Economists discover how drug gangs actually function

by 1389 on April 24, 2013

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Steven Levitt: The freakonomics of McDonalds vs. drugs

Uploaded on Jan 16, 2007 by TEDtalksDirector Freakonomics author Steven Levitt presents new data on the finances of drug dealing. Contrary to popular myth, he says, being a street-corner crack dealer isnt lucrative: It pays below minimum wage. And your boss can kill you.

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Every way you look at it, selling drugs for a gang is a rotten career choice.

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