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Read & Download Freakonomics A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything à PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Which is dangerous a gun or a swimming pool What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common Why do drug dealers still live with their moms How much do parents really matter What kind of impact did Roe v Wade have on violent crime Freakonomics will literally redefine the way we view the modern worldThese may not sound like typical uestions for an economist to ask But Steven D Levitt is not a typical economist He is a much heralded scholar who studies the stuff and riddles of everyday life from cheating and crime to sports and child rearing and whose conclusions regularly turn the conventional wisdom on its head He usually begins with a mountain of data and a simple unasked uestion Some o. I loved this book though I think the title is a bit misleading It s not really about economics In fact he s showing you what interesting things you can discover when you apply statistical analysis to problems where you wouldn t normally think of using it I use statistical methods a fair amount in my own work so I found it particularly interesting The most startling and thought provoking example is definitely the unexpected reduction in US urban crime that occurred towards the end of the 20th century Crime rates had been rising for decades and people were really worried about what would happen if the trend continued Then suddenly they peaked and started to decline Why There were a bunch of theories all of them superficially plausibleLevitt crunched the numbers to see what proportion of the variance could be ascribed to the different factors This is a completely standard techniue it just hadn t been used here before He came to the conclusion that the single most important factor by far was the ready availability of abortion that started to come in after Roe v Wade Other things like resources for policing and tougher sentencing policies probably helped but not nearly as much I didn t at all get the impression that he had been expecting this result from the start and just wanted to prove his point He processed the data and went where the numbers led him That s how you re supposed to do scienceThe clincher at least as far as I was concerned was the fact that crime statistics peaked at different points in different states the peaks correlating very well with the dates when each state started making abortion available States that brought it in early had correspondingly early peaks in their crime rates It s hard to see how that could happen if Levitt s explanation weren t correctI am surprised that there hasn t been discussion of Levitt s findings in the political world Maybe it s just regarded as too hot to handle But if Levitt is right and at the moment I would say it s up to his critics to explain why he isn t then pro life campaigners would seem be heading in a very unfortunate direction Little Bit Big Byte A Day at the Beach their moms How much do parents really matter What kind of impact did Roe v Wade have on violent crime Freakonomics will literally redefine Confessions of a Litigation God Legal Affairs #2 the way we view The Throne of Zeus Choose Your Own Adventure #40 the modern worldThese may not sound like Dog Whisperer The Essential Guide to Understanding and Raising a Happy Dog typical uestions for an economist Deadly Heat to ask But Steven D Levitt is not a Dialectic of the Flesh typical economist He is a much heralded scholar who studies South and West the stuff and riddles of everyday life from cheating and crime Demon in My View to sports and child rearing and whose conclusions regularly The Tattoorialist turn The Tattoorialist the conventional wisdom on its head He usually begins with a mountain of data and a simple unasked uestion Some o. 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  • Hardcover
  • 320
  • Freakonomics A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
  • Steven D. Levitt
  • English
  • 13 March 2020
  • 9780061234002