Cost-Benefit Analysis with Applications to Animal Health Programmes: Valuation of Non-Market Costs and Benefits

This discussion paper is designed to provide an introduction to the various methods of valuing so-called ‘non-market goods’ for economic analysis of animal health programs. The concept of non-market values is examined, with examples in relation to animal health. Various techniques for estimation of these values are discussed, and the contingent valuation method is examined in detail. Finally, some comments are made about various issues associated with the use of these techniques.


Editor(s):
Tisdell, Clem
Issue Date:
1996-10
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
DOI and Other Identifiers:
ISSN: 1322-624X (Other)
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/164573
Total Pages:
17
JEL Codes:
Q16; D81
Series Statement:
Research Papers and Reports in Animal Health Economics
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