When to Rob a Bank
Monday, June 15, 2015
In celebration of the 10th anniversary of Freakonomics comes a curated collection from the most readable economics blog in the universe. When Freakonomics was first published, its authors, Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner, started a blog — and they’ve kept it up. The writing is more casual, more personal, even more outlandish than in their books. Author Stephen J Dubner joins us live today to answer such burning questions as: Why don’t flight attendants get tipped? Would paying politicians more attract better politicians? And why does KFC always run out of fried chicken?