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When to rob a bank : ... and 131 more warped suggestions and well-intended rants

Author: Steven D LevittStephen J DubnerErik BergmannThérèse PlummerCaitlin GaringAll authors
Publisher: [New York, NY] : Harper Audio, [2015] ℗2015
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Why do educated women get fewer responses on online dating websites? Is buying local food economically efficient? Does bribing kids improve their performance on school tests? Steven Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner, the quirky geniuses behind "Freakonomics" are back at it. Here, for the first time, the very best of their more than 8,000 posts are together in a single place. It showcases the brilliance that has made  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steven D Levitt; Stephen J Dubner; Erik Bergmann; Thérèse Plummer; Caitlin Garing; Paula Parker; Zana Birdwell
ISBN: 9780062394927 0062394924 9780062467577 0062467573
OCLC Number: 905103233
Notes: Compact discs.
Credits: Executive producer, Caitlin Garing ; directed by Paula Parker and Zane Birdwell.
Cast: Read by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner, with Erik Bergmann and Therese Plummer.
Description: 7 audio discs (8 hr., 15 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: What do blogs and bottled water have in common? --
We were only trying to help --
Limberhand the Masturbator and the perils of Wayne --
Hurray for high gas prices! --
Contested --
How to be scared of the wrong thing --
If you're not cheating, you're not trying --
But is it good for the planet? --
Hit on 21 --
When to rob a bank --
More sex please, we're economists --
Kaleidoscopia --
When you're a jet ... --
The highest praise anyone could ever give.
Responsibility: Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner.

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Why do educated women get fewer responses on online dating websites? Is buying local food economically efficient? Does bribing kids improve their performance on school tests? Steven Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner, the quirky geniuses behind "Freakonomics" are back at it. Here, for the first time, the very best of their more than 8,000 posts are together in a single place. It showcases the brilliance that has made Levitt and Dubner an international sensation, and the eloquence and wit that has always made them such a joy to read.

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