Does waiting in line make you a better person or should you be allowed to pay your way to the front? (Photo: Caiaimage/Martin Barraud)
Season 8, Episode 15
This week on Freakonomics Radio:
Standing in line represents a particularly sloppy — and frustrating — way for supply and demand to meet. Why haven’t we found a better way to get what we want? Is it possible that we secretly enjoy waiting in line? And might it even be (gulp) good for us?