An Empirical Evaluation of Irrigation Insurance for Agricultural Systems in the Mexican Northwest

Prototype inflow-based derivative contracts are designed to hedge irrigation risk in the Rio Mayo Valley of Sonora, Mexico. The results indicate that an 18-month contract is feasible given the specific characteristics of the region selected for the study.


Issue Date:
2006
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/34177
Total Pages:
28
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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