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The Resource Freakonomics : a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything, Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

Freakonomics : a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything, Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

Label
Freakonomics : a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything
Title
Freakonomics
Title remainder
a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything
Statement of responsibility
Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The authors focus on the economics of real-world issues that most people view as insignificant such as how much did the Roe v. Wade decision impact violent crime, and examines hidden incentives behind all sorts of human behavior
Summary
The author offers his view of how the economy really works, examining issues from cheating and crime to sports and child-rearing, offering a very different view on what drives the economy
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Book Sense Book of the Year Nonfiction, 2006.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2005
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154164
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Pub Weekly
  • Publisher's Weekly
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Levitt, Steven D
Dewey number
330
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
HB74.P8
LC item number
L479 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Dubner, Stephen J
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True
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  • Economics
  • Economics
  • Economics
  • Economics
Target audience
adult
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a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything
Label
Freakonomics : a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything, Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
21407613
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 242 p.
Isbn
9780060731328
Lccn
2004065478
System control number
  • (rplri)25447
  • (IMchF)fol09534050
Label
Freakonomics : a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything, Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
21407613
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 242 p.
Isbn
9780060731328
Lccn
2004065478
System control number
  • (rplri)25447
  • (IMchF)fol09534050

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