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Freakonomics

Freakonomics

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  • In their books "Freakonomics" and "SuperFreakonomics," Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner explor...

Episodes

Time to Take Back the Toilet

Public bathrooms are noisy, poorly designed, and often nonexistent. What to do?

December 17, 2014 | 36 min

The Troubled Cremation of Stevie the Cat (Rebroadcast)

December 10, 2014 | 44 min

How to Fix a Broken High Schooler, in Four Easy Steps

Okay, maybe the steps aren’t so easy. But a program run out of a Toronto housing project has had great success in turning around kids who were headed ... Read more

December 3, 2014 | 29 min

Is America’s Education Problem Really Just a Teacher Problem?

If U.S. schoolteachers are indeed “just a little bit below average,” it’s not really their fault. So what should be done about it?

November 26, 2014 | 34 min

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