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Title Protecting the poor : a microinsurance compendium / edited by Craig Churchill
Published Geneva, Switzerland : International Labour Office, ©2006


Description 1 online resource (xix, 654 pages) : illustrations
Contents Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Table of Acronyms; Introduction; Part 1: Principles and practices; Part 2: Microinsurance products and services; Part 3: Microinsurance operations; Part 4: Institutional options; Part 5: The role of other stakeholders; Part 6: Conclusions; Appendix 1 -- Description of microinsurance providers; Appendix II -- About the authors; Bibliography; Index
Summary Essential reading for insurance professionals, practitioners and anyone involved with offering insurance to low-income persons, this volume covers the many aspects of microinsurance in detail including product design, marketing, premium collection and governance
Analysis Microinsurance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 626-654)
Subject Health insurance.
Health insurance -- Economic aspects
Poor -- Medical care.
Medical Indigency -- economics
Insurance, Health -- economics
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Insurance -- Health.
Health insurance
Health insurance -- Economic aspects
Poor -- Medical care
Form Electronic book
Author Churchill, Craig Farren, 1964-
Münchener Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft
Consultative Group to Assist the Poorest. Working Group on Microinsurance.
International Labour Office.
LC no. 2007358568
ISBN 9789221192541