Category Archives: Articles

Quebec’s IVF restrictions: Economics or ethics?

Last week, Quebec Health Minister Gaétan Barrette tabled a bill that, if passed, will prohibit women over the age of 42 from having access to in vitro fertilization (IVF). While the purpose of the bill, on the surface at least, is to lessen financial strain on the health care system, this particular section of the […]

The economics of sex: A whole new take on supply and demand

University Affairs has a nice piece this month on the Economics of Sex and Love – the course, the blog and the book. You can see that article here.


Bloomberg News talks about the “Erogenous Economy”

I spoke to Ben Steverman at the Bloomberg News about the economics of sex and love. You can read that interview here.

Men’s Health Asks: Can a better understanding of economics help your sex life?

The answer is “yes”! You can read that article here.

Chatelaine Interview

Chatelaine magazine spoke to me this week about happiness in marriage. You can read the full interview here.

The Vancouver Sun Fails to see the Romance in Dollars and Sex

My colleague, Brett Josef Grubistic, at the University of British Columbia reviewed Dollars and Sex for The Vancouver Sun. You can see that review here.  

Stacey May Fowler Calls Dollars and Sex the “Moneyball of Booty”

You can read her perspective on the economics of sex and love here.

Dollars and Sex makes the Front Cover of the Province

Dollars and Sex took up three whole pages of the Sunday Province today (including the cover!). Big thank you to Paul Luke for writing such a comprehensive piece. You can see the full article here.  

The Globe and Mail Interviews Marina Adshade on Dollars and Sex

Read the full interview by Zosia Bielski here.