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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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July 17, 2024 – Confessions of a Black Conservative
July 10, 2024 – Should Companies Be Owned by Their Workers?
July 3, 2024 – How Does the Lost World of Vienna Still Shape Our Lives?
June 19, 2024 – Why Is 23andMe Going Under?
June 12, 2024 – A Social Activist in Prime Minister’s Clothing
June 5, 2024 – How to Pave the Road to Hell
May 29, 2024 – Why Are There So Many Bad Bosses?
May 22, 2024 – Are We Living Through the Most Revolutionary Period in History?
May 15, 2024 – Why Is Everyone Moving to Canada?
May 8, 2024 – Why Is it So Hard to Talk About Immigration?
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