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Superfreakonomics

Superfreakonomics
  • Author : Steven D. Levitt
  • Publsiher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 24 June 2010
  • ISBN : 0141030704
  • Pages : 270 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 73 ratings
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Summary:
Steven Levitt, the original rogue economist, and Stephen Dubner have spent four years uncovering the hidden side of even more controversial subjects, from terrorism to shark attacks, cable TV to hurricanes. The result is Superfreakonomics. It reveals, among other things: - Why you are more likely to be killed walking drunk than driving drunk - How a prostitute is more likely to sleep with a policeman than be arrested by one - Why terrorists might be easier to track down than you would imagine - How a sex change could boost your salary Because sometimes the most superfreaky solution is the simplest.


Superfreakonomics

Superfreakonomics
  • Author : Steven D. Levitt,Stephen J. Dubner
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 24 June 2010
GET THIS BOOKSuperfreakonomics

Steven Levitt, the original rogue economist, and Stephen Dubner have spent four years uncovering the hidden side of even more controversial subjects, from terrorism to shark attacks, cable TV to hurricanes. The result is Superfreakonomics. It reveals, among other things: - Why you are more likely to be killed walking drunk than driving drunk - How a prostitute is more likely to sleep with a policeman than be arrested by one - Why terrorists might be easier to track down


SuperFreakonomics

SuperFreakonomics
  • Author : Steven D. Levitt,Stephen J. Dubner
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 20 October 2009
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Freakonomics lived on the New York Times bestseller list for an astonishing two years. Now authors Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner return with more iconoclastic insights and observations in SuperFreakonomics—the long awaited follow-up to their New York Times Notable blockbuster. Based on revolutionary research and original studies SuperFreakonomics promises to once again challenge our view of the way the world really works.


Illustrated Superfreakonomics

Illustrated Superfreakonomics
  • Author : Steven D. Levitt,Stephen J. Dubner
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 25 February 2021
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'A HUMDINGER' THE TIMES BIGGER, BETTER AND MORE CONTROVERSIAL, THE INTERNATIONALLY BESTSELLING FREAKQUEL IS HERE IN A SUPER-DELUXE, SUPER-ILLUSTRATED EDITION. Steven Levitt, the original rogue economist, and Stephen Dubner look deeper, question harder and uncover even more hidden truths about our world, from terrorism to shark attacks, cable TV to hurricanes. They ask, among other things- What's a sure-fire way to catch a terrorist? Are people hard-wired for altruism or selfishness? Which cancer does chemotherapy work best for? Why is


SuperFreakonomics

SuperFreakonomics
  • Author : Steven D. Levitt,Stephen J. Dubner
  • Publisher : HarperCollins Canada
  • Release : 24 May 2011
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SuperFreakonomics was an instant New York Times bestseller that caused a media uproar, continuing the amazing success begun with the groundbreaking, worldwide sensation Freakonomics. SuperFreakonomics challenges the way we think all over again, exploring the hidden side of everything with such questions as: How is a street prostitute like a department-store Santa? Why are doctors so bad at washing their hands? How much good do car seats do? What’s the best way to catch a terrorist? Did TV cause


SuperFreakonomics, Illustrated edition

SuperFreakonomics, Illustrated edition
  • Author : Steven D. Levitt,Stephen J. Dubner
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 26 October 2010
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Superfreakonomics—the smash hit follow-up to the remarkable New York Times bestselling phenomenon Freakonomics—is back in a new full-color, fully illustrated and expanded edition. The brainchild of rogue economist Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner that once again brilliantly challenges our view of the way the world really works is presented with a new, visual, superfreaky dimension added, enhancing the already provocative thinking about street prostitutes, hurricanes, heart attacks, and other seemingly mundane matters that made Freakonomics and


Think Like A Freak

Think Like A Freak
  • Author : Steven D. Levitt,Stephen J. Dubner
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 12 May 2014
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Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner single-handedly showed the world that applying counter-intuitive approaches to everyday problems can bear surprising results. Think Like a Freak will take readers further inside this special thought process, revealing a new way of approaching the decisions we make, the plans we create and the morals we choose. It answers the question on the lips of everyone who’s read the previous books: How can I apply these ideas to my life? How do I make


Guide to Steven Levitt’s & et al SuperFreakonomics by Instaread

Guide to Steven Levitt’s & et al SuperFreakonomics by Instaread
  • Author : Instaread
  • Publisher : Instaread
  • Release : 03 May 2017
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PLEASE NOTE: This is a companion to Steven Levitt’s & et al SuperFreakonomics and NOT the original book. Preview: SuperFreakonomics (2009) by Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner is a follow-up to the authors’ previous book Freakonomics (2005). Like the previous book, SuperFreakonomics describes research and innovative ideas in the field of behavioral economics for the casual reader… Inside this companion to the book: · Overview of the Book · Insights from the Book · Important People · Author's Style and Perspective · Intended Audience About the Author:


Everything Is Obvious

Everything Is Obvious
  • Author : Duncan J. Watts
  • Publisher : Crown Business
  • Release : 29 March 2011
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By understanding how and when common sense fails, we can improve our understanding of the present and better plan for the future. Drawing on the latest scientific research, along with a wealth of historical and contemporary examples, Watts shows how common sense reasoning and history conspire to mislead us into believing that we understand more about the world of human behavior than we do; and in turn, why attempts to predict, manage, or manipulate social and economic systems so often


100 Business Tools for Success

100 Business Tools for Success
  • Author : Jeremy Kourdi
  • Publisher : Nicholas Brealey
  • Release : 03 March 2020
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The world is full of business ideas.But how do you know which the best ones are? And how do you find time to read them? 100 Business Tools for Success may be a little book, but it contains the very best business tools that have come from the very best business brains on the planet. Each is summarized over just two pages, so that you can quickly gain access to the insights which are driving the most successful people in


U.S. Army Reconnaissance and Surveillance Handbook

U.S. Army Reconnaissance and Surveillance Handbook
  • Author : Department of the Army
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 26 November 2013
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Throughout history, military leaders have recognized the importance of reconnaissance and surveillance. Gaining and maintaining contact with the enemy is essential to win the battle, and U.S. military history contains many examples where our knowledge of the enemy, or lack of knowledge, directly led to victory or defeat. The role of reconnaissance and surveillance has not diminished on the modern battlefield; if anything, it has become even more important. Battles at the combat training centers prove that a good


Confessions of a Hero-Worshiper

Confessions of a Hero-Worshiper
  • Author : Stephen J. Dubner
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 13 October 2009
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As a boy, Stephen J. Dubner's hero was Franco Harris, the famed and mysterious running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers. When Dubner's father died, he became obsessed—he dreamed of his hero every night; he signed his school papers "Franco Dubner." Though they never met, it was Franco Harris who shepherded Dubner through a fatherless boyhood. Years later, Dubner journeys to meet his hero, certain that Harris will embrace him. And he is . . . well, wrong. Told with the grit of


When to Rob a Bank

When to Rob a Bank
  • Author : Steven D. Levitt,Stephen J. Dubner
  • Publisher : William Morrow Paperbacks
  • Release : 24 May 2016
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In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the landmark book Freakonomics comes this curated collection from the most readable economics blog in the universe. It’s the perfect solution for the millions of readers who love all things Freakonomics. Surprising and erudite, eloquent and witty, When to Rob a Bank demonstrates the brilliance that has made the Freakonomics guys an international sensation, with more than 7 million books sold in 40 languages, and 150 million downloads of their Freakonomics Radio podcast. When Freakonomics


Turbulent Souls:

Turbulent Souls:
  • Author : Stephen J. Dubner
  • Publisher : Harper Perennial
  • Release : 01 October 1999
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The son of Catholic converts from Judaism chronicles his own return to the Jewish faith after being raised as an altar boy and a devout Christian. Reprint.


The Forever Portfolio

The Forever Portfolio
  • Author : James Altucher
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 25 February 2021
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Instructs investors on how to understand key trends in order to identify companies with a higher potential for high long-term value, in a guide that reveals today's profitable markets, discusses how to build a strong portfolio, and explains how to ride out short-term market fluctuations. 25,000 first printing.


The Why Axis

The Why Axis
  • Author : Uri Gneezy,John List
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 15 October 2013
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Two of Forbes magazine’s “world’s most powerful economists” provide the breakthrough ideas to challenge the assumptions of human decision-making. Can economics be passionate? Can it centre on people and what really matters to them? And can it help us understand why they do what they do in everyday life? Two revolutionary economists believe it can. In The Why Axis, Uri Gneezy and John List lead us on a journey to discover the economics underlying human motivation and how