Browsing Himalayan Research Papers Archive by Subject "Natural Disasters, Sickness Shock, Informal Social Insurance, Social Capital"
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[2008-10-09] Natural Disaster and Sickness Shocks: Evidence of Informal Social Insurance from Bangladesh Bangladesh is prone to large scale natural disasters with consequent impacts on human health and survival. In 1998, Bangladesh experienced the “flood of the century”. Households exposed to flooding had major crop failure, ...