Features by Stephen Dubner
Posted In: dubner, freakonomics, elections, polls
The complicated world of election polling.
Posted In: beer, college sports
A small group of popular college football teams are allowing beer sales inside their stadiums, saying the change acknowledges reality and may actually help them control problem drinking.
Posted In: Work, home, employment, Health
Our Freakonomics expert Stephen Dubner says there is evidence that working from home is better for you.
Posted In: Olympics 2012, London Olympics, Olympics
Olympic host cities get a huge windfall of tax revenues and tourist dollars, right? Freakonomics looks at the effect the games really have on a host city.
Posted In: prime minister, politics, Congress
By taking a note from our neighbors in Great Britain. Freakonomics' Stephen Dubner explains why he thinks U.S. Congress should borrow the U.K. tradition of the Prime Minister's Question Time.
Posted In: customer service
Companies that offer higher wages for employees and more money for training turn out to be more profitable.
Posted In: NBA, LeBron James
It turns out NBA players like LeBron James don't actually need the eyeglasses to see.
Posted In: Retirement
Freakonomics Radio explores the hidden side of early retirement.
Posted In: carbon footprint, flowers
As Mother's Day approaches, it's time to consider the hidden side of fresh flowers, and the carbon footprint they leave behind.
Posted In: corporate responsibility
Freakonomics Radio takes a look at whether having a high level of corporate social responsibility is good for business in the long run.