Managing an Industry in Crisis: BSE in Canada

A BSE discovery in a downer cow in May 2003 in Alberta caused the closure of all international markets to live cattle exports. The Canadian cattle industry has lost $5.5 billion as a result. This paper describes the BSE threat, the border closures, and policy responses & their efficacy.


Issue Date:
2005
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
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Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/35529
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/35529
Total Pages:
20
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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