8 Pages Posted: 14 Aug 2013
Date Written: August 11, 2013
Pamela Laufer-Ukeles’s Mothering for Money: Regulating Commercial Intimacy imagines that a less polarized vision of commercial surrogacy can emerge by examining commercial surrogacy arrangements through lenses of relational autonomy and mixed commodification. This commentary finds much to appreciate in Laufer-Ukeles’s contribution and urges a more expansive examination of surrogacy that would address the ban on commercial surrogacy that exists in many countries around the world.
Keywords: surrogacy, commercial surrogacy, international surrogacy, autonomy, commodification, exploitation, intimacy
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Storrow, Richard F., New Thinking on Commercial Surrogacy (August 11, 2013). Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 88, No. 4, 2013. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2308641