How to Raise Money Without Killing a Kitten: A New Freakonomics Radio Podcast Full Transcript

...)] Steve Levitt is my Freakonomics friend and co-author. He teaches at the University of Chicago. DUBNER: Hey, Levitt so we are going to do something today that we’ve never...

Freakonomics Radio Archive

...Freakonomics Radio is an award-winning weekly podcast (subscribe here!) with 8 million downloads per month. It can also be heard on public radio stations across the country, on SiriusXM,...

Freakonomics: What Went Right? Responding to Wrong-Headed Attacks

...nature of the Freakonomics work that Steve Levitt and I do, we get our fair share of critiques. Some are ideological or political; others are emotional. We generally look over...

Ask Not What Your Podcast Can Do for You

...Has Freakonomics Radio changed your life? One episode inspired a listener to donate his kidney — and most definitely changed someone else’s life. (photo: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images) Our latest...

Nurses to the Rescue!

...More nurse practitioners are graduating each year than MDs, but will they be prevented from treating patients? (Photo: Jessica Aiduk) Our latest Freakonomics Radio episode is called “Nurses to...

Ten Years of Freakonomics Full Transcript

...This is a transcript of the Freakonomics Radio podcast “Ten Years of Freakonomics.” [MUSIC: Matthew Tishler, “Two of a Kind” (from Radio Hits)] Stephen J. DUBNER: You rolling? Suzie...

This Is Your Brain on Podcasts

...There is scientific evidence that podcasts are good for your brain. (Photo: Stephen Hampshire/flickr) Our latest Freakonomics Radio episode is called “This Is Your Brain on Podcasts” (You can subscribe to...

How Did “Freakonomics” Get Its Name? Full Transcript

...This is a transcript of the Freakonomics Radio podcast “ How Did “Freakonomics” Get Its Name? ” [MUSIC:  Paul Freitas ; “Shhhh!”]   Stephen J. DUBNER : All right, so...

How to Launch a Behavior-Change Revolution

...How can a dream team of social scientists get people to exercise more? (Photo: Pixabay) Our latest Freakonomics Radio episode is called “How to Launch a Behavior-Change Revolution.” (You...

He’s One of the Most Famous Political Operatives in America. America Just Doesn’t Know It Yet.

...latest Freakonomics Radio episode is called “He’s One of the Most Famous Political Operatives in America. America Just Doesn’t Know It Yet.” (You can subscribe to the podcast at Apple...