12.141 Electron Microprobe Analysis by Wavelength Dispersive X-ray Spectrometry (MIT)
This lab-oriented course introduces the student to the subject of X-ray spectrometry and micro-scale chemical quantitative analysis of solid samples through an intensive series of hands-on laboratory exercises that use the electron microprobe.
Author(s): Chatterjee, Nilanjan

License information
Related content

Content within individual OCW courses is (c) by the individual authors unless otherwise noted. MIT OpenCourseWare materials are licensed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology under a Creative C

What goes up must come down
Falling demand for oil is not just an immediate reaction to the current financial crisis but a response to the structural impact of five years of very high oil prices, says Dr Pierre Noel, an expert in energy economics and policy, who notes that oil prices will rise again due to the cyclical nature of the business. However, Dr Noel believes that OPEC exacerbates these ups and downs by overshooting in both directions and considers the long term implications as the OPEC cartel gathers strength.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

SP.721 D-Lab: Development, Dialogue and Delivery (MIT)
D-Lab is a year-long series of courses and field trips. The fall class provides a basic background in international development and appropriate technology through guest speakers, case studies and hands-on exercises. Students will also have the opportunity to participate in an IAP field trip to Haiti, India, Brazil, Honduras, Zambia, Samoa, or Lesotho and continue their work in a spring term design class. As part of the fall class, students will partner with community organizations in these count
Author(s): Smith, Amy,Kornbluth, Kurt

License information
Related content

Content within individual OCW courses is (c) by the individual authors unless otherwise noted. MIT OpenCourseWare materials are licensed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology under a Creative C

Literacy practices as resources for learning: issues of identity, multimodality and fluidity
The current phase of the project focuses on 32 courses and four students on each of those courses in a range of curriculum areas in four Further Education colleges. Our aim in this phase is to research the interface between the literacy practices which might lead students to success on these courses, and the literacy practices in other domains of their lives. We will focus on four key aspects of the conceptual framework which underlies the research: 1. The concept of ‘literacy practices’,
Author(s): Creator not set

License information
Related content

Rights not set

The economics of AMR
47 PowerPoint slides from Richard Smith of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine on The economics of AMR, covering: What is antimicrobial resistance (AMR); Economic conceptualisation of AMR; Cost of resistance - country, hospital, disease; Micro-economic evaluation of strategies to contain AMR; Macro-economic evaluation of impact of AMR and strategies to contain AMR
Author(s): Richard Smith

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

Ethics, equity and economics
42 PowerPoint slides from Richard Smith of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine on Ethics, equity and economics covering; theories of "justice"; medical versus economic polarisation; definitions; health, need” and access vs. use; micro versus macro; equity and efficiency
Author(s): Richard Smith

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

Economics, health and health economics
33 PowerPoint slides from Richard Smith of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine on Economics, health and health economics, covering: What is economics?; What isn’t economics?; What is Health?; What is Health Economics?; Key Economic Concepts - Opportunity cost - Efficiency
Author(s): Richard Smith

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

Interdisciplinary Science Evolution Student Document
Evolution by Natural Selection is the fundamental theorem of the biosciences, and it is a concept which is increasingly applied to other areas including computing, economics and statistics. This module aims to introduce the fundamental concept of evolution by selective adaptation and then to analyse an in-depth example of evolutionary change.
Author(s): Jan Zalasiewicz,Paul Howes,Chris Cane,Alex Page

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

Worksheets for Problem Based Learning Tasks in Microeconomics: The Labour Market
This worksheet introduces PBL (Problem Based Learning) to the first-year economics curriculum at the University of Ulster. It is made available as a Word document.
Author(s): Frank Forsythe

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

Handout on keeping a Personal Development File
This worksheet introduces PBL (Problem Based Learning) and keeping a Personal Development File to the first-year economics curriculum at the University of Ulster. It is made available as a Word document.
Author(s): Frank Forsythe

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

Renewable resource exploitation: fishery regulation: lecture slides
Lecture slides for an Introduction to Resource Economics course, taught by Aaron Hatcher, of the University of Portsmouth in 2008. Available in PDF format.
Author(s): Aaron Hatcher

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

Natural resource exploitation: basic concepts: lecture slides
Lecture slides for an Introduction to Resource Economics course, taught by Aaron Hatcher, of the University of Portsmouth in 2008. Available in PDF format.
Author(s): Aaron Hatcher

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

The Definition of Money: lecture slides
These PowerPoint slides relate to a 20 hour lecture course on Money and Banking for final year economics and postgraduate students of banking delivered by Kent Matthews of Cardiff University.
Author(s): Kent Matthews

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

The Microfoundations of Money Part 1: lecture slides
These PowerPoint slides relate to a 20 hour lecture course on Money and Banking for final year economics and postgraduate students of banking delivered by Kent Matthews of Cardiff University.
Author(s): Kent Matthews

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

Intermediate Targets, Money Supply or Interest rate?
These PowerPoint slides relate to a 20 hour lecture course on Money and Banking for final year economics and postgraduate students of banking delivered by Kent Matthews of Cardiff University.
Author(s): Kent Matthews

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

Capital Budgeting
These lecture Notes are from a Year 2 economics module on Money, Banking and Finance, delivered by Andros Gregoriou of the University of East Anglia.
Author(s): Andros Gregoriou

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

Asset Pricing
These lecture Notes are from a Year 2 economics module on Money, Banking and Finance, delivered by Andros Gregoriou of the University of East Anglia.
Author(s): Andros Gregoriou

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

Money demand
These lecture Notes are from a Year 2 economics module on Money, Banking and Finance, delivered by Andros Gregoriou of the University of East Anglia.
Author(s): Andros Gregoriou

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

IS and LM
These lecture Notes are from a Year 2 economics module on Money, Banking and Finance, delivered by Andros Gregoriou of the University of East Anglia.
Author(s): Andros Gregoriou

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/

Institutional Investors
These lecture Notes are from a Year 2 economics module on Money, Banking and Finance, delivered by Andros Gregoriou of the University of East Anglia.
Author(s): Andros Gregoriou

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/uk/