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Encouraging Women’s Use of Agriculture-Related Financial Instruments

AAEA members present research at ASSA 2024

AAEA invites media to attend their sessions at the ASSA 2024 Annual Meeting in San Antonio, TX.

On Saturday, January 6, 2024 at 8:00 am – 10:00 am (CST) at the Grand Hyatt, four AAEA members will speak at the session “Encouraging Women’s Use of Agriculture-Related Financial Instruments.”

Presentations in this session include (speakers are listed first):

Protecting Women’s Productive Assets, But How?

  • Michael Carter, University of California-Davis
  • Julian Arteaga, University of California-Davis
  • Andrew Hobbs, University of San Francisco

The Impact of Bundling Agricultural Insurance and Credit on Women’s Credit Access and Technology Adoption in Ghana

  • Khushbu Mishra, Stetson University

Impacts of a Digital Credit-Insurance Bundle for Landless Farmers: Evidence from a Cluster Randomized Trial in Odisha, India

  • Berber Kramer, IFPRI
  • Subhransu Pattnaik, IFPRI
  • Patrick S. Ward, University of Florida

Picture-Based Crop Monitoring and Social Comparison Improves Perceptions of Fairness and Raises Demand for Insurance: A Field Experiment in Ethiopia

  • Maria Porter, University of Arizona
  • Berber Kramer, IFPRI
  • Solomon Bizhuayehu Wassie, Bahir Dar University

If you are interested in attending the session in person, please contact Allison Ware in the AAEA Business Office.

ABOUT AAEA: Established in 1910, the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) is the leading professional association for agricultural and applied economists, with 2,500 members in more than 60 countries. Members of the AAEA work in academic or government institutions as well as in industry and not-for-profit organizations, and engage in a variety of research, teaching, and outreach activities in the areas of agriculture, the environment, food, health, and international development. The AAEA publishes three journals, the Journal of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (an open access journal), the American Journal of Agricultural Economics and Applied Economic Perspectives & Policy, as well as the online magazine Choices and the online open access publication series Applied Economics Teaching Resources. To learn more, visit

Contact: Allison Ware
Senior Communications & Membership Manager
(414) 918-3190