DERCON LITERATURE REVIEW ON MICROINSURANCE

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Microinsurance has recently received much attention as a promising tool to protect poor individuals from important shocks. Characterization and performance of informal insurance arrangements ,” Journal of Development Economics , Elsevier, vol. Low-income households and micro-insurance ,” Working Papers id: As the access to this document is restricted, you may want to search for a different version of it. This allows to link your profile to this item.

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More about this item Keywords micro-insurance ; demand ; trust ; risk ; insecurity ; microfinance ; Statistics Access and download statistics Corrections All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: Applied EconomicsAmerican Economic Association, vol. Why does enrolment remain low?

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Literature review on microinsurance

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Yet, voluntary demand from people has been low, shedding doubt on the viability of microinsurance as a useful risk-management tool. As the access to this document is restricted, you may want to search for revview different version of it. Evidence from India ,” American Economic Journal: Evidence from India ,” Working Papers id: