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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Excess in the City: Bonus Bonanza

Excess in the City: Bonus Bonanza

As the City of London prepares to pay an incredible 19 billion pounds in annual bonuses to City s...

5.0 Views: 4,928
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: 4,908
Economics

Mind Over Money

Mind Over Money

In the aftermath of the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, NOVA presents "Mind Ov...

5.5 Views: 4,667
Economics

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: 4,322
Economics

Ireland: How To Blow A Fortune

Ireland: How To Blow A Fortune

Will the death of Ireland's boom-time economy spell big trouble for the UK? Fergal Keane returns ...

6.2 Views: 4,297
Economics

Who's Getting Rich On Your Money?

Who's Getting Rich On Your Money?

As Government spending cuts bite, one group of businessmen know they will keep making vast profit...

3.7 Views: 4,258
Economics

Futureshock - Property Crash

Futureshock - Property Crash

In a special programme, RTE Television examines whether Ireland's property bubble is about to bur...

5.8 Views: 4,227
Economics

Not For Sale

Not For Sale

People all around the world are becoming increasingly dependent on a small number of large multin...

6.0 Views: 4,217
Economics

The Money Fix

The Money Fix

Money is just information, a way we measure what we trade, nothing of value in itself. And we can...

9.3 Views: 4,049
Economics

The Rockefellers

The Rockefellers

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

5.0 Views: 4,038
Economics

How an Economy Grows and Why It Doesn't

How an Economy Grows and Why It Doesn't

This book superbly explains economics in a simple and easy to understand comic book format, it's ...

8.3 Views: 3,984
Economics

The Eye of the Storm

The Eye of the Storm

The Eye of the StormExplains the Fed's unique role in the banking system and its response to Hurr...

6.0 Views: 3,859
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: 3,850
Economics

Puntland - In search of black gold

Puntland - In search of black gold

Puntland, one of the poorest regions in Africa, has been a semi-autonomous region in Somalia sinc...

5.0 Views: 3,821
Economics

The Taxing Question of Land

The Taxing Question of Land

Complex tax systems allow for avoidance, evasion and expensive administration costs to both the p...

4.9 Views: 3,808
Economics

What Is Money?

What Is Money?

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

7.6 Views: 3,699
Economics