Freakonomics co-author Stephen J. Dubner uncovers the hidden side of everything. Why is it safer to fly in an airplane than drive a car? How do we decide whom to marry? Why is the media so full of bad news? Also: things you never knew you wanted to know about wolves, bananas, pollution, search engines, and the quirks of human behavior. Join the Freakonomics Radio Plus membership program for weekly member-only episodes of Freakonomics Radio. You’ll also get every show in our network without ads. To sign up, visit our show page on Apple Podcasts or go to


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116. Women Are Not Men 2013-02-24
115. The Downside of More Miles Per Gallon 2013-02-20
114. How to Think About Guns 2013-02-13
113. Sure, I Remember That 2013-02-06
112. Would You Let a Coin Toss Decide Your Future? 2013-01-30
111. Introducing “Freakonomics Experiments” 2013-01-23
110. Who Owns the Words That Come Out of Your Mouth? 2013-01-16
109. How to Live Longer 2013-01-09
108. How Did “Freakonomics” Get Its Name? … and Other FREAK-quently Asked Questions 2013-01-02
107. How Much Does a Good Boss Really Matter? 2012-12-26
106. The House of Dreams 2012-12-19
105. Have a Very Homo Economicus Christmas 2012-12-12
104. The Things They Taught Me 2012-12-05
103. Free-conomics 2012-11-28
102. I Consult, Therefore I Am 2012-11-21
101. Mass Transit Hysteria 2012-11-14
100. Our 100th Episode! 2012-11-05
99. How to Maximize Your Halloween Candy Haul 2012-10-31
98. We the Sheeple 2012-10-24
97. Lying to Ourselves 2012-10-17

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