EXPLORING THE EFFECT OF MICROINSURANCE ON ASSET INEQUALITY AMONG HOUSEHOLDS IN GHANA

We employed the Gini method to investigate the effect of microinsurance on asset inequality among households in Ghana. The findings indicate that the asset inequality of insured households is less than that of uninsured households. Also, insured female-headed households have much lower asset inequal...

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Volume: 49
Main Author: Joseph Oscar Akotey
Charles K. D. Adjasi
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: College of Business at Tennessee State University 01.04.2015
Tennessee State University College of Business
Tennessee State University
published in: The Journal of developing areas Vol. 49; no. 2; pp. 373 - 398
Data of publication: 20150401
ISSN: 0022-037X
1548-2278
1548-2278
EISSN: 1548-2278
Discipline: Economics
Social Sciences (General)
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Database: CrossRef
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