wisskomm tv 15/08

submitted by: wisskomm
German vodcast about science communications. Forschern über die Schulter gucken: Die DFG macht Wissenschafts-TV im Netz - Online-Tagebuch vom Forschungsschiff "Meteor" - Zum Tod des Physikers John Archibald Wheeler : Nachrufe bei Wissenslogs und der New York Times - Religion und Wissenschaft: Pascal Boyer mit öffentlichen Vorträgen in Frankfurt / M und das Blog von Michael Blume - Eine neue Delphi-Studie zu künftigen Informations- und...

History of Economic Cycles (~1800-2000)

submitted by: RayTomes
Cycles Research is not a commonly studied subject and yet there are definite trends in history in the finding of information about cycles. Starting with Sir William Herschel there have been reports of various length cycles in many economic variables including commodity yields and prices, stock markets, business conditions, building activity, growth, price fluctuations and industrial production. The common cycles periods found over extended time periods are mentioned and the people that they...