Land reform, including land redistribution, can be smart government policy, according to a new op-ed by AMA Innovation Lab director Michael Carter and UC Davis development economist Julian May in South Africa's Daily Maverick.
Outlook Magazine, a publication of the UC Davis College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, published a story on research in behavioral economics by AMA Innovation Lab director Michael Carter and principal investigator Travis Lybbert for its Summer 2019 issue.
On March 13, 2019, Farm Bureau News published an op-ed citing the AMA Innovation Lab's work developing index insurance for pastoralists in northern Kenya as a potential solution for problems faced by U.S. farmers.
On September 10, 2018, enstartup.com featured a new USAID initiative led by AMA Innovation Lab director Michael Carter to establish the world's first quality certification for agricultural index insurance in Kenya.
On July 18, 2018, the Financial Times East Africa edition featured the AMA Innovation Lab event in Tanzania that brought together leaders in index insurance from across the continent to share lessons on successful implementation.