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Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
Freakonomics A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
Author: Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner
According to Freakonomics: A rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything; economics is essentially the study of incentives. It is the study of how people get what they want and need, especially when other people also want and need the same things. The authors tackle their study with a mountain of data and a simple yet...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780062312679
ISBN-10: 0062312677
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 315
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Publisher: William Morrow
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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An interesting quick read, just random enough for my taste. How do teachers cheat on standardized tests? Why do drug dealers live with their mothers? What are the "whitest" and "blackest" names? Malcolm Gladwell raved about this book, and it's very much on par with his books. If you liked them, you'll probably enjoy this, too.
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