Book Review: 'Super Freakonomics' -- a lesson in incentives


For anyone who thinks economics is boring, the authors of Super Freakonomicsturn that idea on its head.

With tales of how people respond to incentives, and digging up various statistics to highlight points you've probably never thought of before, the follow-up book to Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner again shows how economics touches our daily lives.