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    Author(s): Julia I. Borman; Barry K. Goodwin; Keith H. Cobel; Thomas O. Knight; Rod Rejesus
    Date: 2013
    Source: Volume 73, Issue 1, pp. 88-101
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
    Station: Southern Research Station
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    The purpose of this paper is to be an academic inquiry into rating issues confronted by the US Federal Crop Insurance program stemming from changes in participation rates as well as the weighting of data to reflect longer-run weather patterns.

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    Borman, Julia I.; Goodwin, Barry K.; Cobel, Keith H.; Knight, Thomas O.; Rejesus, Rod. 2013. Accounting for short samples and heterogeneous experience in rating crop insurance. Agricultural Finance Review, Volume 73, Issue 1, pp. 88-101. 16 p.


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