Independent Research and Policy Advocacy

Insuring Low-Income Households- Why disclosure matters


In this deck, we discuss some factors influencing life insurance take-up, the problem with endowment life insurance for the low-income segment, and how better disclosures could be the first step in helping households choose the right insurance product for them.

What should social protection do?

In this post, we set out our vision for what social protection in India should aim to do, and then pose some questions on how we might achieve this.

What is Social Protection?

Blog post series: This series of posts will attempt to do two things – first, to examine the definitional boundaries of social protection and where they relate to other financial services for low-income households, and second, to use this to arrive at a working definition of social protection for policymakers and research organisations such as Dvara Research. As a first step, we break down a few questions in this first post.