WorldCat Identities

Stasio, Frank

Overview
Works: 44 works in 45 publications in 1 language and 93 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Classical music radio programs  Interviews  History 
Roles: Reporter, Narrator
Classifications: TD657, 627
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frank Stasio
Reining in the storm one building at a time( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Showcases state-of-the-art models of Low Impact Development (LID) in Virginia... Features 21 LID pioneers, including Earl Shaver, the father of modern stormwater management" -- Container
City streets, the asylum of the '80s( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a look at America's mentally ill homeless and the deinstitutionalization programs that have failed to track mental patients once they have left the hospital to live in the community. Includes interviews with mental patients, health care professionals, government officials, and others
Reclaiming our water the Occoquan River watershed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video is a one hour documentary on water management of the Occoquan River Watershed
Technology and the disabled( Recording )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the problems brought about by high-tech devices and their use by the disabled. Shows the roles of the inventors and consumers in developing these specialized aids and devices. Features interviews with disabled people, developers of these devices, and others
Economics U$A( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This introductory lesson in the microeconomics sequence explains the concept of the production function and describes how firms can minimize their costs of production by utilizing the optimal combination of inputs and scale of operation
International Education Programs( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

We live in a global community, but how much do our children really know about the world? There's been a government push for more students to learn other languages and experience different cultures. Find out more as we look international education programs
Last Chance Travel Plans( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

It's not too late. You can still find great travel deals for Labor Day weekend and beyond. Join guest host Frank Stasio for insight on adventure travel, weekend getaways, and Internet travel tips
Women's Tennis( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Venus. Martina. Lindsay. Serena. The stars of women's tennis are so well-known, they need only one name. Ratings are so high that the U.S. Open will feature the women's finals prime-time. Join guest host Frank Stasio for a look behind the rising popularity of women's tennis
Around New York( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the first half of the program (2:00-3:00 P.M.), host Fred Child talks to cellist Darrett Adkins and violinist Brian Krinke about the wrap-up of the 1995 season of Summergarden, a free concert series held at the Sculpture Garden at the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA). Both Adkins and Krinke play with various musicians two previews from Summergarden live in the WNYC performance studio. In the second half of the program (3:00-4:00 P.M.), host Fred Child talks with clarinetist Todd Palmer and pianist Carol Archer about their new CD "Hermit songs" (1995), and they play several selections from the CD live in the WNYC performance studio
Economics USA( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Illustrates the concepts of perfect competition and the elasticity of supply and demand by examining the history of farming in 20th century America. Covers the impact of the depression on farmers and on the dairy industry, the impact of WWI and WWII on agricultural production and prices, the "New Deal", the soil bank, agricultural surpluses and subsidies for farmers
Economics U$A( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Defines the concept of "external diseconomy," shows the ways in which externalities can be calculated, and uses a cost-benefit analysis to determine the "optimum" level of pollution
Economics U$A( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reviews the causes of inflation in the late 1960s, its impact on the economy, and the difficulties in fighting it
Animal Therapy( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pet a dog and lower your blood pressure. Doctors are now using animals as therapy everywhere from the pediatric to the psychiatry wards. A discussion on animal therapy and how it has evolved to become a part of modern health care
Economics U$A( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows how the degree to which a firm controls the market affects prices and economic efficiency, and defines the role of government in trying to prevent or regulate monopolies
Economics U$A( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This telecourse introduction illustrated how unlimited wants and scarce resources lead to tradeoffs and choices. Videotapes in the telecourse are designed to teach economic principles through examination of illustrative events (AT&T breakup, airline industry deregulation, TVA, the Depression) and interviews with key economists (Milton Friedman, John Kenneth Galbraith, Walter Heller, Alice Rivlin). An Annenberg/CPB project
Economics U$A( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Outlines the economic reasons for payments of interest and normal profits, the causes of "windfall" profits, and how the decision to invest in plant and equipment is related to the interest rate and expected returns on the investment
West Nile Virus( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dead birds keep turning up in D.C., Maryland, and Virginia - the culprit, the West Nile Virus. Join us as we discuss the state of local public health efforts to combat this mysterious disease
Tech Tuesday: A Discussion with M. Mitchell Waldrop( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Who was JCR Licklider and how did he change your life? Well, in large part, he is the man responsible for creating the human-computer symbiosis that resulted in the Internet. On this Tech Tuesday, learn how this experimental psychologist from Harvard came to work at the Pentagon and essentially gave rise to the computer revolution
Economics U$A( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows how the demand for labor depends on the marginal value product and the real wage rate, and how labor unions affect the supply of labor, wages, and economic efficiency
Economics U$A( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows how inflation and unemployment can rise simultaneously when there is a supply shock and how demand management policies can fight cost-push inflation only by increasing unemployment
 
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