The Evolution of Economic Policy on Climate Change
ANU Trevor Swan Distinguished Lectures in Economics The lecture traces the outlines of economic thinking on climate change. Two competing paradigms are reviewed: (1) modelling of greenhouse gases mitigation as a dynamic optimal control problem and (2) the willingness to pay of the present generation to ensure future generations against the potential adverse impacts of climate change. The presentation examines the challenges of the economics of international co-operation, the choice of econo
Deep Mining the Signals Domain
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New AD in Town
Ryan Bamford received an enthusiastic welcome as he joined the UMass Amherst community as the university's new director of athletics. Bamford previously spent four years at Georgia Tech and also enjoyed a successful tenure at Yale.
Trapezoid Shape Song
Everybody knows what a rectangle is ... but what about a trapezoid? The trapezoid in this trapezoid shape song is feeling down about her shape—until she gets help from a friend. (01:27)
Great Decisions 2015 - India Changes Course - Dr. David Lai
Dr. David Lai presents "India Changes Course" as part to the Great Decisions 2015 lecture series, at the AHEC, Carlisle, Pa, March 13.
John Locke and European Philosophy [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Etienne Balibar | Etienne Balibar is Anniversary Chair in Modern European Philosophy at Kingston University and emeritus professor of moral and political philosophy at the University of Paris 10 Nanterre.
FORMATIC Paris 2014 : Suivi post-opératoire en chirurgie ambulatoire : améliorer la ... Titre : FORMATIC Paris 2014 : Suivi post-opératoire en chirurgie ambulatoire : améliorer la communication ville-hôpital
Auteur (s) : Dr Patrick BLANCHET – Clinique Les Cèdres Capio à Toulouse
Conférence enregistrée lors du Colloque TIC SANTE 2014: "10 ans d’innovations en e-santé et e-formation. Dans 10 ans .....quelles perspectives ?" à l’IMM ...
Titre : FORMATIC Paris 2014 : Suivi post-opératoire en chirurgie ambulatoire : améliorer la communication ville-hôpital
Ukraine blast kills 2 during 'peace march' to mark uprising
At least two people are reported killed and up to 15 others are during a blast targeting a peace rally in northeast Ukraine that marked the one-year anniversary of the uprising. Mana Rabiee reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, n
Scriptieprijs 2014-2018 : 100 Jaar Groote Oorlog Het Departement internationaal Vlaanderen en Scriptie vzw lanceren de Scriptieprijs 100 Jaar Groote Oorlog. De prijs wil gedurende vijf jaar bachelor- en masterproeven over WOI in kaart brengen en bekronen.
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Het Departement internationaal Vlaanderen en Scriptie vzw lanceren de Scriptieprijs 100 Jaar Groote Oorlog. De prijs wil gedurende vijf jaar bachelor- en masterproeven over WOI in kaart brengen en bekronen.
11.333 Urban Design Seminar (MIT)
This course is a requirement for completion of the Urban Design Certificate Program. It investigates the complex nature of 'successful' urban design and attempts to identify and evaluate examples of urban design that are at the leading edge of practice, anticipating the future. The seminar will deal with two parallel questions: what are the key trends that will shape the future form and function of cities, and how will these changes affect the role of the urban designer? The first part of the se
First year student experience
This case study reports on enhancing the first year student experience by engaging students in the practise of business through provision of a coherent and relevant set of learning activities
Explaining the Phases of the Moon
This video combines animation and photos of the Moon to explain why the moon's 8 phases occur. A narrator walks the viewer through each phase of the Moon's orbit around Earth. (02:26)
The U of M’s Department of Business Information and Technology Lightning Talks - Dr. Richard Kumi
Dr. Richard Kumi, an instructor of Business Information and Technology at the University of Memphis, spoke about the data implications of wearable devices in a speech at the University of Memphis. http://www.memphis.edu/fcbe/
Pop, Pop, Pop - Beginning Reader
This video is like a beginning reading book. Simple sentences contain 2-5 words consisting of short vowel words, sight words, and repetitive words. The words are shown at the bottom of the screen and are highlighted in purple as they are read. This video focuses on short o words. (1:59)
Retailing in Leeds - Consumer Shopping preferences
Leeds is a major city in the UK and as such is a magnet for shoppers from the surrounding region. Around 1.7 to 1.9 million people are in the catchment area as shoppers in Leeds city centre. Consequently retail is an important business for Leeds. John Temperley Senior Lecturer in Marketing in the Business School and a retail specialist, explains the choices that face consumers and what their preferences are, based on research by students sponsored by Leeds city centre management. The results ar
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Calc Height of Building, Angle Tool
Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the height of a building
Why Foreign Politicians Hate Your Freedom DMC 2014 Bernie's Famous Crawfish Boil (English Version) Why did our ancestors become farmers? No Bullies
Governments don’t like it when neighboring countries offer freedoms not available at home, writes Ryan McMaken. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Allan Davis.
This 30 second public service announcement was used to promote the 2014 Del Mar College Bernie's Famous Crawfish Boil fundraising event. The proceeds from this event are used for Del Mar College student scholarships. The event is sponsored by the Del Mar College Foundation
The Golson Lecture was delivered at ANU by Professor Graeme Barker (Disney Professor of Archaeology and Director of the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, University of Cambridge) on the 21st May, 2014. Jack Golson's excavations at Kuk in New Guinea have been a fundamental contribution to one of the greatest research problems in archaeology: why did our ancestors become farmers? Ten thousand years ago most people on the globe lived by hunting and gathering. Five thousand years ago
DMC 2014 Bernie's Famous Crawfish Boil (English Version)
Why did our ancestors become farmers?