Alex Russell

Articles by Alex Russell

Promoting Recovery and Resilience During Conflict in Colombia

May 06, 2019
In over sixty years of armed conflict in Colombia, more than 220,000 have died and millions have been displaced, creating poverty and hardship that could last for generations. New research is seeking insights on promoting mobility and resilience even in these extreme environments.

Implementing a Quality Revenue Index Insurance Product in Ghana

April 04, 2019
In this Q&A, AMA Innovation Lab investigator Jon Einar Flatnes discusses how this new kind of index insurance works, some of the challenges and opportunities of implementing a new insurance product and the biggest hurdles to achieving the potential of index insurance for agricultural development.