Sophie Javers

Articles by Sophie Javers

Insurance Protects Herds and Secures Community’s Health

February 23, 2017
In 2011, a massive drought in Sub-Saharan Africa claimed the lives of Huka Bidu’s entire herd of cows. Determined not to begin again from nothing, the pastoralist and father of two in the southern Ethiopian village of Malble Yabello purchased a livestock insurance policy.

Q&A With Professor Dean Yang

November 30, 2016
To highlight some of the work the AMA Innovation Lab is funding in the fight against HIV/AIDS, we conducted an Q&A with the Dean Yang, Professor in the Department of Economics and the Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan.

Q&A With Ana Maria Ibanez

October 21, 2016
We recently had the opportunity to sit down with Ana Maria Ibanez, Economics Professor at the University of the Andes, and ask a few questions about her important research.