Freakonomics Goes to College, Part 2: Full Transcript

...second is the uncertainty involved in whether the kid will actually successfully complete the degree. It’s a pretty risky investment. DUBNER: Hey Bourree, say hello. Bourree LAM: Hi. DUBNER: So,...

Women Are Not Men: Full Transcript

...where women are not so well-represented. Bourree Lam, the editor of Freakonomics.com, has the story. Bourree LAM: Wikipedia is by far the largest encyclopedia in history. It has more than...

Women Are Not Men: Full Transcript

...lost our way to the kitchen. DUBNER: But there’s one online realm where women are not so well-represented. Bourree Lam, the editor of Freakonomics.com, has the story. Bourree LAM: Wikipedia...

Weird Recycling: Full Transcript

...So I’m just going to be with the paw for a little while. AYALA: OK [MUSIC] DUBNER: Our order caused a stir with the Golden Unicorn’s waitstaff. Here’s Bourree Lam,...

The Church of Scionology

...bit. Special thanks to lead producer Suzie Lechtenberg, all the folks we interviewed, and the entire production team, including Collin Campbell, David Herman, Diana Huynh, Bourree Lam, and Chris Neary....

Freakonomics Goes to College, Part 2: A New Freakonomics Radio Podcast

...of the episode: a conversation with recent-ish University of Chicago grad Bourree Lam, editor of this blog and all-around Freakonomics superstar, talking with another recent grad about the hardship of...

Women Are Not Men: A New Freakonomics Radio Podcast

...how meaningful they are. The first story you’ll hear is about the gender gap among editors of the world’s biggest encyclopedia. Bourree Lam (the editor of this blog) looks at...

Thanks for the Stitcher Award!

...thanks especially to our amazing production team: Suzie Lechtenberg, Katherine Wells, David Herman, Bourree Lam, Collin Campbell, and Chris Bannon. Congrats also to all the other winners. It is amazing...

New Freakonomics Radio Podcast: “The Suicide Paradox”

...the many people who helped produce this episode, particularly Suzie Lechtenberg and Bourree Lam, as well as the many wise and kind people who did interviews. Although I’ve never been...

Is Wikipedia Ghettoizing Female Writers?

...recent “Women Are Not Men” podcast, reported by Bourree Lam, about the relative scarcity of female editors on Wikipedia — and this followup post about females posing as males online...