The Economic Impacts of a Foot-and-mouth Disease Outbreak : a Regional Analysis

@inproceedings{Pendell2007TheEI,
  title={The Economic Impacts of a Foot-and-mouth Disease Outbreak : a Regional Analysis},
  author={Dustin L Pendell and John C. Leatherman and Ted C. Schroeder and Gregory S. Alward},
  year={2007}
}
Contagious animal diseases like foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) are often referred to as economic diseases because of the magnitude of economic harm they can cause to producers and to local communities. This study demonstrates the local economic impact of a hypothetical FMD outbreak in southwest Kansas, an area with high density of cattle feeding. The expected (most probable) economic impact of the disease hinges heavily on where the incidence of the disease occurs. If the disease were to occur in… CONTINUE READING
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