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|Title: ||Avian Influenza outbreaks and poultry production mitigation strategies in the U.S.|
|Authors: ||Mu, Jianhong H.|
McCarl, Bruce A.
|Authors (Email): ||Mu, Jianhong (Mujh1024@gmail.com)|
|Keywords: ||AI outbreak|
|JEL Codes: ||Q1|
|Issue Date: ||2010|
|Abstract: ||In this paper, two AI mitigation strategies are examined, quarantine and vaccination.
Meanwhile, associated welfare changes are evaluated by using FASOM. Results found that
changes of total national welfare of U.S are insignificant with or without vaccination. Once
comes to livestock producers, impacts become significant although magnitudes are small. For
example, under 20% demand shocks, vaccination strategy dominates no vaccination at the
production, market and national level. However, vaccination has no advantage when there is no
|Institution/Association: ||European Association of Agricultural Economists>115th Joint EAAE/AAEA Seminar, September 15-17, 2010, Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany|
|Total Pages: ||16|
|Collections:||115th Joint EAAE/AAEA Seminar, September 15-17, 2010, Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany|
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