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Review: Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics #1)

User Review  - Humzah Yazdani - Goodreads

The book is not as exciting as the hype is created about it. The first few chapters are really exciting but the last couple of chapters on parenting are superfluous and I felt were just to increase ... Read full review

Review: Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics #1)

User Review  - Camila - Goodreads

This was a book i had picked up for leisure, and thoroughly enjoyed as sstated the hidden side of everything. As i appproached each chapter, it gave me a pause to think about what the author was ... Read full review

Review: Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics #1)

User Review  - Nicole - Goodreads

In Freakonomics, Steven Levitt uses (apparently*) unorthodox methods to produce seemingly offbeat explanations challenging conventional 'wisdom' and (uninformed) accepted practice about our social ... Read full review

Review: Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics #1)

User Review  - Scott - Goodreads

I like reading books that explain the world. Books that explain society and human nature. So naturally, I had to pick up this national bestseller and learn what the authors seem to describe as ... Read full review

Review: Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics #1)

User Review  - Amy Beall - Goodreads

I wish I had read this years ago! Great read with alternate views of cause-and-effect. It changed the way I look at the world and now I approach new problems with a more critical look at chains of events. Read full review

Review: Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics #1)

User Review  - Erik - Goodreads

Not really a book about economics. Partly about puncturing some conventional wisdom, partly about making us realize that we are lazy in the way we think, relying too often on anecdote and not enough on analysis. Read full review

Review: Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics #1)

User Review  - Tiffany - Goodreads

This is a very fascinating book, which I highly recommend to everyone. Essentially, the authors use economic principles and ideas to analyze several very interesting questions, such as why drug ... Read full review

Review: Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics #1)

User Review  - Henry Acosta - Goodreads

Surprisingly interesting. Wasn't expecting to enjoy it. Read full review

Review: Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics #1)

User Review  - Mei Yue - Goodreads

The view in the book seems to be critical to have a brand new concept for my life because I have never thought that data means so much in diverting our fate. It seems everything is controlled by datat ... Read full review

Review: Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics #1)

User Review  - Sammy Tiranno - Goodreads

I heard some poor reviews prior to reading this book, but I personally enjoyed it. It explores the difference between correlation and causality while comparing some interesting and seemingly ... Read full review


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