Crop insurance in transition: a qualitative and quantitative assessment of insurance products
Raushan Bokusheva ()
No 76, IAMO Discussion Papers from Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO)
This discussion paper considers insurance as a possible instrument of farm income stabilization and compares several crop insurance products with respect to their applicability in a transition economy using the case of Kazakhstan. The analysis is based on a qualitative evaluation as well a quantitative assessment of selected insurance products. The qualitative analysis reviews the available literature on the topic. The quantitative assessment completes the comparison introducing the findings of a numerical analysis of farm and weather data.
Keywords: Risk; insurance schemes; agriculture; Risiko; Versicherungsprodukte; Landwirtschaft (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: G22 Q14 D82 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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