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|Steven Levitt Pt. 2|
Thursday, March 4, 2010
Jon Stewart Explaining Control Varibles...
In an interview of Daily Show host Jon Stewart with Chicago economist Steven Levitt years ago on Levitt's book, Freakonomics, when Levitt was trying to explain his finding that the legalized abortion in the late 1970s can explain the dramatic decrease in crime rate in the 1990s, Stewart noticed that Levitt was using the word "control". Then came the interpretation according to Stewart: