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Do You Really Want to Know Your Future? A New Freakonomics Radio Podcast - Freakonomics

(Photo: Micah Baldwin)<p>Our latest podcast is called “Do You Really Want to Know Your Future?” (You can download/subscribe at iTunes, get the RSS feed, …

Egg Donors Fight the Oocyte Cartel

(Photo: Stéphane Moussie)<p><b>Alex Tabarrok</b> explores the world of egg donation, which is heavily regulated by the Society for Assisted Reproductive …

Another Explanation for Sex Selection in China?

In a podcast called “Misadventures in Baby-Making,” we explored China’s one-child policy as a cause of sex-selective abortion and, therefore, skewed …

Gay Rights in Russia? Nyet

(Photo: Peter Gray)<p>Gay marriage and gay rights have dominated much of the U.S. news over the past week. In Russia, meanwhile, from the Associated …

The Economics of Higher Education, Part 1: Science Is Hard

(Photo: Martin Lopatka)<p>If you are the sort of person who worries that the U.S. is not producing enough college graduates with science degrees, it’s …

Telecom mergers big biz in D.C.

Sorry Wall Street, Washington’s ground zero for the big-money world of telecom deals.<p>A string of the most important telecom providers have spent big inside the Beltway recently to get their deals done — or even mess with the competition.<p>DISH Network is the most recent example. It went so far as to …