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Freakonomics Radio

Freakonomics Radio

@freakonomicsradio freakonomics.com/
Discover the hidden side of everything with Stephen J. Dubner, co-author of the Freakonomics books. Each week, Freakonomics Radio tells you things you always thought you knew (but didn’t) and things you never thought you wanted to know (but do) — from the economics of sleep to how to become great at ...Read More
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January 20, 2022

491. Why Is Everyone Moving to Dallas?

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January 13, 2022

490. What Do Broken-Hearted Knitters, Urinating Goalkeepers, and the C.I.A. Have in Common?

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January 6, 2022

489. Is “Toxic Positivity” a Thing?

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December 30, 2021

488. Does Death Have to Be a Death Sentence?

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December 23, 2021

487. Is It Okay to Have a Party Yet?

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December 16, 2021

486. “The Art Market Is in Massive Disruption.”

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December 9, 2021

485. “I’ve Been Working My Ass Off for You to Make that Profit?”

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December 2, 2021

484. “A Fascinating, Sexy, Intellectually Compelling, Unregulated Global Market.”

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November 25, 2021

How Do You Cure a Compassion Crisis? (Ep. 444 Replay)

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November 18, 2021

483. What’s Wrong With Shortcuts?

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November 11, 2021

Is Venture Capital the Secret Sauce of the American Economy?

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November 4, 2021

Is the U.S. Really Less Corrupt Than China?

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October 28, 2021

How Much Does Discrimination Hurt the Economy?

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October 21, 2021

The Economist’s Guide to Parenting: 10 Years Later

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October 14, 2021

How Can We Break Our Addiction to Contempt?

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October 7, 2021

Why Is U.S. Media So Negative?

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September 30, 2021

That’s a Great Question! (Ep. 192 Rebroadcast)

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September 27, 2021

This Didn't End the Way It’s Supposed to End.”

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September 27, 2021

“This Didn't End the Way It’s Supposed to End.” (Bonus)

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September 23, 2021

What Are the Police for, Anyway?

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September 16, 2021

Why Does the Richest Country in the World Have So Many Poor Kids?

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September 9, 2021

All You Need Is Nudge

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September 2, 2021

Is There Really a “Loneliness Epidemic”? (Ep. 407 Rebroadcast)

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August 26, 2021

These Jobs Were Not Posted on ZipRecruiter

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August 19, 2021

Reasons to Be Cheerful (Ep. 417 Rebroadcast)

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