Freakonomics Radio

In their books "Freakonomics" and "SuperFreakonomics," Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner explore "the hidden side of everything," with stories about cheating schoolteachers, self-dealing real-estate agents, and crack-selling mama’s boys. The Freakonomics Radio podcast, hosted by Dubner, carries on that tradition with weekly episodes. Prepare to be enlightened, engaged, perhaps enraged, and definitely surprised.
  • Think Like a Child (Rebroadcast)
    Apr 30, '15
  • Nate Silver Says: “Everyone Is Kind of Weird”
    Apr 23, '15
  • Diamonds Are a Marriage Counselor’s Best Friend
    Apr 16, '15
  • How Many Doctors Does It Take to Start a Healthcare Revolution?
    Apr 9, '15
  • How Do We Know What Really Works in Healthcare?
    Apr 2, '15
  • The Perfect Crime (Rebroadcast)
    Mar 26, '15
  • What You Don’t Know About Online Dating (Rebroadcast)
    Mar 19, '15
  • When Willpower Isn’t Enough
    Mar 12, '15
  • This Idea Must Die
    Mar 5, '15
  • The Maddest Men of All
    Feb 26, '15
  • Hacking the World Bank
    Feb 19, '15
  • Is There a Better Way to Fight Terrorism?
    Feb 12, '15
  • How Efficient Is Energy Efficiency?
    Feb 5, '15
  • How Safe Is Your Job?
    Jan 29, '15
  • Someone Else’s Acid Trip
    Jan 22, '15
  • That’s a Great Question!
    Jan 15, '15
  • Why Doesn’t Everyone Get the Flu Vaccine?
    Jan 8, '15
  • What’s the “Best” Exercise? (Rebroadcast)
    Jan 1, '15
  • What’s More Dangerous: Marijuana or Alcohol? (Rebroadcast)
    Dec 25, '14
  • Time to Take Back the Toilet
    Dec 18, '14