14. Economic Consequences of a New Exotic Pest: The Introduction of Rice Blast Disease in California

  1. Daniel A. Sumner
  1. Jung-Sup Choi,
  2. Daniel A. Sumner,
  3. Robert K. Webster and
  4. Christopher A. Greer

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470290125.ch14

Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology and Economics for Biosecurity

Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology and Economics for Biosecurity

How to Cite

Choi, J.-S., Sumner, D. A., Webster, R. K. and Greer, C. A. (2003) Economic Consequences of a New Exotic Pest: The Introduction of Rice Blast Disease in California, in Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology and Economics for Biosecurity (ed D. A. Sumner), Blackwell Publishing Company, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470290125.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 17 APR 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813819662

Online ISBN: 9780470290125

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Keywords:

  • exotic pest;
  • rice blast disease;
  • rice production;
  • economic variables;
  • exotic diseases

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Industry Context

  • Economic Analysis

  • Public Policy for Eradication