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James Vickery

Senior Economic Advisor and Economist

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Publications in Academic and Policy Journals

Book Chapters and Other Publications

  • “Microinsurance: A Case Study of the Indian Rainfall Index Insurance Market,” (with Xavier Giné, Lev Menand, and Robert Townsend), in The Oxford Handbook of the Indian Economy, 2012, Chetan Ghate (ed.), Oxford University Press.
  • “A Private Lender Cooperative Model for Residential Mortgage Finance,” (with Toni Dechario, Patricia Mosser, Joseph Tracy, and Joshua Wright), in The American Mortgage System: Crisis and Reform, 2011, S. Wachter and M. Smith (eds), University of Pennsylvania Press.
  • “Rainfall Insurance in Semi-Arid India: Contract Design, Household Participation, and Future Prospects,” (with Xavier Giné and Robert Townsend), in Weather Risk Management, 2010, K. Tang (ed.), RiskBooks, London, UK.
  • “The Macroeconomics of Australian Unemployment,” (with Guy Debelle), in Unemployment and the Australian Labour Market, 1998, J. Borland and G. Debelle (eds). Reserve Bank of Australia.

Working Papers

  • Last update: October 21, 2019