DiscoverFreakonomics Radio558. The Facts Are In: Two Parents Are Better Than One
558. The Facts Are In: Two Parents Are Better Than One

558. The Facts Are In: Two Parents Are Better Than One

Update: 2023-09-2114
Share

Description

In her new book The Two-Parent Privilege, the economist Melissa Kearney says it’s time for liberals to face the facts: U.S. marriage rates have plummeted but the babies keep coming, and the U.S. now leads the world in single-parent households. Plus: our friends at Atlas Obscura explore just how many parents a kid can have.

Comments 
00:00
00:00
x

0.5x

0.8x

1.0x

1.25x

1.5x

2.0x

3.0x

Sleep Timer

Off

End of Episode

5 Minutes

10 Minutes

15 Minutes

30 Minutes

45 Minutes

60 Minutes

120 Minutes

558. The Facts Are In: Two Parents Are Better Than One

558. The Facts Are In: Two Parents Are Better Than One

Freakonomics Radio + Stitcher