The economic impact of a new animal disease: same effects in developed and developing countries?

K.M. RICH, J.K. NIEMI
2017 Rev Sci Tech Off Int Epizoot  
Animal disease outbreaks generate a range of economic and non-economic impacts. While a significant number of research studies have estimated the effects of various diseases in a variety of contexts, examining the differential impacts and implications associated with the introduction of a novel disease into a developing country, as opposed to a developed one, is a rich area for further research. In this paper, the authors highlight some of the key dimensions and implications associated with the
more » ... associated with the impacts of new diseases, how they differ in different contexts, and their implications for public policy.
doi:10.20506/rst.36.1.2615 pmid:28926022 fatcat:oyfzsv4y7zavzdy3f7pnzsqbny