Jeremy Siegel on Bear Stearns, Rate Cuts and the Looming Threat of Inflation
The ongoing credit crisis in U.S. financial markets has claimed a huge and high-profile victim: Bear Stearns. After being slammed by what amounted to a run on the bank during the week of March 10, the Wall Street investment bank and securities brokerage firm agreed to be acquired -- for $2 a share -- by JP Morgan Chase over the weekend in a deal overseen by Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke and Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson. The Federal Reserve lowered interest rates the same day -- and d
Learn how to Write an Essay - Thesis and Research
Different types of essays explains and how to state what the writer is going to do as a thesis statement. This is part of a series. This video moves rapidly and so students have a list of the information as they won't be able to take notes due to the speed. Consider reviewing all the videos in the series on the bottom of the opening page.
Doing business in Moscow
Do not fear the vodka bottle
U.S aircraft carrier in S. Korea
The U.S.S. Carl Vinson calls in at Busan port while small protests greet a vist to South Korea by Japan's defence minister.
How to Calculate Area of a Circle
How to Calculate Area of a Circle. Part of the series: Construction Math for Building Materials. Learn how to calculate area of a circle. Jon holds a Bachelors of Science in Education and Human Sciences degree, with an endorsement in Industrial Technology Education from the University of Nebraska in Lincoln.
Intel delivers stellar results
Intel reported impressive earnings, defying fears about the chipmakers minor role in the booming smartphone and tablet market.
Wintry weather could chill economy
Bad weather is creating a stormy environment for a lot of different American businesses this winter.
Ivory Coast unrest risks cocoa trade
Fears are growing that violence in the Ivory Coast could affect the world's top cocoa producer's production
How to Write in Response to Reading
When writing in response to reading, talk about the book first and have the students write down questions for discussion. Build critical thinking skills through writing in response to reading with advice from a school teacher. (1:10)
Pocoyo - El Gran Tobogan - The Big Scary Slide
This simple, cartoon animated children's show will help hone your Spanish skills as you listen to native speech from both adults and children in Spanish. (7:05)
Defining Context Clues from 'Twilight'
Study using Stephenie Meyer's Twilight: Brian Leaf shows you the key to improving your vocabulary skills with Defining Twilight - Vocabulary Workbook for Unlocking the SAT, ACT, GED, and SSAT (Wiley). This book is recommended for high school students (3:29).
How to Teach Handwriting
Handwriting requires fine motor skills, and should be taught to kids between the ages of three and a half and five. Prepare children for handwriting with other fine motor skills by following tips from a writing instructor and former classroom teacher in this free video on writing lessons and teaching strategies. (3:03)
Die Nadel im Heuhaufen
Radiotechnologie und Mathematik ...(i:summary)
Platonism in Mathematics and Physics
Prof. Dr. E. Brian Davies (King's College, London)
Comment des lieux peuvent-ils être poétiques ? Débat
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Europe toughens bank tests
European finance ministers agree to more stringent stress tests on banks, but no decision on changes on rescue fund.
China trims 2011 lending 10 pct-rpt
China cuts the bank lending target for 2011 by 10 percent, the official Securities Journal reported.
Orthopaedic Injuries in Times of War and Disaster
It is in times of war and natural disaster where the many ground breaking advancements in Orthopaedic Surgery have first emerged and are put to a true test due to the severity of injuries and limitations of applying available technologies with finite resources in remote areas. Treatment of injuries to servicemen and women from the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts and the recent experience of disaster relief in Haiti have provided major challenges to the Orthopaedic specialty. Dr. Cliff Jones, Clin
Leadership and Management- Academic Development Group as a resource
Ian Woodruff and Rod McCrohan presentation on The 1:1:1 Delivery model as trialled in the Leadership and Management program BUSM 3120. Date:15.12.2010
From Field to Table -- WSU, SBDC help Local Company Take on Growing Hummus Market
Watching locally-grown chickpeas get shipped to the Midwest and East coast and come back to the grocery shelf as hummus provided Washington State University graduate Heath Barnes (Agriculture '00) the inspiration to explore the idea of producing hummus in Washington state. With that idea in mind, Barnes and business partner Tish Ghigleri developed several hummus recipes that were well-received by family and friends, but with limited resources and no manufacturing experience, they were uncertai