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Freakonomics Radio by ​dubner Productions And Stitcher - 6d ago
Research shows that having a distinctively black name doesn’t affect your economic future. But what is the day-to-day reality of living ..read more
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Freakonomics Radio by ​dubner Productions And Stitcher - 2w ago
A kid’s name can tell us something about his parents — their race, social standing, even their politics. But is your name really your ..read more
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Freakonomics Radio by ​dubner Productions And Stitcher - 3w ago
Aisle upon aisle of fresh produce, cheap meat, and sugary cereal — a delicious embodiment of free-market capitalism, right? Not quite. ..read more
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Freakonomics Radio by ​dubner Productions And Stitcher - 1M ago
We all know our political system is “broken” — but what if that’s not true? Some say the Republicans and Democrats constitute a ..read more
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They — along with a great many other high-achieving women — were all once Girl Scouts. So was Sylvia Acevedo. Raised in a poor, ..read more
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Freakonomics Radio by ​dubner Productions And Stitcher - 1M ago
The controversial theory linking Roe v. Wade to a massive crime drop is back in the spotlight as several states introduce abortion ..read more
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Freakonomics Radio by ​dubner Productions And Stitcher - 1M ago
Takeru Kobayashi revolutionized the sport of competitive eating. What can the rest of us learn from his breakthrough ..read more
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Freakonomics Radio by ​dubner Productions And Stitcher - 1M ago
There is strong evidence that exercise is wildly beneficial. There is even stronger evidence that most people hate to exercise. So if a ..read more
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Freakonomics Radio by ​dubner Productions And Stitcher - 2M ago
An all-star team of behavioral scientists discovers that humans are stubborn (and lazy, and sometimes dumber than dogs). We also hear about ..read more
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Freakonomics Radio by ​dubner Productions And Stitcher - 2M ago
Recorded live in San Francisco. Guests include the keeper of a 10,000-year clock, the co-founder of Lyft, a pioneer in male birth control, ..read more

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