Our latest Freakonomics broadcast episode is named sex that is“Making Pay — and Pay and Pay and Pay.” (it is possible to contribute to the podcast at iTunes or somewhere else, obtain the rss, or pay attention through the news player above. You may read the transcript, including credits for the songs you’ll notice in the episode.)
The gist for this episode: Sure, sex crimes are horrific, as well as the perpetrators deserve to be penalized harshly. But culture keeps costs that are exacting out-of-pocket and otherwise — long after the jail phrase happens to be served.
This episode ended up being prompted (as numerous of our most useful episodes are) by an email from the podcast listener. Their title is Jake Swartz:
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