Super Freakonomics : global cooling, patriotic prostitutes, and why suicide bombers should buy life insurance / Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner.
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- ISBN: 9780060889579 (hb.)
- Physical Description: xvii, 270 pages ; 24cm
- Publisher: New York : William Morrow, 2009.
|General Note:|| Freakonomics, followed by, Super Freakonomics.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages -256) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| How is a street prostitute like a department-store Santa? -- Why should suicide bombers buy life insurance? -- Unbelievable stories about apathy and altruism -- The fix is in : and it's cheap and simple -- What do Al Gore and Mount Pinatubo have in common? -- Epilogue : monkeys are people too.
|Summary, etc.:|| In a follow-up to "Freakonomics," the authors offer a new analysis of how the economy really works.
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|Subject:||Economics > Psychological aspects.
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