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The research team working towards developing Index-Based Livestock Insurance (IBLI) as a product for real-world markets includes a range of multi-talented ILRI-based scientists, research assistants and program managers, as well as external international academic contributors. The below list includes academics and expert consultants external of ILRI.

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Christopher B. Barrett 

Stephen B. & Janice G. Ashley
Professor of Applied Economics and Management, International Professor of Agriculture, Cornell University

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Michael R. Carter

Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California-Davis

Assistant Professor at Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) of the University of Twente


Munenobu Ikegami

Professor at Faculty of Economics, Hosei University


Andrew Mude

African Development Bank


John McPeak

Associate Professor of Public
Administration, Syracuse University

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