Module 5: Selecting Payment Methods
Select appropriate methods, terms, and currency of payment to agents, sales representatives, distributors, suppliers, and international joint ventures. MSU Global has teamed with experts in the international finance field to create resources to help increase international skills in the business community. These materials address the need of the international trade practitioner for knowledge and information that is specific to trade finance by providing a means for educators and business practit
QM Eigenstate Superposition Demo Model
The EJS QM Eigenstate Superposition Demo model displays the time dependence of a variety of superpositions of energy eigenfunctions for the infinite square well and harmonic oscillator potentials. One of the eleven pre-set superpositions can be selected via a drop-down menu with the resulting wave function shown in phase-as-color representation. A table of the expansion coefficients is shown and can be edited. The width of the infinite square well potential can be changed via a slider.
Corporate Finance for Health Care Administrators, Fall 2008
HMP 607 is the third in a three-course sequence intended to impart to generalist administrators the knowledge of finance and accounting necessary to manage health care organizations. The first course, HMP 608, covers financial accounting. The second course, HMP 606, focuses on managerial accounting topics. This third course concentrates on corporate finance topics. It aims to impart an understanding of how finance theory and practice can inform the decision-making of the health care firm. A
Professor Sir Michael Marmot in conversation with ANU academics
The economic, social and environmental determinants of human development and health equity. Three internationally renowned speakers discuss how environmental, political, economic and cultural characteristics of societies shape conditions in which people live, work and age. Inequities in these factors play a major role in producing health inequities in Australia, across the Asia Pacific region and globally. If set up well, economic development, trade, working conditions, urbanisation and healt
Staff profiles: Jeff Daniels
Jeff Daniels talks about his position as information technologist with Academic Technology Services. To read more, go to http://news.msu.edu/story/9184
"When You Subtract with a Pirate"- Single-Digit Subtraction
This computer-animated video features a narrator reading story problems about pirates which require single-digit subtraction to solve. Each problem is shown along with illustrations to help students visualize the problem. ( 4:34)
Bufo arenarum embryos
Stage of muscular response, about 96 hrs. post fertilization.
A special report on pensions
People in rich countries are living longer. Without big reforms they will not be able to retire in comfort, says Philip Coggan
Stopping Mass Atrocities: An International Conference on the Responsibility to Protect
Welcome & Opening Remarks - George Breslauer, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, UC Berkeley - Eric Stover, Human Rights Center, UC Berkeley Keynote Address - "The Responsibility to Protect: The Power of an Idea " - Gareth Evans, President, International Crisis Group Panel: Introduction to R2P This panel will explore the political, historical, and legal underpinnings of the responsibility to protect. It will address the promise and potential of the emerging norm, as well as the challenges t
STS-134 Daily Mission Recap - Flight Day 9
A video recap of flight day 9 of the STS-134 mission of space shuttle Endeavour to the International Space Station.
Paper Airplane Flight Around Corridors
An indoor paper airplane walk-along glider is flown down several corridors. A sheet of clear plastic manipulated by the pilot creates a wave of rising air under the plane. This video could benefit from some commentary concerning the aerodynamics of the paper airplane. (01:01)
Secret Agent Coins- Matching Descriptions to Coins
In this animated video, students match descriptions to the coins they describe. The descriptions are the coin worth one cent, twenty-five cents, smallest in size, and picturing Thomas Jefferson. The detective's voice is difficult to understand in parts. ( 2:24)
" Coins In My Hand"- Descriptive Song on Coins
This computer animated video contains a catchy song which prompts students to identify the values of coins and descriptions of both sides. ( 1:43)
China Daily focus on our campus in Ningbo, China
In this video Professor Nick Miles, Provost and CEO of the University of Nottingham Ningbo, China, talks to the China Daily about the growth of the University and future plans. Video by DJ Clark.
ISS Update - April 7, 2011
The International Space Station video update for April 7, 2011.
Ed Feigenbaum's Search for A.I.
In 2006, a group of scientists, colleagues, and friends gathered at Stanford University for a 70th birthday symposium to celebrate the contributions of Edward A. Feigenbaum, an interdisciplinary computer scientist known as the father of Expert Systems and knowledge-based approaches to artificial intelligence. In his PhD thesis at Carnegie Institute of Technology (now Carnegie Mellon University), mentored by Herbert Simon, he developed EPAM (Elementary Perceiver and Memorizer), one of the first c
Authors@Google: Evgeny Morozov
"The Net Delusion: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom" by Evgeny Morozov A timely examination of the promise and peril of the Internet in politics with controversial author Evgeny Morozov. As Egypt, Tunisia, Iran, and other regimes meet resistance from citizens using technology to plan and document revolt, Morozov offers a rare and well-argued critique of the web as a democratizing force. In this spirited book, journalist and social commentator Evgeny Morozov shows that by falling for the supp
Authors@Google: Eric Ries "The Lean Startup"
Google hosts Eric Ries author of, "The Lean Startup" The Lean Startup movement is taking hold in companies both new and established to help entrepreneurs and managers do one important thing: make better, faster business decisions. Vastly better, faster business decisions. Bringing principles from lean manufacturing and agile development to the process of innovation, the Lean Startup helps companies succeed in a business landscape riddled with risk. This book shows you how. Eric is the author o