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… read more

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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When Altruism Isn't Enough

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Program ID:
288518-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 24, 2009 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Sep 14, 2009 | 4:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Aug 24, 2009 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 29, 2009 | 10:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 14, 2009 | 4:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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