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technique
used in Freakonomics

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Definition
a way of doing something
  • For parents—and parenting experts—who are obsessed with child-rearing technique, this may be sobering news.
    p. 178.0
  • A wrestler with ten or more victories probably wouldn't throw a match either, since he has his own strong incentive to win: the 8100,000 prize for overall tournament champion and a series of $20,000 prizes for the "outstanding technique" award, "fighting spirit" award, and others.
    p. 39.9
  • It is a powerful—if limited—tool that uses statistical techniques to identify otherwise elusive correlations.
    p. 163.4
  • The reality is that technique looks to be highly overrated.
    p. 178.0

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