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.

Page: 6 of 7 (111 docos)

Going economically Green

Going economically Green

We revisit a power steam of green economics, a look at how the Middle east avoided the recession ...

7.5 Views: 2,185
Economics

Greenland - Economics and arctic exploration

Greenland - Economics and arctic exploration

It is a country you almost never hear about, but there are untold riches beneath all of Greenland...

5.5 Views: 3,058
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: 3,926
Economics

How The Banks Never Lose

How The Banks Never Lose

As the credit crunch continues to leave Britain cash-strapped and highstreet banks report huge lo...

5.3 Views: 3,071
Economics

How the Banks Won

How the Banks Won

As the government prepares an emergency budget to help pay for thebank bailout, Will Hutton inves...

9.0 Views: 3,178
Economics

Ian Hislop - When Bankers Were Good

Ian Hislop - When Bankers Were Good

Ian Hislop reveals how many Victorian financiers were far from comfortable about their new-found ...

3.6 Views: 2,925
Economics

IMF in Focus

IMF in Focus

A special focus on the International Monetary Fund and whether it is suited for its purpose.There...

6.4 Views: 3,287
Economics

Is Capitalism bankrupt?

Is Capitalism bankrupt?

The world is a largely capitalistic economy - one that even communist China is embracing. But wit...

7.0 Views: 3,043
Economics

Liberty and Economics - The Ludwig von Mises Legacy

Liberty and Economics - The Ludwig von Mises Legacy

What kind of man was Ludwig von Mises? As this unique film shows, Mises (1881-1973) was a man who...

7.1 Views: 3,341
Economics

Meltup

Meltup

The documentary proves through facts and statistics how hyperinflation in the U.S. is now inevita...

8.6 Views: 3,191
Economics

North Korea - A time of uncertainty

North Korea - A time of uncertainty

This episode Counting the Cost take a look at North Korea. After the death of the country's 'dear...

3.7 Views: 2,694
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: 4,184
Economics

Obama's Wall Street Tax

Obama's Wall Street Tax

Barack Obama, the US president, has proposed a new tax on 50 of the country's largest financial i...

4.7 Views: 3,080
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: 3,789
Economics

RBS - Inside the Bank that Ran Out of Money

RBS - Inside the Bank that Ran Out of Money

Documentary telling the story of how the Edinburgh-based Royal Bank of Scotland fell from grace i...

5.3 Views: 5,004
Economics

The Alaska Pipeline

The Alaska Pipeline

When Atlantic Richfield prospectors struck oil at Prudhoe Bay early in 1968, they stumbled upon t...

7.5 Views: 5,469
Economics