Applying economic models to assess the viability of animal welfare interventions

Rachel Peden*, F Akaichi

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Abstract

This chapter provides an excellent overview of various techniques from economy, and describes with practical examples how these techniques can be used to gain insight as to whether farmers (here the focal stakeholders) are willing to make changes in animal welfare on their farm, and at what financial costs.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBridging Research Disciplines to Advance Animal Welfare Science: A Practical Guide
EditorsIrene Camerlink
PublisherCAB International
Chapter7
Pages107-124
Number of pages17
ISBN (Electronic)9781789247916
ISBN (Print)9781789247886, 9781789247893
Publication statusPrint publication - Nov 2021

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