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Economic evaluation of mosquito control programs

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Mohammed E. Sarhan, University of Illinois, Urbana
Richard E. Howitt, University of California, Davis
Charles V. Moore, Economics, Statistics, and Cooperatives Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, stationed at Davis
Carl J. Mitchell, U.S. Public Health Service, Fort Collins, Colorado

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California Agriculture 34(11):22-24.

Published November 01, 1980

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Studies with statistical models show source reduction to be more economically efficient than chemical controls.Economic models suggest that, at least in one mosquito abatement district, measures to reduce sources would be more economically efficient than extensive use of pesticides.

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Economic evaluation of mosquito control programs

Mohammed E. Sarhan, Richard E. Howitt, Charles V. Moore, Carl J. Mitchell
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Economic evaluation of mosquito control programs

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Authors

Mohammed E. Sarhan, University of Illinois, Urbana
Richard E. Howitt, University of California, Davis
Charles V. Moore, Economics, Statistics, and Cooperatives Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, stationed at Davis
Carl J. Mitchell, U.S. Public Health Service, Fort Collins, Colorado

Publication Information

California Agriculture 34(11):22-24.

Published November 01, 1980

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

Studies with statistical models show source reduction to be more economically efficient than chemical controls.Economic models suggest that, at least in one mosquito abatement district, measures to reduce sources would be more economically efficient than extensive use of pesticides.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

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