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 7 million downloads a month; it also airs on public-radio stations across the country. Host Stephen Dubner has...

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...

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)]  ...

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...(but his mother loved the Times Magazine, so he gave in). The article came out, and led to an unexpected partnership. Levitt and Dubner wrote Freakonomics , a book about...

What You Don’t Know About Online Dating Rebroadcast Full Transcript

...This is a transcript of the Freakonomics Radio podcast “What You Don’t Know about Online Dating (Rebroadcast)“. [MUSIC: The Civil Tones, “City Stoopin’” (from City Stoopin’ )] Stephen J....