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I Think I Know What Justin Wolfers Is Doing Today

News reports yesterday say the FBI is investigating an NBA referee who allegedly bet on games that he was calling.

This is a perfect problem for an economist to answer with data, and the obvious man for the job is Justin Wolfers, who has written papers on NBA referees and on point shaving in basketball!

Message to Justin: Freakonomics blog readers expect to be the first to know when you’ve analyzed the data.