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Hitos y horizontes del Estado de Bienestar en España
Application of the hands on donkey tool for assessing the welfare of working equids at Tuliman, Mexico
(Taylor & Francis, 2018)
Equids are still used for diverse chores in Mexico and are essential for the livelihoods of numerous families. Appropriate health and behavior are prerequisites for performing work without affecting welfare. This study ...
Incorporating Public Insecurity Indicators: A New Approach to Measuring Social Welfare in Mexico
(Springer Science+Business Media, 2017)
Animal welfare concepts and strategy for poultry production: a review
(Fundação APINCO de Ciência e Tecnologia Avícolas, 2006-09-01)
Well being of animals had been historically a public concern, since the beginning of human kind history. As world's population grows there is a need for food including meat. In the last decades there has been a great ...
The welfare cost of external habits: a quantitative assessment
(Universidad de Chile Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2010-06)
This paper quantifies cost of consumption externalities in an endogenous growth model with habit formation. Agent´s utility depends on both current consumption and a reference consumption level determined by economy-wide ...
Morphological asymmetry and broiler welfare
(Fundação APINCO de Ciência e Tecnologia Avícolas, 2008-12-01)
Health status, feed conversion ratio, and mortality are long known broiler chicken production indicators. However, further parameters are required by today's demanding meat markets, as these indicators are not sufficiently ...