14.54 International Trade (MIT)
This course is an introduction to the theory of international trade and finance with applications to current policy issues. In this course we will cover the basic tools to understand what determines the flow of goods across countries, i.e. international trade, and what determines the flow of savings and investments from one country to another, i.e. international finance. We will also cover applications to a number of topics of current interest, including the debate on globalization, free trade a
May 17, 2014
Certificacion de Turismo Responsable
A lecture on sustainable tourism delivered in Spanish.
Assessment learning and teaching journal , Leeds Metropolitan University
This edition showcases key areas of work catalysed by the Institute for Enterprise and comprises a range of articles research papers, case studies and reflections by staff, students and stakeholders.
Quarter 4, Lesson 12 - Graphing Rational Functions
In this lesson we learn how to graph Rational Functions. We learn how to use the Vertical and Horizontal Asymptotes to draw the hyperbolas that represent variations from the Parent Rational Function.
Poem "And if it snowed..." by Simon Armitage (read by Tom O'Bedlam)
Simon Armitage is from Huddersfield in Yorkshire. The poem is about everyday events related in the everyday speech of the working-class of this northern town, which gives it a gritty realism. I'm trying to give the impression of a Yorkshire accent. The phrases look like cliches but they're not - their familiarity punches the message home. People do good things and bad things. The good things he did were long term and planned. The bad things he did were brief, impulsive lapses from his us
FlightRadar24 : Luchtvaart in real-time Dit leermiddel toont rechtstreeks het verkeer van de burgerluchtvaart in meer dan vijftig landen over de ganse wereld. Hiermee vorm je enerzijds een actueel beeld van het transport in de lucht, anderzijds krijg je dankzij de software …
Dit leermiddel toont rechtstreeks het verkeer van de burgerluchtvaart in meer dan vijftig landen over de ganse wereld.
Hiermee vorm je enerzijds een actueel beeld van het transport in de lucht, anderzijds krijg je dankzij de software …
The Perils of Short-Term Thinking
It’s hard to ignore shareholder demands for quarterly earnings miracles. But too often what looks like “success” today can inhibit a company’s competitiveness tomorrow.
An evaluation of Simventure
This paper discusses the value of providing a simulated experience of how organisations work enabling skills and knowledge from disparate subject areas to be synthesised and assimilated in solving complex business problem
The Difference Between Kinetic and Potential Energy - Song
Animation has been added to the song "Kinetic and Potential Energy" by Tom Glazer and Dottie Evans from the Singing Science Records. This simple, catchy song will help students remember the difference between kinetic and potential energy. Examples of both are included throughout the song/video. Lyrics are provided on the screen and include, "The rolling boulder crasing down the mountain, that's kinetic energy. The boulder sitting high upon the mountain, that's potent
Sustaining enterprise education
This presentation examines the impact of enterprise education on the career aspiration, decisions and intentions of HE students
Economic Update: Corporations, Wages and Jail
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Technical Paper 6A - The Effective Provision of Pre-School Education (EPPE) Project: Characteristics
As part of the study all pre-schools were assessed using an observational assessment known as the Early Childhood Rating Scale, (ECERS-R) plus an extension to it (ECERS-E) based upon the Desirable Learning Outcomes (QCA 1996). ECERS provides measures of the quality of education and care which children receive in settings plus some measures of facilities relating to facilities and human resources. Completion of the ECERS profile required one day of observation plus talking to staff about aspects
Jeff Gold Inaugural Lecture - The Leader's Conundrum or 'You cannot lift yourself up by your own shi
The aim of the lecture will be to do demonstrate the need to challenge continuing traditional images of leaders, often depicted at the apex of things, on top of a hill or at the centre of a complex web of activity. I will argue that those nominated as leaders MUST become aware of what I will call the leader's conundrum and complement their inspiration with 99 x perspiration. To appreciate this call, attendees to the lecture as respectfully asked to do the following just before the lecture: a.
21M.734 Design for the Theater: Scenery (MIT)
This course will examine theory of scenic design as currently practiced, as well as historical traditions for use of performance space and audience/performer engagement. Four play scripts and one opera or dance theater piece will be designed after in-depth analysis; emphasis will be on the social, political and cultural milieu at the time of their creation, and now.
Blast in Mogadishu kills six, scores injured
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe DISREGARD SECOND VERSION - Somali police say al Shabaab militants were behind a remote-controlled bomb blast that killed at least six people and wounded 25 others in the capital, Mogadishu. 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
Valparaiso University's 2014 Dance Marathon raises over $24,000 for the Ann and Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital. Special thanks to all those who made this worth while event possible.
Flipping the Hierarchy of Evidence ? (audio) Flipping the Hierarchy of Evidence ? :
Rituals of Inversion and Subversion in the Inclusion of Qualitative Research in WHO Guidelines
Evidence-based medicine (EBM)—and its hallmark method, meta-analysis—have enjoyed rapidly increasing visibility and legitimacy since the early 1990s. The many assumptions of EBM—that valid, universal knowledge can be produced, that knowledge ...
Flipping the Hierarchy of Evidence ? :
Scenes from a war with no end in sight
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Amateur video purports to show wounded children in a field hospital and victims' bodies wrapped in blankets in the Syrian city of Aleppo following a bomb attack. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. More from Syria: http://smarturl.it/SyriaAttack Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe 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 topi
4.448 Analysis of Historic Structures (MIT)
An analysis of historical structures is presented themed sections based around construction materials. Structures from all periods of history are analyzed. The goal of the class is to provide an understanding of the preservation of historic structures for all students.