Selling Organs Essay by The Research Group

Selling Organs
Addresses the issue of the sale of human organs.
# 73293 | 1,125 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2004 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2004 in Medical and Health (General) , Economics (General) , Ethics (General)

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This is a paper about selling human organs, addressing the simple economics of buying and selling human organs. It deals with scarcity, supply demand and equilibrium pricing.

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"In order to discuss the mechanisms associated with the sale of human organs we must first suspend some of the ethical and moral issues that surround this idea. We already know that the need or in economic terms the demand for human organs suitable for transplant greatly exceeds the supply. It is also likely that a black market exists in the sale of human organs and that wealthy people are the primary beneficiaries. Organizations such as the United Network for Organ Sharing ..."

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