Jerry R. Skees

University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics

Rm 310, Agricultural Engineering Bldg.

Lexington, KY 40546

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

DOWNLOADS
Rank 18,741

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 18,741

in Total Papers Downloads

2,506

CITATIONS
Rank 27,154

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 27,154

in Total Papers Citations

15

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
Downloads 806 (29,007)
Citation 11

Abstract:

Loading...

2.

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
Downloads 455 (61,478)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Insurance Law, Hazard Risk Management, Debt Markets, Banks & Banking Reform

3.

Developing Rainfall-Based Index Insurance in Morocco

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2577
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics, World Bank, World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department, World Bank and Munich Re
Downloads 452 (61,967)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

4.

Can Financial Markets Be Tapped to Help Poor People Cope with Weather Risks?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2812
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics, World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department, Institute for the Theory and Practice of International Relations and World Bank
Downloads 249 (121,139)
Citation 13

Abstract:

Loading...

Poverty Traps and Index Based Risk Transfer Products

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Jul 2007
University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics
Downloads 199 (150,321)
Citation 31

Abstract:

Loading...

index-based risk transfer products, insurance, poverty traps, risk management

Poverty Traps and Index-Based Risk Transfer Products

World Development, Vol. 36, No. 10, 2008
Posted: 22 May 2011
University of Georgia - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management and University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics

Abstract:

Loading...

index-based risk transfer products, insurance, poverty traps, risk management

6.

The Bad Harvest: Crop Insurance Reform Has Become a Good Idea Gone Awry

Regulation, Vol. 24, No. 1
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Apr 2001
Jerry R. Skees
University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics
Downloads 176 (168,337)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

7.

Examining the Feasibility of Livestock Insurance in Mongolia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2886
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jerry R. Skees and Ayurzana Enkh-Amgalan
University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics and World Bank
Downloads 169 (174,511)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

8.

Using Index-Based Risk Transfer Products to Facilitate Micro Lending in Peru and Vietnam

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 89, Issue 5, pp. 1255-1261, December 2007
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Jerry R. Skees, Jason Hartell and Anne G. Murphy
University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

Loading...

9.

Will Southern Agriculture Play a Role in a Carbon Market?

J of Agricultural & Applied Economics, Vol. 32, No. 2, August 2000
Posted: 08 Oct 2001
Kimberly A. Zeuli and Jerry R. Skees
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics and University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics

Abstract:

Loading...

10.

The Potential for Revenue Insurance Policies in the South

Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Vol. 30, No. 1, July 1998
Posted: 09 Jun 1998
Jerry R. Skees, Joy Harwood, Agapi Somwaru and Janet Perry
University of Kentucky - College of Agriculture - Department of Agricultural Economics, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)

Abstract:

Loading...