Counting the cost of foot and mouth

Greaves, Sharon
June 2001
Marketing Event;Jun2001, p28
Discusses the impact of the foot-and-mouth disease on event and exhibition venues in Great Britain. Effect of the disease on venues in rural locations and those hosting events connected with livestock; Cost of cancellations of events and exhibitions due to foot-and-mouth crisis.


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