About the Program
University of Chicago Economics professor and New York Times Magazine writer team up again to draw comparisons and find similarities between seemingly disparate cultural situations. They are interviewed by Washington Post blogger Ezra Klein.
Steven Levitt teaches economics at the University of Chicago and was recently awarded the John Bates Clark Medal, awarded every two years to the best American economist under forty.
New York Times Magazine writer and author of "Turbulent Souls (Choosing My Religion)", "Confessions of a Hero-Worshiper" and the children's book "The Boy with the Two Belly Buttons."