When Altruism Isn't Enough
Dr. Sally Satel, the author of When Altruism Isn’t Enough: The Case for Compensating Kidney Donors (AEI Press; January 25, 2009), talked about the shortage of organ donors in the U.S. and her own experience as a kidney transplant recipient. Topics included the world-wide black market in organ sales, an FBI probe in New Jersey resulting in the arrest of political and religious leaders for alleged offenses that include organ trafficking, and the ethics and economic impact of legalizing compensation for organ donors. After being interviewed by Nick Schultz, Dr. Satel responded to questions from members of the audience. close
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Sally L. Satel M.D. Resident Scholar American Enterprise Institute->Health Policy
Nick Schultz Editor-in-Chief American.com
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