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

...[MUSIC: The Diplomats of Solid Sound, “Growin’ In It” (from Destination… Get Down! )]   Stephen J. DUBNER: Steve Levitt is my Freakonomics friend and co-author. He teaches at...

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...

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 NPR stations across the country, on SiriusXM, on...

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...

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...

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...

Time to Take Back the Toilet Full Transcript

...This is a transcript of the Freakonomics Radio podcast “Time to Take Back the Toilet” [MUSIC: Johnny Sangster , “Fastbook”] DUBNER: Hey podcast listeners, before today’s show begins, I...

How Much Does Your Name Matter? Full Transcript

...This is a transcript of the Freakonomics Radio podcast “ How Much Does Your Name Matter? “ [MUSIC: Glenn Crytzer and his Syncopators, “Witching Hour Blues” (from Harlem Mad)]  ...

How to Be More Productive (Rebroadcast)

...episode noted within the transcript. *      *      * [MUSIC: Beckah Shae, “Smile” (from Let it Snow )] Hello, Freakonomics Radio listeners. The holidays are a lot of fun, of course,...