Energy, Trade Finance & Insurance | Course Intro

SANJA MARKOVIC | June 25, 2019

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Grumpy Professor Hank admits to being wrong about how everything is chemicals. But he now wants you to listen as he blows your mind with a new sweeping statement: everything (yes, really everything this time) is energy. What?! This week, Hank takes us on a quick tour of how thermodynamics is applied in chemistry using his toy trebuchet as an example, because he is a proud nerd.

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Topa Insurance Company

Topa Insurance Company is the core company of Topa Insurance Group and a member of Topa Equities Ltd., a privately held, diversified, conglomerate. Topa Insurance Company is headquartered in Calabasas, California. Topa has specialized in property and casualty specialty insurance for more than 30 years, writing personal lines, commercial lines and programs. We market and distribute our commercial and personal products through a network of appointed wholesale brokers and general agents.

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