The Resource Insurance against poverty, edited by Stefan Dercon, (electronic resource)

Insurance against poverty, edited by Stefan Dercon, (electronic resource)

Label
Insurance against poverty
Title
Insurance against poverty
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stefan Dercon
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Poor people in developing countries are often affected by droughts, floods, illness, crop failure and job loss. Informal insurance mechanisms provide some protection, but are weak in the face of major calamities. This book evaluates alternatives in widening insurance and social protection provision
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC59.72.P6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dercon, Stefan
  • Oxford Scholarship Online
  • Oxford University Press
  • World Institute for Development Economics Research
Series statement
UNU-WIDER studies in development economics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poverty
  • Risk
Target audience
specialized
Label
Insurance against poverty, edited by Stefan Dercon, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A study prepared by the World Institute for Development Economics Research of the United Nations University (UNU/WIDER)."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 465 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191601620
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(StDuBDS)EDZ0000073796
Label
Insurance against poverty, edited by Stefan Dercon, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
"A study prepared by the World Institute for Development Economics Research of the United Nations University (UNU/WIDER)."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 465 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191601620
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(StDuBDS)EDZ0000073796

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