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Freakonomics + Superfreakonomics

Does this statistical analysis mean that those street dealers are irrational? If I was a sociology professor I’d teach a sociology of economics course and it would be the kind of stuff in this book. Enviado de e vendido por Amazon. He is also a founder of The Greatest Good, which lvro Freakonomics-style thinking to business and philanthropy.

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In Maywriter and blogger Melissa Lafsky was hired as the full-time editor of the site. What do schoolteachers and freaoonomics wrestlers have in common? Over scheten en hoertjes praten is nogal freakonomics He studies the riddles of everyday life—from cheating and crime to parenting and sports—and reaches conclusions that turn conventional wisdom on its head.

If you want to get into economics and don’t know where to start, read this. Archived from the original on 18 February Por que os homens-bomba devem adquirir seguro de vida? Open Preview See a Problem? Pense como um freak: Levitt is not livo typical economist. I get the impression that their answer is “bestseller, bitch!


Inthe authors published a response, [8] in which they argued that Joyce’s argument was flawed due freakonomiics omitted-variable bias. Sep 21, Nathalie rated it it was amazing. Afonso Celso da Cunha Serra Translator.

In this case, street dealers are a NOT condemned to death, b not able to find other work with their experience, and c not aware of their statistical mortality as much as their potential wealth.

Real estate agents serve themselves better than they serve clients when selling their own homes. I get the impression that their answer is “bestseller, bitch! Retrieved 5 June I think it’s better than the freakomomics books but they are also entertaining.

Tim rated it it was amazing Aug 28, Nov 08, Daniel Bondi rated it really liked it.

Pages containing links to subscription-only content Webarchive template wayback links Pages to import images to Wikidata. All in all, I would recommend this book to all my friends who appreciate freakonomids tidbits of information or who have a curiosity towards economics and how it plays a part in random parts of our world.

They set out to explore the inner workings of a crack gang, the truth about real estate agents, the secrets of the Ku Klux Klan, and much more.

The main one was that their analysis missed the most important point: Looking over their other chapters on cheating sumo wrestlers, drug dealers who live with their moms, the KKK as a multilevel marketing organization, etc. Perguntas incomuns, que revelam fatos e dados e mudam a forma de vermos as coisas: Formas de pagamento aceitas: McCall that he himself was a peer reviewer in the livfo of The Journal of Law and Economicsthat Lott had not engaged in bribery paying for extra costs of printing and postage for a conference issue is customaryand that he knew that “scholars with varying opinions” including Levitt himself had been invited to participate.


Freakonomics + Superfreakonomics by Steven D. Levitt

Robert rated it really liked it Sep 02, Not a perfect book, but as usual very interesting and well thought out. Through forceful storytelling and wry insight, they show that economics is, at root, the study of incentives—how people get what they want or need, especially when other people want or need the same thing.

The llivro say that they want you to ask more questions and see the world differently, but what tools have they given to you in this book?

The book has been described as melding pop culture with freakknomics. Indeed, the most common reaction Frekaonomics get from people when telling them that I am an economist is that they have read Freakonomics, which implies that they have at least seen some work similar to what I do at aguanomics.

All in all an entertaining, challenging and fascinating read. Jan 06, Kelli rated it it was amazing. Haroon Hall rated it really liked it Sep 18,