Friday, May 16, 2014

'Freakonomics' Author Steven Levitt Explains How Anyone Can 'Think Like A Freak'

A discussion about Levitt and Dubner’s latest book, Think Like a Freak

BUSINESS INSIDER: What does it mean to "think like a freak?" 
STEVEN LEVITT: It means putting away your moral compass and not worrying about what the answer "should" be, but focusing on what the answer really is. It means thinking hard about causality. It means going beyond the obvious to consider all the possibilities — but still being willing to accept the obvious.