Superfreakonomics

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Superfreakonomics

A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything

By Steven D. Levitt; Stephen J. Dubner

Harper Perennial, Paperback, 9780060889586, 297pp.

Publication Date: May 24, 2011

Description
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.


About the Author
STEVEN LEVITT is a Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago and an editor of The Journal of Political Economy. In January 2004 the American Economic Association awarded him the John Bates Clark medal, a prize honouring the economist under 40 who made the greatest contribution to the discipline.

Stephen J. Dubner is an award-winning author, journalist, and radio and TV personality. He quit his first career as an almost rock star to become a writer. He has since taught English at Columbia, worked for The New York Times, and published three non-Freakonomics books.