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The economics of farm animal welfare, theory, evidence and policy, edited by Bouda Vosough Ahmadi, Dominic Moran, and Rick B. D'Eath

"The economic costs and benefits of farm animal production and sustainability versus improving climate change and animal welfare presents one of the most complex dilemmas in agriculture today. This book, by top global authors and experts, outlines the problem whilst making policy-relevant recommendations"--, Provided by publisher
Table Of Contents
Farm animal welfare : origins, and interplay with economics and policy / Alistair Lawrence and Belinda Vigors -- Farm animal welfare : do free markets fail to provide it? / Carmen Hubbard, Beth Clark and David Harvey -- Consumer demand for animal welfare products / Faical Akaichi and Cesar Revoredo-Giha -- People's preferences in relation to animal welfare / Richard Bennett -- Animal welfare and farm economics : an analysis of costs and benefits / Jarkko K. Niemi -- Poultry breeding for sustainability and welfare / Anne-Marie Neeteson, Santiago Avendaño and Alfons Koerhuis -- EU regulations and the current position of animal welfare / Donald M. Broom -- Animal welfare measures and the WTO post-EC -- seal products case : a renewed debate and research agenda / Carolina Maciel and Bettina Bock -- Farm animal welfare : the future / Alistair Stott and Bouda Vosough
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvi, 194 pages), illustrations
Specific Material Designation
Form Of Item

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