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Insurance Against Covariate Shocks : The Role of Index-Based Insurance in Social Protection in Low-Income Countries of Africa :  The Role of Index-Based Insurance in Social Protection in Low-Income Countries of Africa - Harold Alderman

Insurance Against Covariate Shocks : The Role of Index-Based Insurance in Social Protection in Low-Income Countries of Africa

The Role of Index-Based Insurance in Social Protection in Low-Income Countries of Africa

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A number of promising innovations are being tried to address the needs for insuring low income rural populations and to fund safety net programs. This working paper explores the potential of these pilot programs.

Introductionp. 1
Index-based insurance in low-income contexts : potential and limitationsp. 3
Recent global innovationsp. 9
Forays into insurance in Africap. 15
Future directions and conclusionsp. 23
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ISBN: 9780821370360
ISBN-10: 0821370367
Series: World Bank Working Papers
Audience: Professional
Format: PDF
Language: English
Published: April 2007
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Dimensions (cm): 25.2 x 17.8  x 0.3
Weight (kg): 0.1