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Bird flu pandemic: history warns of economic pain, though some might gain


Abstract: If such a pandemic were to be anything like the Spanish Flu of the early 20th century, expect not only tens of millions of deaths worldwide but also a blow to the world economy in the hundreds of billions of dollars.

Keywords: Emergency management;

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Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Part of Series: The Regional Economist

Publication Date: 2007

Issue: Oct

Pages: 10-11