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The economics of animal health and production /

by Jonathan Rushton with guest contributors ; foreword by Peter R. Ellis.

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Main Author: Rushton, Jonathan.
Published: Wallingford, UK ; CABI, ©2009.
Topics: Animal health - Economic aspects. | Livestock - Economic aspects. | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS - Sales & Selling - General. | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS - Marketing - General. | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS - Commerce. | Animal Diseases - economics. | Animal Husbandry - economics. | Animals, Domestic.
Genres: Electronic books.
Online Access: CAB eBooks - Full text online
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History of Livestock and Animal Health Economics -- What Is Economics and How Is It Useful? -- Livestock Production Economics -- Economics of Controlling Livestock Diseases : Basic Theory / Clem Tisdell -- Data Collection -- Livestock Data Collection Methods / Rommy Viscarra and Jonathan Rushton -- Economic Analysis Tools -- Modelling and the Generation of Information / Andrew James -- Optimization Methods for Assisting Policy Decisions on Endemic Diseases / Alistair Stott -- Tools That Go Beyond the Enterprise, Farm or Business Level : Investigating Markets, Market Trends and Assessing Public Investments in the Livestock Sector -- Tools for Assessing the Price and Market Impacts of Livestock Policies / Martin Upton -- The New Institutional Economics and the Assessment of Animal Disease Control / Jonathan Rushton and David K. Leonard -- Social and Cultural Factors -- The Economics of Zoonoses and Their Control / Alexandra P.M. Shaw -- Livestock Populations and Production Systems -- The Main Livestock Diseases -- Diseases of Large Ruminants -- Diseases of Small Ruminants -- Diseases of Pigs -- Diseases of Poultry -- Livestock Policy and Poverty Reduction : Experiences from the Developing World / Joachim Otte and Ugo Pica-Ciamarra -- Economics in Animal Health Policy Making in Northern Ireland / Liz Redmond and Harvey Beck -- Animal Diseases Management in a New Livestock Trade Environment : the Case of Chile / Hernán Rojas -- Decision Making, Scales and Quality of Economic Evaluations for the Control of Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia (CBPP) : the Use of Economic Analysis Methods in Combination with Epidemiological and Geographical Models to Help Decision Making for CBPP Control in Ethiopia / Pascal Bonnet and Matthieu Lesnoff -- Animal Health Policy in South Asia : What Can Economic Analysis Contribute? / Vinod Ahuja -- Approaches to Economic Analyses and Implications for Policy Issues in South-east Asia : Results from Three Case Studies in Crop-Animal Systems / C. Devendra.

Table of Contents for: The economics of animal health and produ