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Anticipatory cash transfers in climate disaster response

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In the face of increasing climate volatility and stretched aid budgets, more effective ways to support households in times of crisis are needed. This paper examines the welfare impact of an anticipatory cash transfer provided to households forecasted to experience extreme floods in Bangladesh. Evidence on the impact of a one-off transfer in a disaster are limited, despite the widespread use of such transfers in crises, reflecting more broadly a dearth of evaluations in the humanitarian sector...

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University of Oxford
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SSD
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Economics
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University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Economics
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Centre for the Study of African Economies Publisher's website
Article number:
2021-07
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CSAE Working Paper Series
Publication date:
2021-04-29
Paper number:
2021-07
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English
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1173972
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pubs:1173972
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2021-04-29

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