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Freakonomics Radio ferrets out connections between seemingly unrelated things. The program explores the riddles of everyday life and the weird wrinkles of human nature—from cheating and crime to parenting and sports—using the tools of economics to explore real-world behavior.

Past Broadcasts

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February 13, 2019
February 6, 2019 – Everybody Gossips (and That’s a Good Thing)
January 30, 2019 – What Are You Waiting For?
January 23, 2019 – Who Decides How Much a Life Is Worth?
January 16, 2019 – How To Be Happy!
January 9, 2019 – Are We Running Out Of Ideas?
December 19, 2018 – Can an Industrial Giant Become a Tech Darling?
December 12, 2018 – America’s Hidden Duopoly
December 5, 2018 – How to Optimize Your Apology
November 28, 2018 – Can This Man Stop a Trade War?
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