Central Banks Can Increase the Money Supply, Even If Banks Do Not Lend In today's fiat-money world, money is mostly produced through bank lending. Whenever a commercial bank provides credit to, say, consumers, firms, and government entities, it issues new money, thereby increasing the economy's money stock. Economists from the Austrian School of economics call this kind of money pro
I. The Relation between Bank Credit and Money Growth
In today's fiat-money world, money is mostly produced through bank lending. Whenever a commercial bank provides credit to, say, consumers, firms, and government entities, it issues new money, thereby increasing the economy's money stock.
Economists from the Austrian School of economics call this kind of money pro
Loopspelletjes Verschillende loopspelletjes om de conditie, uithouding en reactiesnelheid te verbeteren.
Verschillende loopspelletjes om de conditie, uithouding en reactiesnelheid te verbeteren.
Why do we do proofs?
The aim of this session is to motivate students to understand why we might want to do proofs, why proofs are important, and how they can help us. In particular, the student will learn the following: proofs can help you to really see WHY a result is true; problems that are easy to state can be hard to solve (Fermat's Last Theorem); sometimes statements which appear to be intuitively obvious may turn out to be false (the Hospitals paradox); the answer to a question will often depend crucially on t
Understanding contemporary society
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. This module introduces students to a range of approaches in social analysis. Through introductions to key concepts, theorists and research studies in the disciplines of sociology, cultural studies and social policy, students will be equipped with the skills necessary for more advanced study of contemporary society. Two routes to reading this module's contents are offered. Those who prefer to read on screen can na
This online exhibition features a small selection of material held by Manuscripts and Special Collections at the University of Nottingham relating to sport. It includes photographs of University sports teams and items relating to the wider history of team sports and individual exercise through the centuries.
Politics in 60 seconds. The Labour Party
Professor Steven Fielding defines a polical concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focuses on the labour party. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out takes. May 2010 Suitable for Undergraduate study and community education Professor Steven Fielding, School of Politics and International Relations Professor Steven Fielding is Professor of Political History and Director of the Centre for British Politics: CBP at The University of Notti
Sesame Street--Have You Ever Been to the Farm?
In this classic Sesame Street video, kids visit a farm, watch, and play with the animals and ride on a tractor...all while a great folksy song is sung. Students will meet roosters, rabbits, pigs, cats, and chickens. This is a good resource for the early childhood classroom to use in conjunction with a lesson/unit on farms and after reading non-fiction texts on this topic. (1:23)
Hawaii interns XAPfest 2011 This summer Microsoft interns were asked to create an application for Windows Phones that integrated the Hawaii services. What they came up with will astound you! Take a look at the entire competition here including the awards ceremony and Q&A period with our esteemed panel of judges.
This summer Microsoft interns were asked to create an application for Windows Phones that integrated the Hawaii services. What they came up with will astound you! Take a look at the entire competition here including the awards ceremony and Q&A period with our esteemed panel of judges.
CAV 2011 – Les droits des patients
Titre : CAV 2011 – Les droits des patients
Auteurs : Aline HENRY (médecin du centre anticancéreux de Nancy)
Dr Aline HENRY : droit au refus des soins, droit d’accéder aux informations, dossier médical, recherche biomédicale, dons d’organes
Titre : CAV 2011 – Les droits des patients
The press we deserve: highlights
Hours before Scotland Yard drops its bid for The Guardian to divulge sources in the phone hacking scandal, top editors, politicians and lawyers accuse the police of attacking press freedom in a debate hosted by Sir Harold Evans, Reuters Editor-at-Large.
The Press We Deserve: Editors call for overhaul of self-regulation
In the wake of the phone-hacking scandal, editors admit self-regulation by the press failed and must be fixed, at a debate hosted by Reuters Editor-at-Large, Sir Harold Evans.
The press we deserve: Press and politicans too cozy
A cozy camaraderie between journalists and politicians is corrupting trust in the British press, the former deputy Prime Minister, John Prescott argues at a Thomson Reuters debate hosted by Reuters Editor-at-Large, Sir Harold Evans.
Honeyguide chick kills foster sibling
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/09/chick-kills-foster-siblings.html
Athletics 08 - Running and Relays
This lesson contains a warm-up, cool-down, running activities (running over distance and pair relay) and jumping activities. Children find out more about relays and need to co-operate with a partner to complete the pair relay activity.
Word Problem - GCF
This video walks you through a GCF word problem. The word problem is shown on the screen while an instructor explains her thought process. (03:06)
Pass Over Eastern Asia to Philippine Sea and Guam
This pass begins over Mongolia, looking towards the Pacific Ocean, China, and Japan. As the video progresses, you can see major cities along the coast and the Japanese islands on the Philippine Sea. The island of Guam can be seen further down the pass into the Philippine Sea, and the pass ends just to the east of New Zealand. A lightning storm can be seen as light pulses near the end of the video.
ISS Update - Sept. 22, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Sept. 22, 2011.
Elizabeth Garrett: What Matters to Me and Why
Elizabeth Garrett, USC provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, discussed the topic of "What Matters to Me and Why" on Sept. 7, 2011. In addition to being provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, Garrett is the Francis R. and John J. Duggan Professor at the USC Gould School of Law. As the university's second-ranking officer, she oversees the USC Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences as well as the Keck School of Medicine of USC and 16 other
Lecture 13a: Functional Analysis - Normed spaces and Banach spaces
The first part of the thirteenth class in Dr Joel Feinstein's Functional Analysis module completes the discussion of Normed spaces and Banach spaces. Further module materials are available for download from The University of Nottingham open courseware site: http://unow.nottingham.ac.uk/resources/resource.aspx?hid=bd32d53b-3c12-ac19-176b-d9e112731951 and on iTunes U: http://itunesu.nottingham.ac.uk/albums/64.rss Dr Feinstein's blog may be viewed at: http://explainingmaths.wordpress.com Dr Joel Fe
Michael Williams - Blues Guitar - Berkleemusic Open House
Learn more about Michael's Blues Guitar course at: http://bit.ly/zGAfU7 Berkleemusic hosted an online Open House with instructor Michael Williams, author/instructor of our online Blues Guitar course, on September 8th. Michael Williams is a Professor at Berklee College of Music, and the author and instructor of Berkleemusic's online Blues Guitar course. His free guitar lessons are among the most popular videos on Berkleemusic's YouTube channel, with over three million views and counting!