Web links issue 13

For your further delight and edification online, E&T highlights here a collection of other web resources, should you wish to research more information about topics raised in issue 13 of E&T magazine.

Government projects to beat the recession across the globe

www.worldbank.org/infra

www.warmfront.co.uk/

www.cahighspeedrail.ca.gov/

Obama, Roosevelt and the New Old Deal to save the American economy

www.recovery.gov/

www.brookings.edu/topics/economic-stimulus.aspx

www.infrastructurereportcard.org/

The much-loved knife

www.victorinox.ch

String theory

www.rotosound.com

Cash to go green

www.cleangreencars.co.uk/

www.independent.co.uk/life-style/motoring/features/batteries-included-are-ecofriendly-cars-any-good-1722687.html

www.yourgreencar.com/

Counting the costs of going green

www.independent.co.uk/opinion/commentators/dominic-lawson/dominic-lawson-the-staggering-cost-of-renewable-energy-813350.html

www.therenewableenergycentre.co.uk/

www.ft.com/cms/s/0/c49ce7d2-6da5-11de-8b19-00144feabdc0.html

www.smh.com.au/environment/energy-smart/renewables-may-cost-less-than-coal-power-20090702-d6ki.html

Global engineer

www.cocoroselondon.com

www.annesemonin.com

Super-fast broadband all over Australia

www.dbcde.gov.au/funding_and_programs/national_broadband_network

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Broadband_Network_(Australia)

Did engineers blow up the economy?

Bouchaud’s hedge fund:

www.cfm.fr/

Sornette on bubbles and crashes:

www.er.ethz.ch/publications/finance/bubbles_theory

Ishikawa’s book and blog

www.howicausedthecreditcrunch.blogspot.com/

The Scholes formula

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black%E2%80%93Scholes

Lightning reactions needed for aircraft in bad weather

ACARS podcast:

BEA (Accident investigators):

FAA:

Frost and Sullivan:

Honeywell Aerospace:

Modern lift safety: confusing lift standards could be dangerous

www.towerbridge.org

www.safed.co.uk/

www.leia.co.uk/

www.loler.org.uk/

www.iso.org/iso/iso_catalogue/catalogue_ics/catalogue_detail_ics.htm?ics1=91&ics2=140&ics3=90&csnumber=45698

www.hse.gov.uk/

http://thyssenkruppelevator.com

Fools Gold

www.littlebrown.co.uk

How crucial was the Marshall Plan for the reconstruction of Germany?

www.guardian.co.uk/news/2000/mar/18/guardianobituaries

www.guardian.co.uk/science/2007/aug/29/sciencenews.secondworldwar

www.oecd.org/document/10/0,3343,en_2649_201185_1876938_1_1_1_1,00.html

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