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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Saudi Aramco: The Company and the State

Saudi Aramco: The Company and the State

For the past two years, Saudi Arabia has prepared to place its national oil company on the stock ...

7.0 Views: 698
Economics

The Bank That Almost Broke Britain

The Bank That Almost Broke Britain

Ten years on from the global financial crash, this documentary tells the extraordinary story of h...

10.0 Views: 805
Economics

The Spider's Web: Britain's Second Empire

The Spider's Web: Britain's Second Empire

At the demise of empire, City of London financial interests created a web of secrecy jurisdiction...

10.0 Views: 992
Economics

How cash is becoming a thing of the past

How cash is becoming a thing of the past

Cashless payments are on the rise. They are fast, easy and convenient. Worldwide, cashless transa...

10.0 Views: 1,117
Economics

New Money: The Greatest Wealth Creation Event in History

New Money: The Greatest Wealth Creation Event in History

Why is one misunderstood nation now the source of more millionaires and billionaires than anywher...

8.3 Views: 1,579
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: 2,075
Economics

How the rich get richer – money in the world economy

How the rich get richer – money in the world economy

Exploding real estate prices, zero interest rate and a rising stock market – the rich are getting...

9.0 Views: 2,080
Economics

The Power of Bitcoin

The Power of Bitcoin

The rapid development of Bitcoin has become a worldwide phenomenon. In the future, Bitcoin can be...

9.0 Views: 2,191
Economics

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: 2,200
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: 2,381
Economics

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: 2,479
Economics

Facebook's IPO - Real deal or internet bubble?

Facebook's IPO - Real deal or internet bubble?

It is the biggest tech listing in history, but is it the real deal or just an internet bubble? Af...

3.8 Views: 2,601
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: 2,640
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: 2,711
Economics

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

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: 2,948
Economics