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Entrepreneurship, Government, and Development in Africa

Entrepreneurship, Government, and D...

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09/21/2009 4:00 PM 34"101President John Kufuor, President of Ghana 2001"2009Description: After centuries of insufferable oppression by colonial powers, bloody independence struggles, and corrupt home"grown regimes, "Africa today is quick...

Toward India 2020: Challenges and Opportunities

Toward India 2020: Challenges and O...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:30:00 | 3662 views

09/09/2009 11:00 AM Bartos theaterDr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman, Indian Planning CommissionDescription: People sometimes ask Montek Singh Ahluwalia questions loaded with "aspirational objectives," such as when India will "g...

Global and Domestic Imbalances: Why Rural China is the Key

Global and Domestic Imbalances: Why...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:02:00 | 2738 views

06/06/2009 10:30 AM Wong AuditoriumYasheng Huang, China Program Assc Professor of International Mgmt; Description: Contrary to popular thinking, China owes its astonishing economic expansion not to far"sighted government policy but to h...

Challenges to the Global Economy

Challenges to the Global Economy

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:12:00 | 4560 views

02/11/2009 5:30 PM Wong AuditoriumMartin Feldstein, George F. Baker Professor of Economics, Harvard University; Simon Johnson, PhD '89, Ronald A. Kurtz Professor of Entrepreneurship, MIT Sloan School of ManagementDescription: If economi...

The Future of the News

The Future of the News

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:18:00 | 2114 views

11/18/2008 6:00 PM MuseumEllen Hume, Research Director, MIT Center for Future Civic MediaDescription: Ellen Hume predicts a "good news conversation" with her MIT Museum crowd about the future of news, but all participants end up working ...

The U.S. Economy: The Last 50 Years and the Next 50 Years

The U.S. Economy: The Last 50 Years...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:32:00 | 1528 views

09/18/2000 7:00 PM KresgeFranco Modigliani, 1985 Nobel Laureate in Economics; Paul A. Samuelson, 1970 Nobel Laureate in Economics; Robert M. Solow, MIT Institute Professor, Emeritus 1987 Nobel Laureate in EconomicsHost(s): Office of t...

The U.S. and the World's Recession

The U.S. and the World's Recession

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Added over 2 years ago | 00:51:40 | 2020 views

06/07/2008 9:00 AM E51"115Roberto Rigobon, PhD '97, Professor of Economics; Description: Roberto Rigobon somehow makes his audience laugh while summarizing preliminary research on worldwide inflation and recession, data that bring some ...

Are You Ready for IPO? Strategies and Steps For How and When to Take Your Company Public

Are You Ready for IPO? Strategies a...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:24:00 | 2197 views

01/24/2008 7:00 PM KresgeRobert Buderi, Founder, CEO, Editor in Chief, Xconomy; Jonathan Bush, Chairman & CEO, athenahealth; Bruce Evans, Managing Partner, Summit Partners; Jonathan Goldstein, '83, SM '86, Managing Director, TA Associ...

Renaissance Physicists / Learning from MIT

Renaissance Physicists / Learning f...

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Added over 2 years ago | 00:58:31 | 2566 views

10/05/2007 11:50 AM 6-120Robert Laughlin, PhD '79, Nobel Laureate, Stanford University; Steven Weinberg, SM '67, ME '69, PhD '70, 1979 Nobel Laureate, The University of Texas at AustinDescription: This duet of talks by two Nobelists, wh...

Economics: Regulation and Deregulation of Energy Sectors

Economics: Regulation and Deregulat...

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Added over 2 years ago | 01:07:00 | 2196 views

06/15/2006 11:45 AM Paul L. Joskow, Elizabeth and James Killian Professor of Economics and Management; Director of the MIT Center for Energy and Environmental Policy ResearchDescription: After viewing Paul Joskow's meaty history of the n...

Convocation Keynote Address (2)

Convocation Keynote Address (2)

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Added over 2 years ago | 00:49:13 | 2438 views

10/07/2005 12:55 PM Carly Fiorina, SM '89, Former Chairman and CEOHewlett-Packard; Author, Tough ChoicesDescription: To hear her tell it, Carly Fiorina's year at the Sloan School proved pivotal to her education and career. She was "const...

Ending Global Poverty

Ending Global Poverty

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Added over 2 years ago | 00:53:04 | 1993 views

09/14/2005 4:30 PM Kirsch 32-123Muhammad Yunus, Founder and Managing Director, Grameen Bank; 2006 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate; Ambassador for the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDSDescription: Imagine a bank that loans money based...