Using Weather Index Insurance to Improve Drought Response for Famine Prevention

Posted: 11 Dec 2007

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Sommarat Chantarat

Australian National University - Crawford School of Economics and Government

Christopher B. Barrett

Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management

Andrew G. Mude

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Calum G. Turvey

Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management

Abstract

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Chantarat, Sommarat and Barrett, Christopher B. and Mude, Andrew G. and Turvey, Calum G., 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. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1065810 or http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8276.2007.01094.x

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Christopher B. Barrett

Cornell University - Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management ( email )

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Andrew G. Mude

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Calum G. Turvey

Cornell University - School of Applied Economics and Management ( email )

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Ithaca, NY 14853
United States

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