Book Review: Think Like a Freak
Many people call me smart, but I think it’s more that years of listening to the Freakonomics podcast has taught me to Think Like a Freak. Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner (the Freakonomics duo) have added a new collaboration to their book list, this time teaching the thought processes or strategies behind their research studies. […]
Superfreakonomics by Steven D Levitt and Stephen J Dubner
What do street prostitutes, erupting volcanoes and doctors washing their hands have to do with economics? Not much, say some reviewers of Levitt and Dubner’s latest book, Superfreaknomics (Amazon). Their first book, Freakonomics, sold over 4 million copies and was heralded for making economic theory through real life examples. In this follow-up book, the real […]