The Economics of Sex

Prostitutes: They Know Not What They Do

by Eubie on June 6, 2013

In the last few years, the criminal justice system has been redefining prostitution into the more serious crime of sex trafficking. The idea is that all women (and the effort has been aimed almost entirely at female prostitutes) who work in ‘the life’ are coerced into it and exploited by their pimps (almost always men), […]


Working Moms

by Eubie on May 29, 2013

Wanted to toss this up for comment from the legion of UB followers out there! Mothers are now the top earners in 40 percent of all households. This represents a rather important societal shift. More mothers as top breadwinners, more single mothers, fewer marriages, more pressure on government and business to enact family-friendly policies to […]


Rise of the PANKers

by Eubie on May 12, 2013

While our attention generally is focused on bachelors, we do like to occasionally veer off message to keep you update on what’s going on on the other side of the isle. This tidbit on the growing number (and influence) of Professional Aunts No Kids (or PANKs… though we’re partial to PANKers) looks at these women […]