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‘Rent-a-womb trend is exploitative, neo-colonialist’

(This interview with Dr Catherine Waldby, Professorial Research Fellow at Sydney University’s School of Social Sciences, on the bio-ethics of commercial surrogacy, was published in DNA edition dated July 24, 2010.) Commercial surrogacy – the rent-a-womb industry in India, where … Continue reading

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Jobs for the girls

(This column, which explored whether a gender bias in the world of finance could have contributed to the Global Financial Crisis of 2008, was published in DNA edition dated March 18, 2009.) Venky Vembu One of the less analysed aspects … Continue reading

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