Freakonomics Radio

By Stephen J. Dubner and WNYC Studios

SHOW DESCRIPTION

In their books "Freakonomics," "SuperFreakonomics" and "Think Like a Freak", Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner explore "the hidden side of everything," telling stories about cheating schoolte...

EPISODES LIST

How to Be Happy (Ep. 345)

The U.N.’s World Happiness Report — created to curtail ou...

08.16.2018

Who Decides How Much a Life Is Worth?

After every mass shooting or terrorist attack, victims an...

08.09.2018

A Conversation With PepsiCo C.E.O. Indra Nooyi (Ep. 316 Update)

One of the world’s biggest and best-known companies just ...

08.07.2018

An Astronaut, a Catalan, and Two Linguists Walk Into a Bar…

In this live episode of “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know,”...

08.02.2018

Has Lance Armstrong Finally Come Clean?

He was once the most lionized athlete on the planet, with...

07.26.2018

LAST EPISODE

How to Be Happy (Ep. 345)

08.16.2018

The U.N.’s World Happiness Report — created to curtail our unhealthy obsession with G.D.P. — is dominated every year by the Nordic countries. We head to Denmark to learn the secrets of this happiness epidemic (and to see if we ...