insured by Micro Health Insurance Units in Philippines

Health Policy, Vol. 73, No. 3, 2005
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Institute of Public Health Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine
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Healthcare utilization, Community financing, Micro health insurance (MIUs), Insurance/health, Voluntary, Health services accessibility

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Karuna Trust, Karnataka India

CGAP Working Group on Microinsurance: Good and Bad Practices, Case Study No. 19, 2005
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Oct 2007
Micro Insurance Academy e.V., Delft University of Technology - Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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Why Micro Health Insurance Schemes Cannot Forego Reinsurance

Journal of Insurance and Risk Management (special issue on micro health insurance), Vol. 4, No. 7, 2005
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
David M. Dror, John Armstrong and Vijay Kalavakonda
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Institue of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University and Munich Re
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reinsurance, micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing

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Microinsurance: Innovations in Low-Cost Health Insurance

Health Affairs, Vol. 28, No. 6, pp. 1788-1798, 2009
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Apr 2010
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Micro Insurance Academy e.V., BAIF Development Research Foundation, affiliation not provided to SSRN, MACIF-Mutavie, NIDAN and Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine
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Microinsurance, India, Health Insurance, Low-Income Populations

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Attitudes Toward Solidarity, Risk, and Insurance in the Rural Philippines

SOCIAL REINSURANCE: A NEW APPROACH TO SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY HEALTH FINANCING, Dror D.M., Preker A.S., eds., pp. 377-394, World Bank & ILO, 2002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 Oct 2007
Elmer S. Soriano, David M. Dror, Erwin Alampay and Jolande
Institute of Public Health Management, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), University of the Philippines and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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24.

Effectiveness of Community Health Financing in Meeting the Cost of Illness

Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Vol. 80, No. 2, 2002
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 Sep 2007
World Bank, World Health Organization, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Harvard University - Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID)
Downloads 217 (115,550)
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Incidence of Illness Among Resource-Poor Households: Evidence From Five Locations in India

Indian Journal for Medical Research (New Delhi), Vol. 130, pp. 146-154, August 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2009
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Delft University of Technology - Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management and Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine
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India; incidence of illness; low-income population; self-reported medical information

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The Impact of Filipino Micro Health Insurance Units on Income-Related Equality of Access to Healthcare

Health Policy, Vol. 77, No. 3, 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
David M. Dror, Ruth Koren and D.M. Steinberg
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine and Tel Aviv University - Department of Statistics and Operations Research
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Cross-Sectional Studies, Health Services Accessibility, Humans, Insurance, Health, Utilization, Philippines, Socioeconomic Factors

27.

Health Insurance and Reinsurance at the Community Level

SOCIAL REINSURANCE: A NEW APPROACH TO SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY HEALTH FINANCING, Dror D.M., Preker A.S., eds., pp. 103-124, World Bank & ILO, 2002
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Oct 2007
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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Health Insurance for the Poor Through Community Schemes— is it Viable?

DEFINING AN AGENDA FOR POVERTY REDUCTION: PROCEEDINGS OF THE FIRST ASIA AND PACIFIC FORUM ON POVERTY, Vol. 2, pp. 217-234, Asian Development Bank, 2002
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Oct 2007
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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29.

To Insure or Not to Insure? Reflections on the Limits of Insurability

SOCIAL REINSURANCE: A NEW APPROACH TO SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY HEALTH FINANCING, Dror D.M., Preker A.S., eds., pp. 125-152, World Bank & ILO, 2002
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Oct 2007
Michel Vaté and David M. Dror
Institut Thomas More and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing

30.

Integrating Health Insurance for the Poor into the Indian Insurance Scenario

Insurance Watch, Vol. 3, No. 12, 2005
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 Oct 2007
David M. Dror and Ralf Radermacher
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Micro Insurance Academy e.V.
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micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing

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Financial Inclusion Opportunities for Micro Health Insurance in Nepal

Number of pages: 154 Posted: 31 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2010
David M. Dror and Ralf Radermacher
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Micro Insurance Academy e.V.
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Nepal, micro health insurance, community-based health insurance

32.

The Role of Communities in Combating Social Exclusion

SOCIAL REINSURANCE: A NEW APPROACH TO SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY HEALTH FINANCING, Dror D.M., Preker A.S., eds., pp. 37-56, World Bank & ILO, 2002
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Oct 2007
David M. Dror, Alexander Preker and Melitta Jakab
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), World Bank and Harvard University - Faculty of Arts and Sciences
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Analysis of a New Concept: Microinsurance, to Close the Gap of Bilateral Health Interventions

Journal d'Economie Médicale, Vol. 19, No. 3, 2001,
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 Oct 2007
David M. Dror, R. Fonteneau and Christian Jacquier
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Labour Organization (ILO)
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34.

Reinsurance of Health Insurance for the Informal Sector

Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Vol. 79, No. 7, 2001
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
Downloads 125 (188,525)
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Insurance, Health/trends, Insurance carriers/organization and administration, Financing, Health/methods, Insurance pools/organization and administration, Community networks/utilization, Risk assessment, Developing countries

35.

Enrollment in Community Based Health Insurance Schemes in Rural Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, India

International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam; Working Paper No. 555, ISSN 0921-0210
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Apr 2013
International Institute of Health Management Research, Public Health Foundation of India, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Community-based health insurance, health microinsurance, enrollment, rural India, self-help groups, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh

36.

Dealing with Adversity Through Diversity

Pravartak Special Issue on Insurance and Disaster Management, December 2006
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 26 Sep 2007
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing, reinsurance

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Reforming Health Insurance: A Question of Principles?

International Social Security Review, Vol. 53, No. 2, 2000
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
Downloads 97 (225,428)
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Health insurance, health insurance reform

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Data Template: A Framework for Accounting and Statistics

SOCIAL REINSURANCE: A NEW APPROACH TO SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY HEALTH FINANCING, Dror D.M., Preker A.S., eds., World Bank & ILO, pp. 447-458, 2002
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Oct 2007
David M. Dror and Rakesh Rathi
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 89 (243,200)
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The Demand for (Micro) Health Insurance in the Informal Sector

Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance, 2014, July 2014; doi: 10.1057/gpp.2014.24
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2014
David M. Dror and Lucy A Firth
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Micro Insurance Academy
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Theory of demand, low- and middle income countries, informal sector, Micro insurance, health insurance, governance, community-based health insurance

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Estimating Willingness-to-Pay for Health Insurance Among Rural Poor in India By Reference to Engel's Law

Social Science & Medicine 76 (2013) pp. 67-73
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 04 Jan 2013
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), IBEX Project Services and Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine
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What is Microinsurance?

Chapter 2 in: A Practical Guide to Impact Assessments in Microinsurance (preliminary version) Edited by Ralf Radermacher and Katja Roth Published by the Microinsurance Network and Micro Insurance Academy, May 2014
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 May 2014
David M. Dror and David Piesse
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Ultimate Risk Solutions Asia Pacific
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Microinsurance

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The Elusive Quest for Estimates of Willingness to Pay for Health Microinsurance

Protecting the Poor: A Microinsurance Compendium. Vol II. Edited by C. Churchill and M. Matul. Geneva, ILO, 2012. Chapter 7. pp: 156-173
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Sep 2012
David M. Dror and Ruth Koren
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine
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microinsurance, health insurance, contingent valuation, willingness to pay for health insurance

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Reconciling Research and Implementation in Micro Health Insurance Experiments in India: Study Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial

Trials, Vol. 12, No. 224, 2011
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Oct 2011
Micro Insurance Academy, New Delhi, International Institute of Health Management Research, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Micro Insurance Academy e.V. and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
Downloads 73 (257,626)
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micro insurance, community based, healthcare utilization, financial protection, randomised trial

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Can the Rural Poor in India Afford to Treat Non-Communicable Diseases?

Tropical Medicine and International Health; September 4, 2012, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2012.03070.x
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 Sep 2012
Erika Binnendijk, Ruth Koren and David M. Dror
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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India, non-communicable diseases, health financing, rural, low-income population

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Minimum Accounting and Statistical Framework

SOCIAL REINSURANCE: A NEW APPROACH TO SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY HEALTH FINANCING, Dror D.M., Preker A.S., eds., pp. 313-326, World Bank & ILO, 2002
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Oct 2007
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing

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Hardship Financing of Healthcare Among Rural Poor in Orissa, India

BioMed Central Health Services Research, Vol. 12, p. 23, 2012
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Mar 2012
Erika Binnendijk, Ruth Koren and David M. Dror
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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India. hardship financing, catastrophic healthcare costs, access to healthcare

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What is at Stake with Cooperation to Enhance Healthcare? (Helping Those Who Help Themselves)

Journal d'Economie Médicale, Vol. 19, No. 4, 2001,
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Oct 2007
R. Fonteneau and David M. Dror
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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Is RSBY India's Platform to Implementing Universal Hospital Insurance?

Indian Journal of Medical Research, Vol. 135, pp. 56-63, January 2012
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Mar 2012
David M. Dror and Sukumar Vellakkal
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Public Health foundation of India (PHFI)
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India, health insurance, below-poverty-line, RSBY, healthcare, access to hospitals

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Implementing a Participatory Model of Micro Health Insurance Among Rural Poor with Evidence from Nepal

The Geneva Papers 2014, 39, (280–303),
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 19 May 2014
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Micro Insurance Academy, International Institute of Health Management Research, Micro Insurance Academy and Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine
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Nepal; micro health insurance; community-based health scheme; benefit-package design; health insurance performance indicators; microinsurance implementation process

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Can We Assume that People Understand Insurance Principles?

Medicus Mundi Switzerland (MMS), Vol. 120, pp. 50-54, June 2011
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 23 Aug 2011
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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microinsurance, India, Nepal, insurance education

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'First We Go to the Small Doctor': First Contact for Curative Health Care Sought by Rural Communities in Andhra Pradesh and Orissa, India

Indian Journal of Medical Research, Vol. 134, No. 11, pp. 627-663, November 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Mar 2012
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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First healthcare contact, primary curative healthcare, informal, health seeking, non-degree allopathic providers, rural, traditional healers

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Health Care Seeking Behavior Among Self-Help Group Households in Rural Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, India

ERIM Report Series Reference No. 575
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Feb 2014
BRAC, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), International Institute of Health Management Research, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Healthcare seeking behavior, Non-degree allopathic providers, Community-based Health Insurance schemes, Self-help group, India

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'One for All and All for One': Consensus-Building within Communities in Rural India on Their Health Microinsurance Package

Risk Management and Healthcare Policy, August 2014 Volume 2014:7 Pages 139-153 DOI 10.2147/RMHP.S66011
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 05 Aug 2014
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), International Institute of Health Management Research, University of Cologne, Micro Insurance Academy and Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine
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benefit-package design, micro health insurance, community-based health insurance, CBHI

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Role of Communities in Resource Mobilization and Risk Sharing: A Synthesis Report

World Bank, HNP Discussion Paper
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Jul 2013
World Bank, World Health Organization, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Harvard University - Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard University - Center for International Development (CID)
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A Model to Estimate the Impact of Thresholds and Caps on Coverage Levels in Community-Based Health Insurance Schemes in Low-Income Countries

Health, 6, 822-835, 2014
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 31 Mar 2014
Erika Binnendijk, Ruth Koren and David M. Dror
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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Distributions, Healthcare Costs, Community-Based Health Insurance, Micro Health Insurance, Thresholds, Caps

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Illness Mapping: A Time and Cost Effective Method to Estimate Healthcare Data Needed to Establish Community-Based Health Insurance

BMC Medical Research Methodology 2012, 12:153 doi:10.1186/1471-2288-12-153 Published: 9 October 2012
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Oct 2012
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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Building Awareness to Health Insurance Among the Target Population of Community-Based Health Insurance Schemes in Rural India

Tropical Medicine and International Health, Volume 20, No 8 pp 1093-1107, August 2015, doi:10.1111/tmi.12524
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Jul 2015
Pradeep Panda, Arpita Chakraborty and David M. Dror
International Institute of Health Management Research, Public Health Foundation of India and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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community-based health insurance, insurance education, health microinsurance, awareness campaign, rural India

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What Factors Affect Take Up of Voluntary and Community-Based Health Insurance Programmes in Low- and Middle-Income Countries? Protocol

Panda P, Dror I, Koehlmoos T, Hossain S, John D, Khan J, Dror D (2013) What factors affect take up of voluntary and community based health insurance programmes in low- and middle- income countries? A systematic review (Protocol). London: EPPI-Centre, Soc Sci Res Unit, Inst of Education, U. of London
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 05 Sep 2015
International Institute of Health Management Research, Micro Insurance Academy, Micro Insurance Academy, International Center for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B), Micro Insurance Academy, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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Can Climate Change Cause Groundwater Scarcity? An Estimate for Bihar

Int. J. Climatol. (2015); Published online in Wiley Online Library, DOI: 10.1002/joc.4266
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Jul 2015
Bhawna Sharma, Nihar Jangle, Nidhi Bhatt and David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy, Micro Insurance Academy, Micro Insurance Academy and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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60.

Enrolment in Community-Based Health Insurance Schemes in Rural Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, India

Health Policy and Planning 2014;29:960–974. doi:10.1093/heapol/czt077,
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Jul 2015
International Institute of Health Management Research, Public Health Foundation of India, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Community-based health insurance, health microinsurance, enrolment, rural India, self-help groups, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh

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Healthcare Seeking Behavior Among Self-Help Group Households in Rural Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, India

Raza, W. A., Van de Poel, E., Panda, P., Dror, D. M. and Bedi, A. (2015) ‘Healthcare seeking behaviour among self-help group households in rural Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, India’, BMC Health Services Research, 16(1). doi: 10.1186/s12913-015-1254-9.,
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2016
BRAC, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), International Institute of Health Management Research, Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - International Institute of Social Studies
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Healthcare seeking behavior; Non-degree allopathic providers; Community-based Health Insurance schemes; Self-help group; India

62.

Mobilizing Community-Based Health Insurance to Enhance Awareness & Prevention of Airborne, Vector-Borne & Waterborne Diseases in Rural India

Indian J Med Res 142, August 2015, pp 151-164 DOI: 10.4103/0971-5916.164235
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Sep 2015
Pradeep Panda, Arpita Chakraborty and David M. Dror
International Institute of Health Management Research, Public Health Foundation of India and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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63.

Impact of Community-Based Health Insurance in Rural India on Self-Medication & Financial Protection of the Insured

Dror, D.M., Chakrarborty, A., Majumdar, A., Panda, P. and Koren, R. (2016) ‘Impact of community-based health insurance in rural India on self-medication & financial protection of the insured’, Indian Journal of Medical Research, 143(6), pp. 809–820. doi: 10.4103/0971-5916.192075.,
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Oct 2016
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Public Health Foundation of India, Micro Insurance Academy, International Institute of Health Management Research and Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine
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community-based health insurance, financial protection, hardship financing, rural India, self-medication

64.

What Factors Affect Voluntary Uptake of Community-Based Health Insurance Schemes in Low- and Middle-Income Countries? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Dror DM, Hossain SAS, Majumdar A, Pérez Koehlmoos TL, John D, Panda PK (2016) What Factors Affect Voluntary Uptake of Community-Based Health Insurance Schemes in Low- and Middle-Income Countries? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. PLoS ONE 11(8): e0160479. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0160479,
Posted: 02 Sep 2016
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), International Center for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B), Micro Insurance Academy, Micro Insurance Academy, Micro Insurance Academy and International Institute of Health Management Research

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community-based health insurance, microinsurance, health microinsurance, low- and middle income countries, health financing, health policy,

65.

Statistical Geospatial Modelling of Arsenic Concentration in Vaishali District of Bihar, India

Sustain. Water Resour. Manag. (2016) 2:285–295 DOI 10.1007/s40899-016-0049-4,
Posted: 23 Aug 2016
Nihar Jangle, Vaibhav Sharma and David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy, Micro Insurance Academy and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)

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Arsenic, Bihar, Geospatial modeling, Groundwater contamination, GIS

66.

Systematic Review of Willingness to Pay for Health Insurance in Low and Middle Income Countries

Nosratnejad S, Rashidian A, Dror DM (2016) Systematic Review of Willingness to Pay for Health Insurance in Low and Middle Income Countries. PLoS ONE 11(6): e0157470. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0157470
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Jul 2016
Shirin Nosratnejad, Arash Rashidian and David M. Dror
Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tehran University of Medical Sciences and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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'Climate Cost of Cultivation': A New Crop Index Method to Quantify Farmers' Cost of Climate Change Exemplified in Rural India

The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance Issues and Practice, 41(2), pp. 280-306, 2016, DOI: 10.1057/gpp.2016.6.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Apr 2016
Nihar Jangle, Mamta Mehra and David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy, Micro Insurance Academy New Delhi and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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India; Bihar; agricultural insurance; index-based insurance; basis risk; climate change

68.

Financial Protection at the Bottom of the Pyramid: Evidence from India on the Impact of Micro Health Insurance on Households

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 21 Jun 2007
Edit V. Velenyi and David M. Dror
University of York and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)

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micro health insurance, financial protection, household survey analysis

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Reinsurance as an Alternative to Capital in Micro Health Insurance - A Simulated Exercise to Compare the Cost of the Alternatives

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 20 Jun 2007
John Armstrong and David M. Dror
Institue of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)

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Reinsurance, capital requirements, health insurance, micro health insurance, social reinsurance, low-income countries

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Involving the Rural Poor in Rajasthan in Health Insurance Benefit Package Design

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 17 Jun 2007
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Indian Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR), Head Section on Ethics and Health Policy and Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine

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Guest Editorial - Special Issue on Microinsurance

Dror, D.M. (2016) ‘Guest editorial’, The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance Issues and Practice, 41(2), pp. 179-183, DOI: 10.1057/gpp.2016.10.,
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 03 Apr 2016
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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Microinsurance, practice based analytics, insurance modelling

Guest Editorial: Special Issue on Microinsurance

The Geneva Papers (2014) 39, 197–200. doi:10.1057/gpp.2014.9 The,
Posted: 01 May 2014
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)

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Microinsurance

2.

Health Insurance at 2 Euro Per Year?

Viewpoints 2008: Building Change Communities, pp. 72-78, March 2008
Posted: 14 Oct 2007
David M. Dror
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)

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India, health insurance, micro health insurance, low-cost health insurance, insurance for the poor