Sommarat Chantarat

Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government

7107 Coombs Building

Canberra, ACT 0200

Australia

http://www.schantarat.com

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

Poverty Traps and Climate Risk: Limitations and Opportunities of Index-Based Risk Financing

IRI Technical Report No. 07-02
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Columbia University, Cornell University - Department of Economics, Columbia University, University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Insuring Against Drought‐Related Livestock Mortality:  Piloting Index Based Livestock Insurance in Northern Kenya

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 May 2011
Cornell University - Department of Economics, Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Hosei University - Department of Economics and Syracuse University - Department of Economics
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Improving Humanitarian Response to Slow-Onset Disasters Using Famine Indexed Weather Derivatives

Agricultural Finance Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2013
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University - Department of Economics and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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Covariate risk, weather derivatives, catastrophe bond, famine relief, food aid, food insecurity, pastoralists, Kenya

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Social Network Capital, Economic Mobility and Poverty Traps

Journal of Economic Inequality
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2014
Sommarat Chantarat and Christopher B. Barrett
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government and Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management
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social network capital, endogenous network formation, poverty traps, multiple equilibria, social isolation, social exclusion, crowding-in transfer

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The Performance of Index Based Livestock Insurance: Ex Ante Assessment in the Presence of a Poverty Trap

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 May 2011 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2014
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Cornell University - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management
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Index insurance, asset risk, bifurcated wealth dynamics, nonlinear growth, poverty traps, safety net, risk preference elicitation, pastoralists, Kenya

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Index Based Livestock Insurance for Northern Kenya’s Arid and Semi-Arid Lands: The Marsabit Pilot

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Jun 2013
CGIAR - International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Hosei University - Department of Economics and Syracuse University - Department of Economics
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Dynamic Field Experiments in Development Economics: Risk Valuation in Morocco, Kenya and Peru

Agricultural and Resource Economics Review 39/2 (April 2010) 176–192
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Jul 2015
University of California, Davis - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, University of California, Davis - Departments of Economics and Agricultural Resource Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique and Cornell University - Department of Economics
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poverty, risk and uncertainty, dynamics, experiments, Kenya, Morocco, Peru

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Index Insurance for Pro-Poor Conservation of Hornbills in Thailand

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Jul 2015
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, Cornell University, Cornell University, Independent and Independent
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weather risk management, poverty, safety net, sustainable conservation

Designing Index‐Based Livestock Insurance for Managing Asset Risk in Northern Kenya

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 80, Issue 1, pp. 205-237, 2013
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Feb 2013
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics
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Designing Index Based Livestock Insurance for Managing Asset Risk in Northern Kenya

Journal of Risk and Insurance, 2011
Posted: 20 May 2011
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Cornell University - Department of Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics

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Drought risk management, index insurance, Kenya, livestock insurance, livestock mortality, NDVI, pastoralists, remote sensing, vegetation index, weather derivatives

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Using Weather Index Insurance to Improve Drought Response for Famine Prevention

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 89, Issue 5, pp. 1262-1268, December 2007
Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management

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