Lena Giesbert

German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)

Neuer Jungfernstieg 21

Hamburg, DE D-20354

Germany

http://www.giga-hamburg.de

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Savings, Credit and Insurance: Household Demand for Formal Financial Services in Rural Ghana

GIGA Working Paper No. 94
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2012
Susan Steiner, Lena Giesbert and Mirko Bendig
Institut für Iberoamerika-Kunde, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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rural financial markets, financial services, Sub-Saharan Africa, Ghana

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Perceptions of (Micro)Insurance in Southern Ghana: The Role of Information and Peer Effects

GIGA Working Paper No 183, DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No 1194
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2012
Lena Giesbert and Susan Steiner
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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microinsurance, risk management, perception, Ghana, focus groups

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Seeking Opportunities: Migration as an Income Diversification Strategy of Households in Kakamega District in Kenya

GIGA Working Paper No. 58
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2012
Lena Giesbert
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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migration, remittances, income diversification, coping strategies, sub-Saharan Africa, Kenya

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Structural Stability: On the Prerequisites of Nonviolent Conflict Management

GIGA Working Paper No. 75
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 May 2008 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2012
German Institute of Global and Area Studies, University of Leipzig - Institute of African Studies, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), University of Leipzig and GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
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Structural stability, violence, human security, development aid, conflict management, prerequisites of nonviolence

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Client Perceptions of the Value of Microinsurance: Evidence from Southern Ghana

Brooks World Poverty Institute Working Paper No. 192
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Jan 2014
Lena Giesbert and Susan Steiner
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and Institute for African Affairs
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microinsurance, client value, perception, focus groups, Ghana

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Assets, Shocks, and Poverty Traps in Rural Mozambique

GIGA (German Institute of Global and Area Studies) Working Paper No. 150, DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1073
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2014
Lena Giesbert and Kati Schindler
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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poverty trap, shocks, asset-based approach, violent conflict, Mozambique

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Participation in Micro Life Insurance and the Use of Other Financial Services in Ghana

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 78, No. 1, pp. 7-35, 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Mar 2011
Lena Giesbert, Susan Steiner and Mirko Bendig
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
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Savings, Credit, and Insurance: Household Demand for Formal Financial Services in Rural Ghana

Posted: 21 May 2009
Mirko Bendig, Lena Giesbert and Susan Steiner
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and Leibniz Universität Hannover

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Rural financial markets, Financial services, Sub-Saharan Africa, Ghana