Publisher: Blackstone Audio Inc.; Unabridged edition (May 16, 2007)
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because the blockbuster bestseller Freakonomics tested, economics can clarify everything--from why humans behave the way in which they do to how governments and companies set up themselves. yet are the elemental assumptions and conclusions in Freakonomics precise? Does the unfastened industry often result in unintentional and detrimental effects? on the contrary, says John Lott, who holds a Ph.D. in economics. in truth, says Lott, quite a lot of interesting and weird case stories turn out the straightforward adage that if anything is extra high priced, humans will do much less of it. And, in a refutation of Freakonomics' such a lot debatable thought, Lott exhibits why legalized abortion ends up in relatives breakdown, which results in extra crime.