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From catastrophic to shallow loss coverage: an economist’s perspective

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FARMD (November 20, 2013) | The U.S. crop insurance program is unusual among U.S. agricultural programs in that it is delivered by the private sector.  Insurance companies and agents sell and service policies that are obtained by producers.  Insurance companies and agents compete in a highly regulated market for producer insurance.  The companies earn underwriting gains and receive administrative and operating subsidies and reinsurance on policies sold. This presentation will examine the U.S. crop insurance experience with a focus on the incentives to producers and to private insurance companies. >>Learn More