Mitigating the Credit Risk associated with Agricultural Lending in Rural Tanzania

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Abstract

This paper provides a brief overview of what VisionFund Tanzania (“VFT”) has learned through its experience applying weather index insurance as a tool to mitigate weather related risk in rural Tanzania, and how it is impacting our future approach.

Merryman, A. "Mitigating the Credit Risk associated with Agricultural Lending in Rural Tanzania" Ferdi, Policy brief B74, September 2013

Codes JEL : L31