Implications of the Biofuels Boom for the Global Livestock Industry: A Computable General Equilibrium Analysis

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Taheripour, Farzad; Hertel, Thomas W.; Tyner, Wallace E.;
(2009)
  • Subject: Biofuels, Livestock, Feed Ration, Biofuel Co-Product, Land Use, Livestock Production/Industries,

In this paper, we offer a general equilibrium analysis of the impacts of US and EU biofuel mandates for the global livestock sector. Our simulation boosts biofuel production in the US and EU from 2006 levels to mandated 2015 levels. We show that mandates will encourage ... View more
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