2. Economics of Policy for Exotic Pests and Diseases: Principles and Issues

  1. Daniel A. Sumner
  1. Daniel A. Sumner

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470290125.ch2

Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology and Economics for Biosecurity

Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology and Economics for Biosecurity

How to Cite

Sumner, D. A. (2003) Economics of Policy for Exotic Pests and Diseases: Principles and Issues, in Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology and Economics for Biosecurity (ed D. A. Sumner), Blackwell Publishing Company, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470290125.ch2

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 pests;
  • government activities;
  • environmental quality;
  • foot-and-mouth disease;
  • spongiform encephalopathy

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Exotic Pests as Public “Bads” and Pest Exclusion and Eradication as Public “Goods”

  • Institutions and Policies for Exotic Pests

  • Evaluation of Exotic Pest Programs

  • Conclusion