Premium Payments Why Crop Insurance Costs Too Much
AbstractThis paper examines the federally subsidized crop insurance program. Under this program, the federal government subsidizes about 60 percent of the premiums farmers pay for private insurance to protect them against financial losses due to drops in the value of their crops.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by American Enterprise Institute in its series Working Papers with number 32545.
Date of creation: Nov 2011
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