Financing Natural Disaster Risk Using Charity Contributions and Ex Ante Index Insurance
Anne Goes and Jerry R. Skees
Anne Goes is a Research Associate at GlobalAgRisk, Inc., Lexington, KY. Jerry R. Skees is H.B. Price Professor of Agricultural Economics at the University of Kentucky and President of GlobalAgRisk, Inc., Lexington, KY
Presented at the American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Montreal, Canada, July 27-30, 2003. .
Copyright 2003 by Anne Goes and Jerry R. Skees. The work presented here stems from Anne Goes Master’s thesis for the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Kentucky: “Incorporating Risk-Linked Securities Into International Disaster Relief: A Proposal for a Charity Catastrophe Bond”.