The study of economic systems can reveal more than just the functioning of economies or business. It can show us a side of human behavior and how we react to opportunities to gain, wittingly or otherwise.
Does your name determine your destiny? Why do people cheat? Why did people think ice-cream was causing polio?
Based on the best-selling book, Freakonomics the movie examines the other side of human behavior with provocative and sometimes hilarious case studies to find out how many of society’s commonly held beliefs about economics, and human behavior are wrong, and why.