"Poverty and Income Inequality in Brazil"
A presentation by Ricardo Paes de Barros, University of Chicago Tinker Visiting Professor, and Researcher at the Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (IPEA), a public foundation linked to the Brazilian Ministry of Planning, Budget and Management. This lecture stems from a 2006 IPEA report on the "Recent Fall in Income Inequality in Brazil". This report sought to consolid
21F.106 Chinese VI (Regular): Discovering Chinese Cultures and Societies (MIT)
This course is the continuation of 21F105. It is designed to further help students develop sophisticated conversational, reading and writing skills by combining traditional textbook material with their own explorations of Chinese speaking societies, using the human, literary, and electronic resources available at MIT and in the Boston area. Some special features of Chinese society, its culture, its customs and habits, its history, and the psychology of its people are introduced. The class consis
RAF Ludham - HMS Flycatcher
A photographic record of the airfield and surviving buildings
Playing Behind the Beat
In this video, Berklee Online Senior Academic Advisor and Berklee alum Mark Hopkins demonstrates learning the art of patience and subdivision. Learn more about related Berklee Online online guitar courses: - Blues Guitar: http://bit.ly/1fPe2zK - Rhythm and Groove Guitar: http://bit.ly/1lUrDFV - Basic Improvisation: http://bit.ly/1iY8uNQ
Dr. Patrick Awuah Jr. explains the importance of ethics at Ashesi University
Dr. Patrick Awuah Jr., recipient of the Elon University Medal for Entrepreneurial Leadership, discusses the importance of ethics to Ghana and to Ashesi University. He also explained three ways that ethics are incorporated as an integral part of an Ashesi education
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Triangle simulation tool
Diagram and formulas for are and volume of 2D shapes
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Keeping faith with stocks
Elroy Dimson, BGI Professor of Investment Management, provides an insight into some of The Credit Suisse Global Investment Returns Yearbook 2009
On Fantasy Island: British politics, English judges and the European Convention on Human Rights [Aud
Speaker(s): Professor Conor Gearty | Conor Gearty unpicks the myths, illusions and downright lies that infect political engagement with human rights in Britain - and discussion of the Human Rights Act in particular. Conor Gearty (@conorgearty) is Director of the Institute of Public Affairs and a Professor of Human Rights Law at LSE. Keith Best is the Chair of the Wyndham Place Charlemagne Trust. LSE Law (@lselaw) is an integral part of the School's mission, plays a major role in policy debates &
Nigerian refugees cross Chad Lake to flee Boko Haram violence
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Scores of Nigerian refugees are crossing Lake Chad to find safety from Boko Haram violence but countries like Chad are struggling with the refugee influx. 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 includi
Rebel sniper guns down government fighter in Damascus suburb
Rebel fighters targeted government supporters at a checkpoint in a suburb of Damascus. Deborah Gembara reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained
Teacher Tipster-Bunny Ball-(Skip Counting by 2's)
Mr. Smith shares a fun game to help you teach skip counting by 2's. It's called Bunny Ball! Students shoot puffy balls (bunny tails) into an Easter basket. Each winning basket is a score of 2. Students add their scores by 2's. (3:15)
Edit YeastMine Template
Step-by-step instructions on how to edit a template in YeastMine
Welcome Back Wildcats
As the new school year commences, students re-emerge, eager to make this year the best the University of Arizona has seen. Our returning students and faculty welcome a new freshman class as they begin to find their place here at the University.
Business as usual post Irene
Aug. 29 - Wall Street is operating as normal, but airlines will need more time to clean out the backlog created by flights canceled because of the storm. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Setting the Tone for the School Year
This seven-minute video is a school's morning announcement program. This week our librarian, Mrs. Woodcock, talks about the library opening this week. She goes into some library rules to remember. Also included is video of advice from last year's fifth-graders about how to have a successful year and has students saying the Pledge of Allegiance and a Character Pledge.
Action Verbs Song for Kids: What Can You Do?
This is a fun kids song to practice actions, and the phrase "I can....." Dream English song by Matt R. New!! (2:34)
Rebel families splash into Aisha Gaddafi's pool
Aug. 26 - Libyan opposition supporters bring their families to the luxurious house, complete with swimming pool, once occupied by Muammar Gaddafi's daughter Aisha at his compound in Tripoli. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
OECD head says world worried about U.S. political gridlock
Aug. 26 - Angel Gurria, Secretary General of the OECD, says the Fed has run out of policy options and the world is concerned the U.S. political system is not functioning properly.