Economics Documentaries

The Economic genre showcases the social science behind public consumerism. Typically documenting trade, business and the goods and services consumed, economic films take you into a different world that many don't understand.

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The Prize - Our Plan

The Prize - Our Plan

Trace the turbulent, rapid rise of the world's biggest business, how a visionary but ruthless Joh...

5.8 Views: 4,304
Economics

The Prize - Empires of Oil

The Prize - Empires of Oil

Witness capitalism on a grand scale: how Shell Oil and Royal Dutch merged, then challenged the su...

6.0 Views: 4,890
Economics

The Prize - Power to the Producers

The Prize - Power to the Producers

It's the heyday of cheap oil, the dawn of the Hydrocarbon Society... and the introduction of a pr...

8.0 Views: 3,520
Economics

The Secret of Oz

The Secret of Oz

In 1996, in a documentary called "The Money Masters",, we asked the question why is America going...

5.3 Views: 3,573
Economics

The World's Greatest Money Maker - Warren Buffett

The World's Greatest Money Maker - Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett is the greatest investor of all time. His decisions about buying shares and compan...

4.4 Views: 5,901
Economics

Time for Change

Time for Change

Meet the new revolutionaries of the Do-It-Yourself cultures in Barcelona, Tallin and Jakarta. The...

8.6 Views: 3,832
Economics

What Is Money?

What Is Money?

What is Money?In this short film, some questions about money is answered by Hans-Hermann Hoppe.

7.5 Views: 3,681
Economics

Who needs the IMF?

Who needs the IMF?

With Hungary resuming its EU and IMF talks over a bailout, it seems that the country is out of op...

8.0 Views: 2,647
Economics

Who Will Save the Euro?

Who Will Save the Euro?

It is not just the banks that are in danger of going under. It is entire economies. They are the ...

2.3 Views: 2,082
Economics

The Rockefellers

The Rockefellers

For decades, the Rockefeller name was despised in America-associated with John D. Rockefeller Sr....

4.8 Views: 4,013
Economics

Inside Britain's Israel Lobby

Inside Britain's Israel Lobby

Dispatches investigates one of the most powerful and influentialpolitical lobbies in Britain, whi...

5.7 Views: 2,388
Economics

The Power of Community - How Cuba Survived Peak Oil

The Power of Community - How Cuba Survived Peak Oil

When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1990, Cuba's economy went into a tailspin. With imports of oil...

8.8 Views: 11,446
Economics

The Day of the Dollar

The Day of the Dollar

Do we live on a bubble? Is it possible for the heavily indebted American economy to collapse and ...

8.0 Views: 10,737
Economics

Is Wal-Mart Good For America?

Is Wal-Mart Good For America?

In Circleville, Ohio, population 13,000, the local RCA television-manufacturing plant was once a ...

6.1 Views: 9,985
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China vs USA  - The Battle for Oil

China vs USA - The Battle for Oil

China is perhaps too different from the US culturally and not different enough ideologically for ...

5.8 Views: 12,187
Economics

The One Percent

The One Percent

The One Percent is a 2006 documentary about the growing wealth gap between America's wealthy elit...

8.2 Views: 12,338
Economics