Fear, Duty, and Regulatory Compliance: Professor Emeritus Robert A. Kagan at ANU
Professor Emeritus Robert A. Kagan, University of California, Berkeley gives this talk entitled .'Fear, Duty, and Regulatory Compliance' at The Australian National University. This talk is part of the Regulatory Institutions Network (RegNet) seminar series News headlines repeatedly provide us examples of terrible accidents, injuries, economic losses, and environmental harms caused by the failure of regulated business entities to comply with government regulations. At the same time, social scien
President Faust sustainability message
Harvard University President Drew Faust speaking on the University's commitment to sustainability and the release of its first Sustainability Impact Report (http://www.green.harvard.edu/report). "These accomplishments support our research and teaching mission by lowering operational costs and increasing efficiency, efforts that we must continue to support and strengthen in the months and years to come."
Debate Team - Academic Spotlight
Missouri State University's long and distinguished tradition in debate began with coach Virginia Craig, and is as old as the university itself. Adding to the legacy, the debate team set a new school record in 2012 by advancing three teams to the National Debate Tournament for the first time in school history. The debate team -- known as the Holt V. Spicer Debate Forum -- qualified two teams through the district qualifying tournament. The third team received a "second round" bid based on its se
Cómo dibujar un elefante - en español
Este vídeo explica cómo dibujar un elefante con dos círculos. Van un poco rápido pero enseña cómo dibujar el cuerpo, las orejas, la trompa y colita. (2:01)
Learn Spanish in Three Minutes #8 - How Much?
Learn useful number-related phrases in Spanish with our Spanish in Three Minutes series! In Peru, knowing numbers is important, and this step-by-step video teaches you some of the basics you need to know while speaking Spanish. A native Spanish teacher will explain the simple phrases necessary. In this lesson, you’ll learn how to ask “How Much?” [...]
The Art of the Metaphor
This is an excellent TED Ed video all about similes and metaphors. Students can learn about figurative language in a precise and clear presentation. (05:38)
Europe Day Ahead: Inflation in focus
Oct. 15 - A look at Tuesday's key events including the latest inflation data, big name U.S. earnings and the 2nd U.S. presidential debate.
Trading at Noon: U.S. stocks struggle; Amazon, Google down
Oct 15 - Tech stocks are leading the Nasdaq lower with Amazon and Google down over 1 percent today.
Alvin E. Roth interview: 2012 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel
Telephone interview with Alvin E. Roth recorded immediately following the announcement of the 2012 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, 15 October 2012. The interviewer is Nobelprize.org's Allegra Grevelius. More video and information at http://www.nobelprize.org
Interview: 2012 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel
Following the announcement, Professor Per Krusell, Chairman of the Economic Sciences Prize Committee, was interviewed by freelance journalist Joanna Rose about the 2012 Prize in Economic Sciences. More video and information at http://www.nobelprize.org The prize was awarded jointly to Alvin E. Roth and Lloyd S. Shapley "for the theory of stable allocations and the practice of market design."
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A Multiple Case Study of Principals’ Instructional Leadership Behaviors In Three High – Poverty
Janice V. McCoy, Carleton R. Holt
This qualitative multiple case study explored the instructional leadership behaviors of principals of three ‘Level 5’ schools of excellence for improvement in Arkansas. The schools selected […]
Radio Lingua Network News: 5 September 2008
The latest news from Radio Lingua including details of Coffee Break Spanish arrangements, new podcasts launched this autumn and the Radio Lingua video contest in which you can win an iPod.
Picturing the Presidents (Full Episode)
Citizens have the power to elect a president, but even after the election, artists have the power to commemorate or condemn them.(47:10)
Reuters Today: Obama fights back, Spain dodges bullet
Oct. 17 - Early polling shows Barack Obama winning the second presidential debate, while Spain dodges a bullet as Moody's decides not to cut its credit rating.
Factbox: Rabobank says 'on yer bike' to cycling
Oct. 19 - Dutch lender Rabobank says it will end its sponsorship of professional cycling as the repercussions of the Lance Armstrong doping scandal reverberate around the world.
GESS: Supply Chain, Geography, and You
Presented by John S. Atherton. For more information about this series visit http://geography.richmond.edu/resources/speaker-series-GESS.html
Asia Week Ahead: China earnings, Japan trade data in focus
Oct. 19 - Reuters Breakingviews discusses what's in store for the start of the China earnings season, Japan trade data and results from South Korean tech giant Samsung.
"Why Bother? Who Cares?" Real Writing for Real People
Kathleen Feeney, Judge, Kent County Circuit Court--Family Division. She speaks about writing and why it's important in our professions, job searching, and relationships.
Reading and Writing in Sociology
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