In this week’s FIRE News podcast is all about sexonomics. Dr. Marina Adshade, an economics professor at Dalhousie University, talks about her work looking at the economics of love and sex, which encompasses analysis of marriage, promiscuity, polygamy, and the cheapest night of the week to hire a prostitute.
- It may be illegal, but the EU says it has to be counted - #sexwork & #drugs to be included in GDP. http://t.co/ijEKF18qxp,
- Birth rates lag in Europe and US, but the desire for kids does not http://t.co/AV3n5jd4UQ #fertility http://t.co/jRVb9jTYCj,
- Spoiler Alert: It wasn't because women became momentarily less selfish.,