Stephen Dubner

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Who Owns the Words That Come Out of Your Mouth?

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

From this week's Freakonomics: "I used 3,872 words of Winston Churchill’s in the book. And that cost me £950, which is roughly 40 cents a word."

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How to Live Longer

Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Why do Hall of Fame inductees, Oscar winners, and Nobel laureates outlive their peers?

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How Did “Freakonomics” Get Its Name? … and Other FREAK-quently Asked Questions

Wednesday, January 02, 2013

Levitt and Dubner answer your questions about driving, sneezing, and ladies’ nights. Plus a remembrance of Levitt’s sister Linda.

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The House of Dreams

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Dubner's childhood home goes from sacred to profane -- and then back again.

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The Things They Taught Me

Wednesday, December 05, 2012

College, at its best, is about learning to think. Stephen Dubner chats up three of his former professors who made the magic happen.


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I Consult, Therefore I Am

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

There are enough management consultants these days to form a small nation. But what do they actually do? And does it work?

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