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MIT's Entrepreneurial Development and Impact Over the Past 50 Years

MIT's Entrepreneurial Development a...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:02:00 | 4775 views

06/05/2010 9:00 AM Wong AuditoriumEdward B. Roberts, '57, SM '58, SM '60, PhD '62, David Sarnoff Professor of the Management of Technology; Chair, MIT Entrepreneurship CenterDescription: Ed Roberts reviews the effects of entrepreneurshi...

The Road from Copenhagen

The Road from Copenhagen

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:54:00 | 11025 views

02/05/2010 3:00 PM 34"101Ernest Moniz, Director, MIT Energy Initiative; Henry D. Jacoby, Professor of Management, MIT Sloan; Michael Greenstone, Department of Economics; Rob Stavins, Albert Pratt Professor of Business and Government, ...

The Economic Meltdown: What Have We Learned, if Anything?

The Economic Meltdown: What Have We...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 9376 views

02/05/2010 4:15 PM 32"123Paul Krugman, PhD'77, Professor of Economics and International Affairs; Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton UniversityDescription: The U.S. has had more than 70 years to come to ...

Health Care Reform in the US: What Will it Look Like and What Does it Mean?

Health Care Reform in the US: What ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:26:00 | 11062 views

01/26/2010 12:00 PM 32"123Jonathan Gruber, '87, Professor of Economics MacVicar Faculty Fellow; ; Andrea Louise Campbell, Associate Professor, Political Science; Joseph J. Doyle, Associate Professor, Economics, MIT Sloan School of Man...

Transportation in Contemporary Society: A Complex Systems Approach

Transportation in Contemporary Soci...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 5002 views

03/09/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Joseph Sussman, J R East Professor of Civil and Environmental EngineeringDescription: In the nineteen fifties and sixties, students of transportation focused on building infrastructure and applied lessons from the...

The Tough Get Growing: How to Succeed in a Down Economy

The Tough Get Growing: How to Succe...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:32:00 | 6607 views

11/16/2009 6:00 PM KresgeBo Fishback, VP, Entrepreneurship, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation; Eugene Fitzgerald, '85, Merton C. Flemings"SMA Professor, MIT Department of Materials Science and Engineering; Helen Greiner, '89, CEO, The D...

Creating a Game Plan for Transition to a Sustainable Economy

Creating a Game Plan for Transition...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:58:56 | 9094 views

11/17/2009 12:00 PM Wong AuditoriumJeffrey Hollender, Co"founder & Executive Chair; Seventh Generation Description: The "chief inspired protagonist" of one of the nation's oldest and most successful green manufacturers apologizes for de...

Entrepreneurship, Government, and Development in Africa

Entrepreneurship, Government, and D...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:15:00 | 6434 views

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 3 years ago | 01:30:00 | 5893 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 3 years ago | 01:02:00 | 4196 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 3 years ago | 01:12:00 | 6416 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

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:18:00 | 3238 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 ...