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 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: 12,325
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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: 12,177
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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: 9,979
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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: 10,725
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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: 11,429
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1929 - The Great Crash

1929 - The Great Crash

A documentary exploring the causes of the 1929 Wall Street Crash.Over six terrifying, desperate d...

7.8 Views: 7,067
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97% Owned - Monetary Reform documentary

97% Owned - Monetary Reform documentary

97% owned present serious research and verifiable evidence on our economic and financial system. ...

7.9 Views: 7,778
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Aftermath of a Crisis

Aftermath of a Crisis

Shortly after the start of the financial crisis of 2008, sociologist Manuel Castells surrounded h...

5.9 Views: 5,470
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Bailing out the banks

Bailing out the banks

A look at the failures of the banks, hard times in Israeli kibbutz and how they are surviving the...

8.7 Views: 5,047
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China - Africa ties

China - Africa ties

A look at China's special economic relations with Africa, after the fall of the wall in Germany 2...

3.0 Views: 5,759
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Crash - How Long Will It Last?

Crash - How Long Will It Last?

In the second half of this special two-part Dispatches, economist and author Will Hutton continue...

5.0 Views: 5,274
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Debtocracy

Debtocracy

For the first time in Greece a documentary produced by the audience. Debtocracy seeks the causes ...

7.2 Views: 5,426
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Economics in One Lesson

Economics in One Lesson

Henry Hazlitt wrote this book following his stint at the New York Times as an editorialist. His h...

7.2 Views: 3,590
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End of Liberty

End of Liberty

End of Liberty exposes from a real life perspective how the U.S. is headed for a complete societa...

6.2 Views: 3,538
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Ethics in Business

Ethics in Business

A look at ethics in business, Iraq's economy for possible investments and Sri Lanka's textile ind...

8.0 Views: 2,478
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Europe at the Brink

Europe at the Brink

In just two years, the government debt crisis that began in Greece had infected all of Europe - a...

2.8 Views: 2,943
Economics