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The Resource Freakonomics, ABC News Productions ; producer, Jeffrey L. Diamond, (videorecording)

Freakonomics, ABC News Productions ; producer, Jeffrey L. Diamond, (videorecording)

Label
Freakonomics
Title
Freakonomics
Statement of responsibility
ABC News Productions ; producer, Jeffrey L. Diamond
Title variation
Freakonomics with Levitt and Dubner
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How do people get what they want? The most primal aim of economics is to find answers to that blunt but telling question—something at which Steven D. Levitt has proved particularly adept. In this ABC News program, Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner, coauthors of the best-selling book Freakonomics, reason out points of convergence between beauty pageant contestants and crack dealers, abortion and prison, children’s car seats and DVD players, consumers and tamarin monkeys, and black straight-A students and Hollywood celebrities. Whether a person is likely to give more to a charity if the person collecting for it is attractive is also considered
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Cataloging source
COR
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
20/20 (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Michael Mongulla
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Co-authors: Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner ; interviewer, John Stossel
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Diamond, Jeffrey L
  • Levitt, Steven D
  • Dubner, Stephen J
  • Stossel, John
  • ABC News Productions
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Runtime
40
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  • Levitt, Steven D
  • Dubner, Stephen J
  • Economics
  • Economics
Technique
live action
Label
Freakonomics, ABC News Productions ; producer, Jeffrey L. Diamond, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • THIS DISK WAS RECORDED WITH THE DVD-R FORMAT AND MAY NOT PLAY ON ALL MACHINES
  • Originally broadcast on the television program 20/20 on April 14, 2006
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
166269588
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (40 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
37391
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)166269588
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Freakonomics, ABC News Productions ; producer, Jeffrey L. Diamond, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • THIS DISK WAS RECORDED WITH THE DVD-R FORMAT AND MAY NOT PLAY ON ALL MACHINES
  • Originally broadcast on the television program 20/20 on April 14, 2006
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
166269588
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (40 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
37391
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)166269588
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD

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