Sep 13: Peter tells Americans that they shouldn’t end NAFTA because Canada desperately needs their bodily fluids. (Because Canada prohibits payment for sperm, we buy it from the U.S. Because Canada keeps making payment for blood plasma illegal in province after province, we rely on the U.S.) Read the rest.
Aug 24: Peter’s editorial on markets in blood plasma was published in the National Post today. Entitled, “Canada needs blood plasma. We should pay donors to get it,” Peter argues that, “Canada buys the vast majority of its plasma-protein products from American companies that attract plasma donors by paying them. Yet we ban the same practice here.” Read the rest.
Apr 7: Peter listened to Michael Sandel’s talk on the moral limits of markets at Georgetown. Afterwards, he gave him a (free) copy of Markets without Limits.