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Dollars and Sex: How Economics Influences Sex and Love

Dollars and Sex: How Economics Influences Sex and Love hits the shelves in Canadian bookstores today and in New Zealand and Australia tomorrow! Media coverage of the book’s release can been seen on the media page of this site. Readers in the US market will have to wait a few more weeks before they can get [...]

Canadian Business Magazine Reviews Dollars and Sex

A great review for Dollars and Sex by Richard Warnica at Canadian Business Magazine.  You can see the full article here.

Marina Adshade on NHPR

On Valentine’s Day I had a chat with Virginia Prescott at New Hampshire Public Radio. You can hear that interview here.

Zoomer Book of the Week: Dollars and Sex

Everything Zoomer has made Dollars and Sex it’s book of the week. You can see that article here.

MacLeans Magazine Reviews Dollars and Sex

Katie Englehart at MacLeans Magazine has written a very thoughtful review of Dollars and Sex: How Economics Influences Sex and Love. You can see the full article here.  

Dollars and Sex in the New York Times

I am thrilled to see that economist Robert Frank has written about Dollars and Sex in the New York Times! You can see the whole article here.

Debating Dan Slater on CBC Radio Q

This week I went head-to-head with Dan Slater, author of Love in the Age of Algorithms. Who knew talking about love could be so messy? You can hear that heated exchange here.

Economics of Sex Makes the Cover of the National Post!

In honour of Valentine’s Day, Sarah Boesveld at the National Post takes a look at the contribution economics makes in understanding the more intimate areas of our lives in her great piece: In love and sex, it’s economics — not romance — at the root of major relationship decisions.

For the Sexual Revolution we say – Thank you Antibiotics?

Two years ago, we were out on a busy street when my darling son turned to me and asked loudly “Oh my god Mom! Are you sure you don’t have syphilis?!” I don’t, of course, but apparently after watching an episode of the medical TV series House he had decided that “Are you sure you [...]