Report Says It's Cheaper To Adopt Black Babies Than White Ones

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Adoption Bias Study Shows That White Children Are More Expensive To Adopt

  • 06/28/2013 05:59 PM EDT U.S.

It's a phenomenon that makes most people uncomfortable, but it's also a fact: a report shows adoption agencies have a harder time placing non-white babies in homes, and as a result, agencies have lowered the cost of those adoptions. It turns out even adoption follows a discomforting version of supply and demand.