Freakonomics
A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
(Paperback)

4 products added to cart in last 30 minutes
MRP: ₹350.00 | Saved: ₹150 (43%) ₹200.00 @ Amazon
✅ Lowest price available on Amazon
✅ Usually dispatched within 24 hours
✅ Total 33 new items found
✅ Eligible for Prime
✅ Eligible for Super Saver Shipping

Other considerable option:

MRP: ₹350.00 | Saved: ₹150 (42%)
₹200.00 @ Flipkart
✅ In Stock - Available for quick dispatch
✅ Cash on Delivery available

Related Categories

An economist with an eye for wit and almost everything else gives his opinion on various things: resulting in Freakonomics, a book on getting what you want. Summary of the Book Following public demands after Steven D. Levitt's first foray into the economics of everything, Stephen J. Dubner revisits Levitt's theories on life, crime, wisdom and everything else under the sun. Levitt's studies link the questions which put drug lords in their mother's houses, how good parenting doesn't really influence education and how the Ku Klux Klan and real-estate agents are similar. About the Authors Steven D. Levitt is an American economist. He is best known for his views on the relationship between legalized abortion and the drop in crime rates. Levitt received his PhD. in economics from MIT. He is currently the William D. Ogden Distinguished Service Professor and the Director of The Becker Center on Price Theory at the University of Chicago. Stephen J. Dubner is an American journalist. Levitt and Dubner have also co-written SuperFreakonomics.

The book, 'Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything’ is an interesting book that combines the theories of economics with everyday issues and topics and presents a series of fascinating exercises that are engaging. Written by Stephen J. Dubner and Steven Levitt, this book provides a unique take of various things that we face every day. It has been published by William Morrow publications in the year 2013. This book became popular thanks to its unique narration style that presented the complex economic concepts using conventional humour and everyday wisdom.

This book is written in the format of essays that cover economic issues and dissect how they are connected with everyday life. There are total 6 essays in the book. The first chapter deals with the issue of cheating and uses the example of sumo wrestlers. The second chapter deals with real estate agents and their practice of information control. The third chapter is about drug dealing which has been explained in an unconventional manner. It talks about the life and earnings of cocaine dealers and the low wages that they earn. The fourth chapter deals with the topic of abortion and talks about how abortions have helped in reducing crime rates. The fifth chapter is about parenting and education. The sixth chapter sheds light on the issue of naming children and the socioeconomic patterns related to it. The book uses interesting methodologies to put forward its teachings and often takes unconventional stands.

About the author

Steven Levitt is a famous economist who is popular for his work on crime and abortion. He was included in the Time magazine's list of '100 People Who Shape Our World' in 2006. He was also with the John Bates Clark Medal, which is offered by the American Economic Association for being the most promising U.S. economist under the age of 40. Stephen J. Dubner is a popular journalist and is well known for his work on pop-economics books. He completed his education from the Appalachian State University and Columbia University. He was one of the short-listed candidates for the Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award.

The book, 'Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything’’ is a very interesting read for anyone who wants to know about the complex principles of economics. This book is easily available online for convenient shopping.

You can bag this book from Amazon.in today by following a few easy steps.

AuthorSteven D. Levitt
BindingPaperback
EAN9780062312679
Editionnew
ISBN0062312677
Height197 mm
Length394 mm
Width394 mm
Weight62 g
LanguageEnglish
Language TypePublished
Package Quantity8
Product GroupBook
Publication Date2013
PublisherWilliam Morrow
StudioWilliam Morrow
Sales Rank608
Legal DisclaimerFresh Copy, Brand New, Unused, Mostly Dispatched same Day, Customer Satisfaction Guarantee

Bestsellers Books in Economics

New Released Books in Economics

Trending Products at this Moment

General information about Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
  • The author associated with Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is Steven D. Levitt.
  • The EAN for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is 9780062312679.
  • The edition for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is new.
  • The ISBN for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is 0062312677.
  • The height for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is 197 mm.
  • The length for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is 394 mm.
  • The width for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is 394 mm.
  • The weight for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is 62 g.
  • The language for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is English.
  • The legal disclaimer for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is Fresh Copy, Brand New, Unused, Mostly Dispatched same Day, Customer Satisfaction Guarantee.
  • The binding of Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is Paperback.
  • The quantity for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything in a package is 8.
  • Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is grouped in Book group of products.
  • The publication date for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is 2013.
  • The publisher for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is William Morrow.
  • The producer for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is William Morrow.
  • The sales rank for Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is 608.