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Veronika Siegl (University of Bern) Abstract International surrogacy in Ukraine has become a booming industry for German couples for years. This article describes this development and shows “ethical compromise” position of Ukraine in the field of surrogacy with its cheap “All Inclusive” programs. At the same time, agencies and clinics often resort to aggressive marketing [more…]

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Image: Science Photo Library — KTSDESIGN/Brand X Pictures/Getty Images
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