Building windmills not walls - Hungary's approach in the economic storm [Audio]
Speaker(s): Gordon Bajnai | Gordon Bajnai has been the Prime Minister of Hungary since 14 April 2009. Prior to this between 2008-2009 he was a Minister in the Ministry for National Development and Economy. Between 2007-2008 he was a Minister for the Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development. Prior to this he was CEO of Wallis Rt., an investment company from 2000-2005.
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Seizing the Opportunity of the Cloud: the Next Wave of Business Growth [Audio]
Speaker(s): Steve Ballmer | The pervasive nature of technology and the ever increasing pace of development are rapidly changing the way we work, live and play. These changes bring enormous opportunity for individuals, organisations and society. For more than three decades, Microsoft, and current CEO Steve Ballmer, have played a vital role in leading a technology industry that has transformed the world of business in dramatic fashion. In one of the opening public lectures of the LSE term, Ballmer
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What has the financial crisis taught Europe? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Simeon Djankov | The recent financial crisis has uncovered several weaknesses in Europe's regulatory system. Belatedly, the European Commission has tried to fix these weaknesses with extensive new regulation, including the creation of several new institutions. Simeon Djankov Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of Bulgaria will in this lecture offer an analysis of the most recent developments as well as a perspective on how the financial sector in Europe, and its regulati
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Armstrong Experience: Sharon Banks
Armstrong Experience: Sharon Banks
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Business Expansion (HL)
Fact-sheet discussing the issues involved in business expansion, with a brief account of the main sources of finance used.
Author(s): Kevin Lawlor

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Susan B. Anthony's Legacy
A two minute video that is part of a news story about women's struggle for the right to vote. Susan B. Anthony was once put on trial for trying to vote at a time when women weren't allowed to. The video provides a quick overview and the fact that more women vote than men. Anthony's famous quote, "Failure isn't Possible," is used.


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Staff Awards 2011
The recipients of this year's staff awards at the University of Rochester are honored for their significant contributions to the University, including dedication, talent, and enthusiasm.
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6.4 Summary
Without it we are dead! Water is essential, but what processes must it go through to become fit for human consumption? This unit will guide you through the continuous cycling of water between land, open water surfaces and the sea before moving on to an overview of the water treatment and supply process.
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Except for third party materials and otherwise stated (see http://www.open.ac.uk/conditions terms and conditions), this content is made available under a http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2

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Smile Smile Smile by Wilfred Owen (poetry reading)
You can hear the song sung properly - and read its history here: http://www.firstworldwar.com/audio/packupyourtroubles.htm The picture is the cover of Pat Barker's novel, Regeneration, about solders suffering from Shell Shock in the trenches - which is what happened to Wilfred Owen. http://silverseason.wordpress.com/2011/03/23/pat-barker-regeneration/ First Verse Private Perks is a funny little codger With a smile a funny smile. Five feet none, he's and artful little dodger With a smile a funn
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Systems of Linear Equations: Objectives
This module contains the objectives of the chapter on systems of linear equations from Elementary Algebra by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr.
Author(s): Denny Burzynski,Wade Ellis

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Last Queen of Hawaii
This slow loading three minute video was adapted from American Experience: "Hawaii’s Last Queen."  It is done by student and
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Early movements in science
Early science was a mix of science, art, and philosophy.
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Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall
Originally created as a vocational school for women in 1906., today it hosts facilities for CFA programs and an Intelligent Workplace.
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Bend, Twist and Break: Beyond the Laboratory
Dr. Chris Muhlstein explains that when scientists study fracture surfaces from controlled experiments to understand the resulting shapes and features, they can use their understanding to deduce what happened when they were not around to see the material fail or break. Further they can predict what will have to a larger or smaller piece of material under stress. This process is how scientists and engineers translate a lab experiment into a design for an airplane, bridge or even a bike frame.
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Summer economy warming up
July 7 - Encouraging reports from U.S. retailers show consumers may be starting to spend as new reports on the job market point to a possible rebound there. Bobbi Rebell reports from New York.
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Discrete Random Variables: Homework
Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.
Discrete Random Variables: Homework is part of the collection col10555 written by Barbara Illowsky and Susan Dean Homework and provides a number of homework exercises related to Discrete Random […]

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Blake's Death - Movie Clip from Mr. Deeds
In this brief but humorous clip from the movie Mr. Deeds, 82-year-old Preston Blake insists on reaching the top of Mount Everest in the middle of a storm, despite the warnings of his guides.

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Risk, Courage, Foolishness, Pride, Challenges, Giving Up, Adventure, Danger, Consequences, Warning, Stubborn, Safety, Carpe Diem, Irrational, Instruction, Caution, Obstinate

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Linear Regression and Correlation: Testing the Significance of the Correlation Coefficient
Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.
Linear Regression and Correlation: Testing the Significance of the Correlation Coefficient is a part of Collaborative Statistics collection (col10522) by Barbara Illowsky and Susan Dean. The […]

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Authors@Google Presents David Sirota: Back to Our Future
Wall Street scandals. Fights over taxes. Racial resentments. A Lakers-Celtics championship. The Karate Kid topping the box-office charts. Bon Jovi touring the country. These words could describe our current moment—or the vaunted iconography of three decades past. In this wide-ranging and wickedly entertaining book, New York Times bestselling journalist David Sirota takes readers on a rollicking DeLorean ride back in time to reveal how so many of our present-day conflicts are rooted in the lar
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