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20 апреля, 20:28

Why is Bad Environmentalism Such an Easy Sell?

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Season 6, Episode 33 We already know it’s not easy being green. But Stephen J. Dubner wants to know, “What about selling green?” It turns out that’s pretty easy. Plus: researchers are trying to figure out why we get bored and what it means for the economy. To find out more, check out the podcasts from which this hour was […] The post Why is Bad Environmentalism Such an Easy Sell? appeared first on Freakonomics.

20 апреля, 06:00

Earth 2.0: Is Income Inequality Inevitable?

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In pursuit of a more perfect economy, we discuss the future of work; the toxic remnants of colonization; and whether giving everyone a basic income would be genius — or maybe the worst idea ever. The post Earth 2.0: Is Income Inequality Inevitable? appeared first on Freakonomics.

17 апреля, 03:00

Wannabes: TMSIDK Episode 15

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Tim Harford, Carla Hayden and Rahmein Mostafavi are panelists. The "Undercover Economist," the Librarian of Congress and the comedian join TMSIDK in Washington, D.C. — the city that wants to be a state — to learn about wannabes, from international spies to new human organs. Femi Oke is fact-checker. The post Wannabes: TMSIDK Episode 15 appeared first on Freakonomics.

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14 апреля, 00:02

Why Does Everyone Hate Flying? And Other Questions Only a Pilot Can Answer

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Season 6, Episode 32 This week on Freakonomics Radio: Stephen J. Dubner talks to an airline pilot about what really happens up in the air. Just don’t get him started on pilot-less planes — or whether the autopilot is actually doing the flying. Plus: why parking is hell. To find out more, check out the podcasts from […] The post Why Does Everyone Hate Flying? And Other Questions Only a Pilot Can Answer appeared first on Freakonomics.

13 апреля, 06:00

Earth 2.0: What Would Our Economy Look Like?

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If we could reboot the planet and create new systems and institutions from scratch, would they be any better than what we’ve blundered our way into through trial and error? This is the first of a series of episodes that we’ll release over several months. Today we start with — what else? — economics. You’ll hear from Nobel laureate Angus Deaton, the poverty-fighting superhero Jeff Sachs; and many others. The post Earth 2.0: What Would Our Economy Look Like? appeared first on Freakonomics.

10 апреля, 03:00

Oh, My God: TMSIDK Episode 14

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John Fugelsang, Tami Sagher and Aman Ali are panelists. Who better to help us talk through religion than these three comedians? We look into unholy fruit, religion in banking and the politics of reincarnation. A.J. Jacobs is fact-checker. The post Oh, My God: TMSIDK Episode 14 appeared first on Freakonomics.

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06 апреля, 22:36

The Upside of Quitting

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Season 6, Hour 31 This week on Freakonomics Radio: do you know this bromide? “A winner never quits, and a quitter never wins.” To which Stephen J. Dubner says, “Are you sure?” Sometimes quitting is strategic, and sometimes it can be your best possible plan. To find out more, check out the podcast from which this hour […] The post The Upside of Quitting appeared first on Freakonomics.

06 апреля, 06:00

Could Solving This One Problem Solve All the Others?

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The biggest problem with humanity is humans themselves. Too often, we make choices — what we eat, how we spend our money and time — that undermine our well-being. An all-star team of academic researchers thinks it has the solution: perfecting the science of behavior change. Will it work? The post Could Solving This One Problem Solve All the Others? appeared first on Freakonomics.

03 апреля, 03:00

Money Money Money: TMSIDK Episode 13

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Brian Koppelman, Cheryl Dorsey and Hari Kondabolu are panelists. The TV/movie producer, the social entrepreneur and the comedian/podcast host follow the money, from the Brooklyn Bridge to Ethiopia. A.J. Jacobs is fact-checker. The post Money Money Money: TMSIDK Episode 13 appeared first on Freakonomics.

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31 марта, 00:04

Outsiders by Design

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Season 6, Episode 30 On this week’s episode of Freakonomics Radio: What does it mean to pursue something that everyone else thinks is nuts? And what does it take to succeed? Plus, Stephen J. Dubner asks, “What do medieval nuns and Bo Jackson have in common?” To find out more, check out the podcasts from which this […] The post Outsiders by Design appeared first on Freakonomics.

30 марта, 06:00

Big Returns from Thinking Small

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By day, two leaders of Britain’s famous Nudge Unit use behavioral tricks to make better government policy. By night, they repurpose those tricks to improve their personal lives. They want to help you do the same. The post Big Returns from Thinking Small appeared first on Freakonomics.

27 марта, 03:00

Stupid Stuff: TMSIDK Episode 12

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This episode of Tell Me Something I Don't Know is all about "Stupid Stuff" — things that seem stupid but aren't and things don't but are. The post Stupid Stuff: TMSIDK Episode 12 appeared first on Freakonomics.