Tuesday, August 21, 2007

More on the Short-Knickered Wall of Sound Guys and Economics

by Ken Houghton

Turns out yesterday's "study" of that band was a paper done for a giggle.

John Whitehead (at the link above) quotes "the obvious response"("This is not much dumber than Levitt’s research.") but is careful to note that "the Freakonomics stuff is a serious study of behavior and incentives."

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