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Summary of Steven D. Levitt’s Freakonomics by Milkyway Media

Narrated by: Richard Webb
Length: 30 mins
Categories: Non-fiction, Economics
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Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (2005) details the unexpected ways that moral, social, and economic incentives influence social outcomes. Incentives are factors that influence the choices an individual or group makes; a driver is incentivized to keep the speed limit, for example, by the desire to avoid getting a speeding ticket....

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All the key points nicely summarised

An effective, nicely concise summary, but with a lack of rigour in some of the language that contrasts with the subject's focus on accurate interpretations.