Rethinking Investment Treaty Law: An Investor's Perspective - Repsol / YPF in Argentina [Audio]
Speaker(s): Pablo Fernandez, Carlos Lopez, Miguel Klingenberg | The recent expropriation of Repsol by the Argentine government raises important legal, diplomatic and policy issues that put into question the current system of international investment protection. This seminar invites to debate on this issues from the investor's perspective. Pablo Fernández is Professor of Finance at the IESE Business School, Madrid. Carlos López Jall is the Director of International Organizations and European Af
Biosecurity: Upgrading the Web of Prevention
In this lecture Professor Dando reviews international control of the biotechnology revolution, the threat of deliberate disease - from biowarfare, bioterrorism, and the possible misuse of benignly intended civil research. He looks at the recent history of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention and the emphasis on in-depth implementation of the Convention including codes of conduct and education for life scientists. Professor Dando argues that there is much evidence that life scien
The Lost Evidence: Pearl Harbor Part 5 of 5
The last part of the documentary shows the effects of the attack on the American fleet. There are detailed descriptions and images of the way the harbor was shattered. There are accounts of the way in which the soldiers helped to save others.
Exploring Wisconsin Our Home-Inspired by Wisconsin
Inspired by Wisconsin - People get ideas, thoughts, feelings, and urges to take action or create something from the world around them. Throughout Wisconsin's history, people have responded to the state's environment in a multitude of ways. The state's diverse landscapes have inspired people to pursue both practical and creative endeavors. The Wisconsin landscape has motivated people to become farmers, take political action, write music, create works of art, build cities, and establish wild
Exploring Wisconsin Our Home-We All Work
We All Work - Wisconsin's landscape has always affected the types of work available to its citizens. Conversely, the work people engage in affects the landscape and the people who live there. As technology advances and people can exchange ideas more rapidly, geographical boundaries become less significant, creating more changes in the workplace. This program explores the dynamic relationship among geographical resources, technology, and work, showing students the many choices they can make
Walking ‘on Eggshells’: Corporate Boards Juggle Many Intangibles When Judging Performance
A board's primary fiduciary responsibility is to ensure that a CEO is generating profits for shareholders, but Mark Hurd's abrupt departure from the top job at Hewlett-Packard underscores how boards of directors do not judge a CEO's performance on company prosperity alone. Rather, boards use a broad set of intangible criteria -- ranging from how well leaders are able to earn employees' trust to how well they deal with customers to how they conduct themselves off site -- as a way of evaluating su
Virtual Maths , Shapes Space and Measure, Theodolite survey formula
Theodolite survey, information, formula, and calculation
Up Close: Professor John Kay Ashkahn Shahaparnia, Otis '06 Mexican Red-Kneed Tarantula 3XSQ: GDP dries up, revised down to 1.3% Video: ‘The Contradictions of Capitalism’ at RSA Apr 9, 2014 How to Write a Book Bibliography All Sorts of Leaves 2.7 Overview: Kant and Modern Science 3D game lets you see through an animal's eyes Challenger Disaster: A Space Flight Tragedy Market Pulse: A sigh of relief in Rome after bond auction Rap Version of "Buckle My Shoe" Seeking shelter in Sudan
The economist and Financial Times journalist on what surprised him most when he chaired the review into UK equity markets and what needs to be done to change the way things work in the UK financial services industry.
Building on their creativity, commitment, connections, and professional skills, these alumni launched careers in art and design..
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of a Mexican Red-Kneed Tarantula. The venomous but docile Mexican redknee tarantula(Brachypelma smithi) is the most common spider used in movies due to its large size and beautiful coloration. A particularly striking tarantula, the Mexican redknee has a dark brown body and legs, with orange-red leg joints. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nat
Sep 27 - Economic growth was much weaker than previously estimated in the second quarter as a drought cut into inventories.
The Contradictions of Capitalism Royal Society for the Arts 9 April 2014
How to Write a Book Bibliography. Part of the series: Writing Tips & Careers. Writing a book bibliography not only protects copyrights, but it also provides the reader with supplemental reading material, listed in MLA format in alphabetical order. Include a bibliography at...
A first-grade class in Boynton Beach, Florida studies biodiversity by taking a close look at leaves.
Part 2.7. Concludes a historical survey of philosophy with Immanuel Kant, who thought Hume was wrong in his idea of human nature and how we gain knowledge of the world.
An online simulation mimics the vision of five animals as a player steers them through Place Vendôme in Paris Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn24716
This 2:32 video is the background of one of the most heartbreaking moments in American space travel came on January 28, 1986, when the Challenger Space Shuttle broke apart and killed its crew. Christa McAuliffe, America's selected Teacher in Space, was on the space shuttle challenger that exploded. The results of an investigation are reported.
Sept. 27 - Italy's bond auction is a relative success - the amount sold is more than planned, and yields fall. But BofA Merrill Lynch's John Wraith urges caution on Italy, and Spain
Rosie O'Donnell and Elmo teach children the numbers 1-10 with a new spin on the old classic "1,2 Buckle My Shoe."
More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Nearly 8,000 South Sudanese citizens are now seeking shelter in Sudan. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. 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 its reputation for speed
Ashkahn Shahaparnia, Otis '06
Mexican Red-Kneed Tarantula
3XSQ: GDP dries up, revised down to 1.3%
Video: ‘The Contradictions of Capitalism’ at RSA Apr 9, 2014
How to Write a Book Bibliography
All Sorts of Leaves
2.7 Overview: Kant and Modern Science
3D game lets you see through an animal's eyes
Challenger Disaster: A Space Flight Tragedy
Market Pulse: A sigh of relief in Rome after bond auction
Rap Version of "Buckle My Shoe"
Seeking shelter in Sudan