Free eBook SuperFreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance download
by Steven D. Levitt
Author: Steven D. Levitt
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks; Reprint edition (May 24, 2011)
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Steven D. Levitt, a professor of economics at the University of Chicago, was awarded the John Bates Clark Medal, given to the most influential American economist under forty. He is also a founder of The Greatest Good, which applies Freakonomics-style thinking to business and philanthropy.
Now Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner return with Superfreakonomics, a freakquel even bolder, funnier, and more . Dubner return with Superfreakonomics, a freakquel even bolder, funnier, and more surprising than the first. The authors go about explaining why a simple, intuitive or knee-jerk understanding of the whys and hows of our world is often mistaken and why. And they do it with a sense of humor, providing amusing and interesting real-life & historical examples (although nothing, in my opinion, will ever quite live up to the drug dealers of the last volume!).
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
by Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner. You're not going to master the rest of your life in one day. Just relax. Master the day. Than just keep doing that every day. ― Anonymous.
Steven D. Dubner return with Superfreakonomics, and fans and newcomers alike will find that the freakquel is even bolder, funnier, and more surprising than the first. SuperFreakonomics challenges the way we think all over again, exploring the hidden side of everything with such questions as: How is a street prostitute like a department-store Santa? What do hurricanes, heart attacks, and highway deaths have in common? Can eating kangaroo save the planet? Levitt and Dubner mix smart thinking and great storytelling like no one else.
D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner, London: Penguin Books, 2009. After a four-year wait since Freakonomics (2005) gained. acclaim, economist Steven Levitt and journalist Stephen. Dubner released their reprise, Superfreakonomics, in 2009. Again, the authors make bold use of the ‘economic.
I’ve been reading the book SuperFreakonomics by Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner. Like its predecessor, Freakonomics by the same authors, SuperFreakonomics is unputdownable once you start reading. I’ve been reading the book SuperFreakonomics by Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner. Like its predecessor, Freakonomics by the same authors, SuperFreakonomics is unputdownable once you start reading it. What’s great about this book is that it argues against many things we believe to be true.
It is a sequel to Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything.
Freakonomics lived on the New York Times bestseller list for an astonishing two years. Now authors Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner return with more iconoclastic insights and observations in SuperFreakonomics—the long awaited follow-up to their New York Times Notable blockbuster. Based on revolutionary research and original studies SuperFreakonomics promises to once again challenge our view of the way the world really works.