Risk and the rural poor

Risk is a pervasive feature of life in poor rural areas of developing countries. This brief outlines a conceptual framework for understanding the nature of risks faced by poor rural households and their consequences before turning to a more detailed discussion of these risks.

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Author: 
Hoddinott, John
Published date: 
2009
Publisher: 
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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