Posts by Siddhartha Jha

Midwest US Flooding Will Cause Farmers to Lose Big

When we think historically of the most important component that goes into farming,

Maintaining Data Integrity at Arbol

A common question we receive about Arbol, and a common objection to blockchain

Parametric Insurance Part II: The Time is Right

In Part 1 of this series, we discussed the basics of parametric insurance. As a

Increasing Resilience to Climate Change

Climate change has been a growing concern globally with high profile droughts and wildfires

Parametric Insurance Part I: Introduction

This post discusses the introduction to parametric insurance. In the next post in

How Can We Close The Crop Insurance Gap?

We think of infrastructure as mostly physical objects such as bridges and roads

Weather Insurance 101, Part III

Arbol focuses on disrupting insurance, specifically weather insurance. Before we discuss the specifics of

Video: How Arbol Works?

  [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HbbgMI8C8TQ[/embed] Sid Jha, CEO of Arbol, discusses how Arbol works for farmers

Weather Insurance, Part II

Arbol focuses on disrupting insurance, specifically weather insurance. Before we discuss the specifics of

Weather Insurance 101, Part I

Arbol focuses on disrupting insurance, specifically weather insurance. Before we discuss the specifics

How Does Weather Risk Impact The Energy Market

Energy encompasses a wide set of industries ranging from oil and gas to

Why Should We Care About Weather Risk Management?

Weather Risk in Agriculture For people who live in developed urban areas, the

The Importance of Weather Insurance for Poverty Reduction

Life is full of random events that can cause sharp setbacks for financial