Olivier Mahul

World Bank - Financial Sector Development

Washington, DC 20433

United States

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Risk Modeling Concepts Relating to the Design and Rating of Agricultural Insurance Contracts

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Barry K. Goodwin and Olivier Mahul
North Carolina State University and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Catastrophe Risk Pricing: An Empirical Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4765
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Morton Lane and Olivier Mahul
Lane Financial LLC and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Markets and Market Access, Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Debt Markets, Access to Markets, Emerging Markets

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Crop Insurance in Karnataka

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Jul 2005
Vijay Kalavakonda and Olivier Mahul
Munich Re and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Basis risk, crop insurance, risk management, area yield, rainfall insurance

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Weather Based Crop Insurance in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5985
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Oxford, World Bank - Financial Sector Development, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Hazard Risk Management, Climate Change Economics, Debt Markets

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Managing Agricultural Risk at the Country Level: The Case of Index-Based Livestock Insurance in Mongolia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4325
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Olivier Mahul and Jerry R. Skees
World Bank - Financial Sector Development and University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics
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Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Insurance Law, Hazard Risk Management, Debt Markets, Banks & Banking Reform

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Improving Farmers'Access to Agricultural Insurance in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5987
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Olivier Mahul, Niraj Verma and Daniel Clarke
World Bank - Financial Sector Development, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Oxford
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Hazard Risk Management, Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Climate Change Economics, Debt Markets, Emerging Markets

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Sovereign Natural Disaster Insurance for Developing Countries: A Paradigm Shift in Catastrophe Risk Financing

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4345
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Olivier Mahul and Francis Ghesquiere
World Bank - Financial Sector Development and World Bank
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Debt Markets, Hazard Risk Management, Banks & Banking Reform, Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Natural Disasters

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Financial Protection of the State Against Natural Disasters: A Primer

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5429
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Francis Ghesquiere and Olivier Mahul
World Bank and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Banks & Banking Reform, Debt Markets, Natural Disasters, Hazard Risk Management

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Combining Insurance, Contingent Debt, and Self-Retention in an Optimal Corporate Risk Financing Strategy

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Eugene Gurenko and Olivier Mahul
World Bank and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Earthquake Vulnerability Reduction Program in Colombia: A Probabilistic Cost-Benefit Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3939
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Francis Ghesquiere, Luis Jamin and Olivier Mahul
World Bank, University of the Andes (Chile) and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Investment and Investment Climate, Banks & Banking Reform, Natural Disasters, Non-Bank Financial Institutions

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The Macro Financing of Natural Hazards in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4075
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Olivier Mahul and Eugene Gurenko
World Bank - Financial Sector Development and World Bank
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Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Banks & Banking Reform, Financial Intermediation, Natural Disasters, Non Bank Financial Institutions

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The Impact of Climate Change on Catastrophe Risk Models: Implications for Catastrophe Risk Markets in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4959
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
John S. Seo and Olivier Mahul
affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Climate Change Economics, Natural Disasters, Hazard Risk Management, Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Disaster Management

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Index Based Crop Insurance Product Design and Ratemaking: The Case of Modified Nais in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5986
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Oxford, World Bank - Financial Sector Development and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, Hazard Risk Management, Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Debt Markets, Emerging Markets

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Disaster Risk Financing and Contingent Credit: A Dynamic Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5693
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Daniel Clarke and Olivier Mahul
University of Oxford and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Access to Finance, Debt Markets, Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, Financial Intermediation

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Evaluating Sovereign Disaster Risk Finance Strategies: A Framework

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7721
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
Disaster Risk Financing and Insurance Program, World Bank,, World Bank - Financial Sector Development, World Bank and Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA)
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National Urban Development Policies & Strategies, Public Finance Decentralization and Poverty Reduction, Hazard Risk Management, Non Governmental Organizations, Public Sector Management and Reform, Urban Economics, Regional Urban Development, Urban Communities, Economics and Institutions, Public Sector Economics, Social Risk Management, Disaster Management, Urban Economic Development, Adaptation to Climate Change, City to City Alliances

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The Demand for Insurance with an Upper Limit on Coverage

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Jul 2004
J David Cummins and Olivier Mahul
Temple University - Risk Management & Insurance & Actuarial Science and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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Implications of Incomplete Performance for Optimal Insurance

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 18 Nov 2004
Olivier Mahul and Brian D. Wright
World Bank - Financial Sector Development and University of California, Berkeley
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Optimum Area Yield Crop Insurance

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 81, Issue 1, pp. 75-82, 1999
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 31 Mar 2020
Olivier Mahul
World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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crop insurance, efficient risk‐sharing, systemic risk, Q140

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Optimal Insurance against Climatic Experience

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 83, Issue 3, pp. 593-604, 2001
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Mar 2020
Olivier Mahul
World Bank - Financial Sector Development
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agricultural insurance, background risk, climatic risk, prudence, stochastic dominance, weather derivatives, G220, Q140

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Weather Index Insurance for Agriculture and Rural Areas in Lower-Income Countries

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 89, Issue 5, pp. 1241-1247, December 2007
Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Barry J. Barnett and Olivier Mahul
University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics and World Bank - Financial Sector Development

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Designing Optimal Crop Revenue Insurance

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 85, Issue 3, pp. 580-589, 2003
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Apr 2020
Olivier Mahul and Brian D. Wright
World Bank - Financial Sector Development and University of California, Berkeley
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basis risk, efficient risk sharing, incomplete markets, optimal hedging, revenue insurance

Designing Optimal Crop Revenue Insurance

Posted: 12 Oct 2003
Olivier Mahul and Brian D. Wright
World Bank - Financial Sector Development and University of California, Berkeley

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The Output Decision of a Risk-Neutral Producer Under Risk of Liquidation

Posted: 28 Sep 2000
Olivier Mahul
World Bank - Financial Sector Development

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Hedging Crop Risk with Yield Insurance Futures and Options

Posted: 04 Jul 2000
Olivier Mahul and Dominique Vermersch
World Bank - Financial Sector Development and French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) - UMR Economie Publique

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Futures and Options Contracts, Hedging, Systemic Risk, Yield Uncertainty