Adoption Vs. Childbirth: A Cost-Benefit Analysis

Friday, November 7, 2014
Plaza Foyer (Sheraton)
Sally Stratmann , The University of Texas at Tyler
Whether it is within the United States or internationally, public perception is that childbirth is more financially cost-effective than adopting a child. This poster explores how the costs of adoption can be economically comparable to the costs of childbirth and in some circumstances a less expensive option for potential parents.