The Joy of Economics: Making Sense out of Life
My goal is to provide an accessible book that reflects this theme of choice and conveys a sense of the breadth and power of basic economic analysis. It assumes no prior knowledge of economics and can be read and appreciated by anyone. While some parts of the book cover conventional material, others do not. I've ignored many traditional topics and substituted ones that apply economics in unusual and often provocative ways. The chapters are not meant to be definitive, they are meant to raise q
US Patent and Trademark Kids Pages
This site invites kids to learn about inventors and intellectual property -- patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets. Kids can take a patent trivia quiz, read fun facts, and learn how to apply for a patent for their own inventions.
15.628 Patents, Copyrights, and the Law of Intellectual Property (MIT)
This weekly seminar examines key concepts of U.S. intellectual property law, with emphasis on patents and copyrights and a briefer look at trade secrets and trademarks. Current issues relating to information technologies and business methods will be highlighted. The seminar has no prerequisites, and is designed for both graduate students and undergraduates. Half of the seats in the seminar are reserved for students from MIT departments other than Sloan.
Episode 137: The Azure Mobile Services .NET Backend with Yavor Georgiev | Microsoft Azure Cloud Cove In this episode Nick Harris Chris Risner are joined by Yavor Georgiev - Program Manager on Azure Mobile Services. In this episode Yavor talks about the .NET backend support for Mobile Services. This new type of backend allows .NET developers to develop in with constructs they're already familiar with: C#, W
In this episode Nick Harris Chris Risner are joined by Yavor Georgiev - Program Manager on Azure Mobile Services. In this episode Yavor talks about the .NET backend support for Mobile Services. This new type of backend allows .NET developers to develop in with constructs they're already familiar with: C#, W
6.301 Solid-State Circuits (MIT)
This course covers analog circuit analysis and design, focusing on the tools and methods necessary for the creative design of useful circuits using active devices. The class stresses insight and intuition, applied to the design of transistor circuits and the estimation of their performance. The course concentrates on circuits using the bipolar junction transistor, but the techniques that are studied can be equally applied to circuits using JFETs, MOSFETs, MESFETs, future exotic devices, or even
21L.451 Introduction to Literary Theory (MIT)
This subject focuses on the ways in which we read, providing an overview of some of the different strategies of reading, comprehending and engaging with literary texts developed in the twentieth century. The course is organized around specific theoretical paradigms. In each case our task will be, first, to work through the selected reading in order to see how it determines or defines the task of literary interpretation; second, to locate the limits of each particular approach; and finally, to tr
Robert Reich: Politics and Principles
Robert Reich has served in three national administrations, most recently as Secretary of Labor under President Bill Clinton. He has authored ten books, including The Work of Nations (which has been translated into 21 languages); Locked in the Cabinet; and The Future of Success. His writings have appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic Monthly, and The New York Times, as well as scholarly journals. Mr. Reich is cofounder and national editor of The American Prospect. He was most recently defeated
Estado actual deudas todo el país - Varela - Fecode
Luis Eduardo Varela Rebellón Vte. FECODE y Representante CD FNPSM
4.3.1 Arrhenius's law In 1889 Arrhenius, a Swedish chemist, put forward a model to describe the way in which the rates of many chemical reactions could be accelerated by increasing temperature. His model is based on the idea that the rate at which such chemical reactions happen is proportional to the number of particles with enough thermal energy to overcome some sort of energy barrier. In other words, it relates the rate at which things happen to the fraction of particles having energies beyond some threshold ene
In 1889 Arrhenius, a Swedish chemist, put forward a model to describe the way in which the rates of many chemical reactions could be accelerated by increasing temperature. His model is based on the idea that the rate at which such chemical reactions happen is proportional to the number of particles with enough thermal energy to overcome some sort of energy barrier. In other words, it relates the rate at which things happen to the fraction of particles having energies beyond some threshold ene
Vocabulary, speaking: Sie haben eine Einzimmerwohnung zu vermieten?
In this lesson you will learn vocabulary in order to look for a house.
Kieper je kleerkast om : Rekenopdracht Deze opdracht kadert in de Schone Kleren Campagne. Aan de hand van een reeks gegevens berekenen de leerlingen de prijs van een T-shirt en nadien zetten ze de dit om naar procenten. Tot slot maken ze een staafdiagram met deze …
Deze opdracht kadert in de Schone Kleren Campagne. Aan de hand van een reeks gegevens berekenen de leerlingen de prijs van een T-shirt en nadien zetten ze de dit om naar procenten. Tot slot maken ze een staafdiagram met deze …
11.166 Law, Social Movements, and Public Policy: Comparative and International Experience (MIT)
The course introduces theoretical frameworks from legal and social movement theories as applied to court opinions, legislation, treaties, law-related articles, and policy-oriented materials and focuses on the impact of the relationship between courts and grassroots activism on current issues like trade, environmental regulation, and human rights enforcement. Students examine case studies of institutional processes including the World Trade Organization and the World Bank from key countries like
Kwadraatbeelden tot 10 Kwadraatbeelden tot tien die je kan gebruiken als wandplaten of individuele steunkaarten.
Kwadraatbeelden tot tien die je kan gebruiken als wandplaten of individuele steunkaarten.
Engage Super League: A Skills for Life Learning Resource.
An interactive learning resource booklet on the subject of Rugby League, designed to offer the family fun educational activities to improve basic maths and English.
Kerry calls for "all hands on deck" in Ebola fight
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry urges countries to join hands in the fight against Ebola and makes a plea for increased funding and resources. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). 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 in
6.436J Fundamentals of Probability (MIT)
This is a course on the fundamentals of probability geared towards first or second-year graduate students who are interested in a rigorous development of the subject. The course covers most of the topics in MIT course 6.431 but at a faster pace and in more depth. Topics covered include: probability spaces and measures; discrete and continuous random variables; conditioning and independence; multivariate normal distribution; abstract integration, expectation, and related convergence results; mome
LISE08 talk on Second Life in the Chemistry Classroom
I talked about Second Life in the chemistry classroom at the Chemical Heritage Foundation on April 29, 2008. This was part of the 8th Annual Leadership Initiative in Science Education (LISE 8). Most examples involve work done in collaboration with Andrew Lang. At the end I invite the group to an in-world meeting on May 6, 2008 at 13:30 EDT on ACS
VUCast: Fossil Finds – see the ancient discoveries these kids are digging up
See the ancient discoveries these kids are digging up; learn about major progress in Parkinson’s research; and a throwback video! See Johnny Cash’s connection to Vanderbilt. All this and more in the latest VUCast, Vanderbilt’s online newscast. Watch now.
Race & the Broadway Musical
Warren Hoffman discusses the role of race in American musical theater. Speaker Biography: Warren Hoffman is a program director, producer, theater critic and playwright. For transcript, captions, and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6639
Globalization: An Interview with Robert Cumby
Economics professor Robert Cumby discusses the increasing importance of international economics as it relates to trade barriers, taxes on imports and outsourcing.