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Bill Gates2
Bill Gates2
Bill Gates2 Bill Gates Bill Gates, cofounder of the Microsoft corporation, holds 30.7 percent of its stock making him one of the richest people in the United States. He was the marketing and sales strategist behind many of Microsoft\'s software deals. Their software became the industry standard in the early 1980s and has just increased in distribution as the company has grown, so much that the Federal government is suggesting that Microsoft has violated Sherman and Clayton antitrust acts. Bill G
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bla bal THE DESTRUCTION OF MAN KIND We know there will be problems in environmental terms, many serious problems, but it is a matter of economics. There won\'t be any complete disaster, and what we cannot solve, well, that\'s the price we have to pay. - Eduardo Albuquerque Barbosa There is a constant war that is being fought in the rainforests of South America. The death toll is one that far surpasses any other war in history. Vietnam and World War II had minimal loss of life compared to this
Canadian fur trade
Canadian fur trade
canadian fur trade Canadian Fur Trade By: Michael Bell E-mail: [email protected] The Fur Trade in Canada is a huge part of our history and has played a big role in shaping us as a country. There are many aspects of the Fur Trade that must be looked at to see how Canada has been shaped economically and politically in the past and present. The Fur Trade has also affected the lives of people who lived during the Fur Trade as well as people today through the way capital has been controlled and di
Carnival cruise lines
Carnival cruise lines
carnival cruise lines The history of the Carnival Corporation begins in 1972, when Ted Arison set up Carnival Cruise Lines as a subsidiary of the American International Travel Service. The first ship ran aground, but Arison remained steadfast in achieving his vision of a cruise line offering affordable vacation packages to middle-income consumers. By 1977, Carnival had three ships, and ten years later, as the industry leader, the company went public. In the early 1990s, Carnival began to diversi
Case for legalization
Case for legalization
case for legalization Case for Legalizing Marijuana What Is Marijuana? Marijuana, a drug obtained from dried and crumpled parts of the ubiquitous hemp plant Cannabis sativa (or Cannabis indica). Smoked by rolling in tobacco paper or placing in a pipe. It is also otherwise consumed worldwide by an estimated 200,000,000 persons for pleasure, an escape from reality, or relaxation. Marijuana is known by a variety of names such as if (Morocco), dagga (South Africa), and bhang (India). Common in the U
Censoship
Censoship
censoship Music is a form of expression and, like all forms of expression, is protected by first amendment rights. So, it would be unconstitutional for the government to censor it. Music censorship has tormented our generations society since the rap groups of the early eighties. With their sexual lyrics and explicit content, they were the first to be labeled as indecent and explicit. Censorship has always been around in some form or another, but there has been a lot of dispute over what censorsh
Changes before the Revolution for Colonists
Changes before the Revolution for Colonists
Changes before the Revolution for Colonists Between the settlement at Jamestown in 1607 and the Treaty of Paris in 1763, the most important change that occurred in the colonies was the extension of British ideals far beyond the practice in England itself. Changes in religion, economics, politics and social structures illustrate this Americanization of the transplanted Europeans. In a similar economic revolution, the colonies outgrew their mercantile relationship with the mother country and devel
Citing MLA
Citing MLA
Citing MLA Name of the author, editor, compiler, or translator of the source (if available and relevant), reversed for alphabetizing and followed by an abbreviation, such as ed., if appropriate Title of a poem, short story, article, or similar short work within a scholarly project, database, or periodical (in quotation marks); or title of a posting to a discussion list or forum (taken from the subject line and put in quotation marks), followed by the description Online posting Title of a book (u
Cold war1
Cold war1
cold war1 Cold War My first inclination would be to answer the first question with a clear YES. But come to think of it, the causes of war really have not changed at all, or at least very little. Rather than changes, there has been a shift in the causes. The cause of war which has dominated the last 50 years was the cause of ideology. However, due to the recent end of the Cold War, this cause of war, has significantly declined and is almost trivial. The causes of war have shifted from mainly i
College essay1
College essay1
college essay1 I look to the University of Maryland as the next step in my academic journey. Over the last year, I have finally realized the importance of academic success in achieving my goals. This realization has made me a more mature individual, and I feel capable of handling the challenges of a rigorous academic career. As a high school student, I was unprepared to make a total commitment to my education. This changed, however, during my time at the University of Rhode Island. I achieved a
College essay1
College essay1
college essay1 I look to the University of Maryland as the next step in my academic journey. Over the last year, I have finally realized the importance of academic success in achieving my goals. This realization has made me a more mature individual, and I feel capable of handling the challenges of a rigorous academic career. As a high school student, I was unprepared to make a total commitment to my education. This changed, however, during my time at the University of Rhode Island. I achieved a
Colonies
Colonies
colonies The Colonies by 1763 : A New Society? Between the settlement of Jamestown in 1607 and the Treaty of Paris in 1763, the most important change that occurred in the colonies was the emergence of society quite different from that in England. Changes in religion, economics, politics and social structure illustrate this Americanization of the transplanted Europeans. By 1763, although some colonies still maintained established churches, other colonies had accomplished a virtual revolution for
Crude oil report
Crude oil report
crude oil report Crude Oil Crude Oil Farnaz Kermaani Table of Contents The Statistics and History of Crude Oil 4 Crude Oils Economic Theory 6 The Market Place 10 Trading Crude Oil 13 Charting Prices 14 Keeping a Diary 15 Trading positions 17 Trading Positions Chart 18 Summary 19 Bibliography 20 The Statistics and History of Crude Oil A mixture of comparatively volatile liquid hydrocarbons (compounds composed mainly of hydrogen and carbon with some nitrogen, sulfur, and oxygen) that occurs in th
CUrrency
CUrrency
CUrrency Currency, the Beginning, the Present , and the Future Money - in the traditional sense no longer exists. It died two decades ago when Richard Nixon forever abolished the gold standard. Since then, money as we once knew it has been replaced by an unstable new global medium of exchange that is called \'megabyte money\'... megabyte money is a threat not only to our country\'s long-term growth and prosperity, but to the individual as well. - Joel Kurtzman, The Death Of Money, 1993 Economy
Deloitte Consulting
Deloitte Consulting
Deloitte Consulting Deloitte Consulting http://www.dc.com/careers SYSTEMS ANALYST / Full Time Location: OC , CA Company Description: Deloitte Consulting is one of the largest management consulting firms in the US. Our practice encompasses virtually all aspects of operations, finance and information technology consulting in most major industries. We have built a reputation for developing and implementing innovative solutions to the problems facing buisness leaders. Job Description: The SA posit
Diagnosis Related Groups
Diagnosis Related Groups
Diagnosis Related Groups Page 2 I. Introduction The rising cost of medical care in the United States has been a concern for quite some time. Beginning in the 1960s with the advent of Medicare, a system has been needed that will balance cost with services provided within acceptable parameters. In 1982, the US Congress placed a cap on operating expenses for each Medicare case treated in a hospital, as a protective measure to insure adequate payment within reasonable limits. A prospective payment s
Distruction
Distruction
Distruction Home Submit and Request Essays Link Help Contact Us THE DESTRUCTION OF MAN KIND We know there will be problems in environmental terms, many serious problems, but it is a matter of economics. There won\'t be any complete disaster, and what we cannot solve, well, that\'s the price we have to pay. - Eduardo Albuquerque Barbosa There is a constant war that is being fought in the rainforests of South America. The death toll is one that far surpasses any other war in history. Vietnam and
Drug Trafficking Between US and South America
Drug Trafficking Between US and South America
Drug Trafficking Between US and South America Introduction Approaching and addressing international drug issues in 1999 is not a simple task due to numerous contradictions that involve the inherent nature of economics, politics, culture, and individual ideologies. The normal attributes of drugs, as well as the changing characteristics of these mind-altering substances, makes them the center of complex studies that end up producing contradictory and inconclusive reports. Furthermore, confusion re
Ecomic advances
Ecomic advances
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Econ 4340
Econ 4340
Econ 4340 Econ 4350 Written assignments I. The Wall Street Journal In Section A of the journal there is a page titled INTERNATION. This page should be read every day. On the last class period of the week, the student will submit a summary of three articles which appeared that week or the previous week. The Format: A. The three summaries will be typed. B. Title and date of publication on first line, followed by the summary starting on the second line. C. Two lines will be skipped between each sum
Economic Growth versus Income Inequality
Economic Growth versus Income Inequality
Economic Growth versus Income Inequality Economic Growth versus Income Inequality Robert Dean January 5th, 2000 For ten years now, our economy has been growing more dramatically than any other time since World War II. . The stock market is at an all-time high. The government is spending less on itself, and more on the people-weve finally achieved a balanced budget. If were doing so well, why isnt everyone getting rich? Most economists point to the fact that the upper class is running away wit
Economics education
Economics education
economics education 22 education affects labor supply only via its effect on wages; in the literature on the return to education it allows unbiased estimates to be obtained from selected samples; and it substantially reduces the extent to which income taxation discourages human capital accumulation, and hence the extent to which taxation retards transitional and/or endogenous growth. This paper used a very simple, but compelling, model (i.e., the conclusion is not due to the simplicity of the mo
Economics of Veterans Stadium
Economics of Veterans Stadium
Economics of Veterans Stadium Veterans Stadium was opened in 1971 and is the home of both the Philadelphia Phillies of the National League and the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football Conference. It is located on 74 acres in South Philadelphia and is located near the First Union Complex. First Union Complex is home to the Flyers of the National Hockey League and the 76s of the National Basketball Association among other Philadelphia sports teams. Before Veterans Stadium was built the Ph
ECONOMY OF PAKISTAN
ECONOMY OF PAKISTAN
ECONOMY OF PAKISTAN Pakistan A Portrait of the Death of an Economy My topic deals with Pakistan, its relationship with the IMF and World Bank, and its internal problems that are causing unemployment, poverty, economic crisis and hunger. I shall be analyzing the situation using the neo-classical theory, as it is what the economists of the Pakistan government and the IMF are using to alleviate the economic instability of the country. Situated in the sub-continent, Pakistan is a low-income country,
EDU 123
EDU 123
EDU 123 Kenny Costa EDU 305 Susan A. Schnebel Part I In order to make a perfect pizza pie, you need to have fresh dough with a little virgin olive oil rubbed on top, a not to bitter, little sweet sauce, fresh mozzarella and parmigiana cheese, and a pinch of oregano. For some people these are the ingredients that make up a delicious pizza pie, unfortunately, even with the best ingredients someone could still ruin the pie. The same holds true in the ingredients that go into curriculum development.
Education in tokyo
Education in tokyo
education in tokyo Schooling in Japan emphasizes diligence, self-criticism and well organized study habits. The belief is ingrained in children that hard work and perseverance will yield success in life. Much of official school life is devoted to directly and indirectly teaching correct attitudes and moral values and developing character. At the same time, the academic achievement of Japanese students is extremely high by international standards. The majority of Japanese children begin their edu
Education Standards
Education Standards
Education Standards In the mid-1980s, the condition of schools in the United States became a major issue. Some educators reacted angrily or defensively to the sudden scrutiny of the institution for which they were responsible. They treated this new concern for the schools as attacks on them. Others realized that this should be the time to initiate some long-overdue reforms in the way schools function. They also thought this could be the chance to build public support for better education. Accor
Effects of Outward Foreign Direct Investment
Effects of Outward Foreign Direct Investment
Effects of Outward Foreign Direct Investment The Effects of Foreign Direct Investment on the Home Country Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) could be defined as a minimum 10 percent investment of equity or capital by a firm based in one country (home economy) to an enterprise resident in another country (the host economy). The new entity then becomes a multinational enterprise (MNE). Many companies prefer FDI to exporting to gain access to new or larger markets, gain cost advantages in the host cou
Ethical egoism
Ethical egoism
ethical egoism Ethical Egoism: In Pursuit of Self-Interest Ethical Egoism Ethical Egoism, like all other moral philosophical theories, tries to develop a comprehensive set of rules by which each person should govern their lives. Instead of approaching each daily decision separately and interpreting the correct response, philosophers try to find an overall nucleus of rules that will guide each person in their daily lives. This is obviously not an easy task. Ethical egoism tries to solve the probl
European Union
European Union
European Union The Delegation of Trade Authority in the EU Even though, for the past several decades, member states of the European Union (EU) have been derelict with their power to act as independent players in international trade negotiations, they have recently begun to recapture some of their lost trade sovereignty. (Kennett 1996) Neither the European Court of Justice 1994s opinion, nor the 1997 formal reform of trade policy process at Amsterdam delegated full negotiating power to the Commi
European Union
European Union
European Union The Delegation of Trade Authority in the EU Even though, for the past several decades, member states of the European Union (EU) have been derelict with their power to act as independent players in international trade negotiations, they have recently begun to recapture some of their lost trade sovereignty. (Kennett 1996) Neither the European Court of Justice 1994s opinion, nor the 1997 formal reform of trade policy process at Amsterdam delegated full negotiating power to the Commi
Feminism
Feminism
Feminism Feminism And Gender Equality In The 1990\'s Overall, the rights and status of women have improved considerably in the last century; however, gender equality has recently been threatened within the last decade. Blatantly sexist laws and practices are slowly being eliminated while social perceptions of women\'s roles continue to stagnate and even degrade back to traditional ideals. It is these social perceptions that challenge the evolution of women as equal on all levels. In this study
Feminist
Feminist
Feminist Throughout history, men and women have struggled to understand each other. Society has struggled to meld their complex differences while embracing the wonder of individuality. Biologist attempt to explain why men and women are different yet comes from the very similar genetic make-up. Psychologists have made grand strides in understanding how the mind works in the dynamics of relationships between men and women. And in a society that is governed by economics, the realm of social status
Foreign relations between kenya and the united sta
Foreign relations between kenya and the united sta
foreign relations between kenya and the united states International Relations between Kenya and the United States The Kenyan cooperation with the United States is beneficial both economically and socially. According to the Kenyan Embassy in Washington, D.C., they believe such a union will help the promotion of economic and social development. In the past, the United States has provided economic assistance; in addition, they have given medical assistance in times of hardship such as the Nairobi
Forein affairs
Forein affairs
forein affairs Future Involvement in Foreign Affairs Since the United States is one of the last remaining super powers of the world, we have the obligation to maintain and support good relations with the smaller and weaker nations throughout the world. We should take full advantage of this authority in several different ways. First the U.S. must focus on investing and trading with those nations who have yet to become economic powers; second, we must implement a consistent foreign policy towards
Frances monarchy
Frances monarchy
frances monarchy The Accomplishments of Cardinal Richelieu Essay submitted by [email protected] Up until the mid 17th century, it was evident that France was by no means a major player in the field of European affairs. Spain was still the most powerful state as it held a dominant monopoly over European commerce and economics. However, by 1648, this power would shift, and France would come into its own in terms of political and economic influence. The transfer of power was aided by a weakening
Gates
Gates
gates Bill Gates Bill Gates, cofounder of the Microsoft corporation, holds 30.7 percent of its stock making him one of the richest people in the United States. He was the marketing and sales strategist behind many of Microsoft\'s software deals. Their software became the industry standard in the early 1980s and has just increased in distribution as the company has grown, so much that the Federal government is suggesting that Microsoft has violated Sherman and Clayton antitrust acts. Bill Gates\'
Gates1
Gates1
gates1 Bill Gates Bill Gates, cofounder of the Microsoft corporation, holds 30.7 percent of its stock making him one of the richest people in the United States. He was the marketing and sales strategist behind many of Microsoft\'s software deals. Their software became the industry standard in the early 1980s and has just increased in distribution as the company has grown, so much that the Federal government is suggesting that Microsoft has violated Sherman and Clayton antitrust acts. Bill Gates\
Germany2
Germany2
germany2 Communism The shocking fall of communism in Eastern and Central Europe in the late eighties was remarkable for both its rapidity and its scope. The specifics of communism\'s demise varied among nations, but similarities in both the causes and the effects of these revolutions were quite similar. As well, all of the nations involved shared the common goals of implementing democratic systems of government and moving to market economies. In each of these nations, the communist regimes in po
Germany3
Germany3
germany3 Micheal Novak is the prolific author of numerous monographs, articles, and reviews, and has written over twenty-five influential books in philosophy, theology, political economy, and culture. He holds the George Fredrick Jewett Chair in Religion, Philosophy, and Public Policy at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington D.C., where he also serves as Director of Social and Political studies. He has lectured almost all over the world and has taught at Harvard, Stanford, Syracuse, an
Gilgamesh2
Gilgamesh2
gilgamesh2 n The Epic of Gilgamesh, Gilgamesh, the hero of this epic, achieves many feats of skill, which makes him famous, but that is not the reason it is an epic. The Epic of Gilgamesh fulfills the requirements of an epic by being consistently relevant to a human society and carries immortal themes and messages. By looking at literature throughout history, one can infer the themes that are consistently passed on to other generations of humans. It is in human nature for people to want to excel
Gliricidia sepium
Gliricidia sepium
gliricidia sepium GLIRICIDIA SEPIUM Content History Introduction and Description Common Names Chemical Compounds Toxicity Uses and Efficacy History Gliricidia was first used in Mexico to provide shade for cacao plantations. It is from this use that the Aztecs labeled the tree Madre de Cacao (Mother of cacao). Later, in the 18th Century, Gliricidia was brought to Sri Lanka to provide shade for coffee plantations. Today, the tree\'s long leafy branches are used to shade vanilla and tea crops as
Gliricidiaa sepium
Gliricidiaa sepium
Gliricidiaa sepium GLIRICIDIA SEPIUM Content History Introduction and Description Common Names Chemical Compounds Toxicity Uses and Efficacy History Gliricidia was first used in Mexico to provide shade for cacao plantations. It is from this use that the Aztecs labeled the tree Madre de Cacao (Mother of cacao). Later, in the 18th Century, Gliricidia was brought to Sri Lanka to provide shade for coffee plantations. Today, the tree\'s long leafy branches are used to shade vanilla and tea crops as
Gloabalization
Gloabalization
Gloabalization Clark Bacon Economics Final Globalization Through out time countries have tried to protect their companies and workers from foreign competition by taxing imports. In the past thirty years this has changed drastically. The change resulted for a variety of reasons: technology, peace among world powers, and many other changes in society that occur over time. Today, more and more companies are entering the global economy, while governments are simultaneously promoting world trade. In
Goverment spending
Goverment spending
Goverment spending Government Spending & Budget As many Federal departments and agencies lurch into an era of running without funds, the leaders of both parties of Congress are spending less and less time searching for a compromise to balance the budget, and more and more time deciding how to use it to their advantage on the campaign trail. Meanwhile money is easily borrowed to pay for government overhead. In an attempt to change this, on June 29, Congress voted in favor of HConRes67 that called
Government Spending
Government Spending
Government Spending Government Spending & Budget As many Federal departments and agencies lurch into an era of running without funds, the leaders of both parties of Congress are spending less and less time searching for a compromise to balance the budget, and more and more time deciding how to use it to their advantage on the campaign trail. Meanwhile money is easily borrowed to pay for government overhead. In an attempt to change this, on June 29, Congress voted in favor of HConRes67 that calle
Government Spending
Government Spending
Government Spending Government Spending & Budget As many Federal departments and agencies lurch into an era of running without funds, the leaders of both parties of Congress are spending less and less time searching for a compromise to balance the budget, and more and more time deciding how to use it to their advantage on the campaign trail. Meanwhile money is easily borrowed to pay for government overhead. In an attempt to change this, on June 29, Congress voted in favor of HConRes67 that calle
Great Depressoin
Great Depressoin
Great Depressoin The Great Depression is probably one of the most misunderstood events in American history. It is routinely cited as proof that unregulated capitalism is bad, and that only a massive welfare state, huge amounts of economic regulation, and other interventions, can save capitalism from itself. Among the many myths surrounding the Great Depression are that Herbert Hoover was a laissez faire president and that FDR brought us out of the depression. What caused the Great Depression? To
Hawaiian Revolution
Hawaiian Revolution
Hawaiian Revolution In the middle of the the nineteenth century, the Hawaiian Kingdom was a sovereign nation. the Kingdom had a monarchy that dated back to the English explorer Captain Cook\'s arrival in the eighteenth century. By the end of the century United States influence would continue to grow, from American influence within the kingdom to active involvment in the overthrow of the monarchy and the establishment of a new government. The role that the United States played was critical to the
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I love u
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