New York Times Features AMA Innovation Lab Project on Livestock Insurance

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On November 8, 2016, The New York Times featured research by Andrew Mude, a Kenyan economist, and Michael Carter, a UC Davis professor of agricultural and resource economics and director of the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Assets and Market AccessThe article, by Tina Rosenberg, describes how the project uses satellite technology to make index insurance policies more accessible to poor rural farmers to help them weather drought.

Read the article at The New York Times.