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Title The global economic and financial impact of an avian flu pandemic and the role of the IMF / prepared by the Avian Flu Working Group (in consultation with Departments and the Joint Bank-Fund Health Services Department) ; approved by Mark Allen
Published [Washington, D.C.?] : [International Monetary Fund], [2006]
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Contents Introduction -- Potential global economic and financial impact -- Public policy issues and the role of the Fund -- Preparations for an avian flu pandemic : distillation of common elements in business continuity planning for financial systems
Summary This report by the International Monetary Fund examines the Fund's role in assessing and preparing for the fiscal implications, risks, and possible global economic impacts of a potential avian influenza pandemic from the Influenza A Virus, H5N1 Subtype. Public policy issues are discussed, as well as the IMF's role in preparing for and recovering from a potential pandemic influenza and for business continuity and limited economic disruption to world financial systems
Notes "February 28, 2006."
Title from PDF title page
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject International Monetary Fund.
Avian influenza -- Economic aspects.
Emergency management -- Economic aspects.
Health planning -- Economic aspects.
Influenza A Virus, H5N1 Subtype.
Influenza, Human -- economics.
Communicable Disease Control -- methods.
Disease Outbreaks -- economics.
Public Policy.
Form Electronic book
Author Allen, Mark, 1947-
International Monetary Fund. Avian Flu Working Group.
Joint Bank-Fund Health Services Department.
ISBN 1455246697