Lecture 9b: Evaluating policy outcomes and evaluators
Lecture recorded on March 3, 2011, for Planning, Policy and Design 221, "Evaluating policy outcomes and evaluators" delivered by Professor David Feldman.
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Toilet Paper Analogy for Geologic Time
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Fluidics on a Compact Disc- A Two Day Short Course for Academia and Industry The "Begin Course" button will download a 50mb PDF file containing all of the slides for this course.
The "Begin Course" button will download a 50mb PDF file containing all of the slides for this course.
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Northeastern University Postgame Press Conference _ Beanpot Finals 2011 _ Feb 14, 2011
Northeastern University head coach Greg Cronin along with sophomore goaltender Chris Rawlings and senior assistant captain Wade MacLeod addressed the media contingent at the TD Garden following a heart-breaking 7-6 overtime loss to No. 1 Boston College on Monday, Feb. 14, 2011.
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Dr. Robert Pond, Sr. "40 Years of Metallurgy"
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EU ministers discuss rescue fund
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View from the Top: Bruce Chizen, CEO, Adobe Systems Inc.
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The Slave Trade
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The Holloway Series in Poetry: Lisa Robertson
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11.202 Gateway: Planning Economics (MIT)
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The Lessons of 1704
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