Second round effects – a primer

August 1st, 2006

From the Los Angeles Times:

Bird flu has killed 134 people around the world, sickened hundreds more and forced the culling of millions of poultry from Vietnam to Nigeria. Now it is smashing the world of badminton.

Which, of course, is why it’s usually a fools errand to try and forecast these second round impacts too closely.

(via Digg).