Episode

Freakonomics Radio

Stephen J. Dubner and WNYC Studios

Society & Culture

Chart Positions

Top 200 15
Society & Culture 6

In their books "Freakonomics," "SuperFreakonomics" and "Think Like a Freak", Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner explore "the hidden side of everything," telling stories about cheating schoolteachers and eating champions while teaching us all to think a bit more creatively, rationally, and productively. The Freakonomics Radio podcast, hosted by Dubner, carries on that tradition with weekly episodes. Prepare to be enlightened, engaged, perhaps enraged, and definitely surprised.

Website

Am I Boring You?

October 29th, 2015

Episode 255 of 315 episodes

Researchers are trying to figure out who gets bored - and why - and what it means for ourselves and the economy. But maybe there's an upside to boredom?

Featured Podcast

Listen