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ECONOMIC MELTDOWN (THE): How America's Fiscal Fallout Triggered a Global Crisis (Five videos on 2 DVDs)
A set of five 60 minute programs that describe how America's fiscal fallout triggered a global crisis.
The five programs in the series are:
INSIDE THE MELTDOWN
An investigation of how the economy went so bad, so fast, and what Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson didn't see, couldn't stop, and weren't able to fix.
TEN TRILLION AND COUNTING
Tracks the politics behind America's mountain of debt. Is this crisis far bigger than our current financial mess?
BREAKING THE BANK
Goes inside the saga of Ken Lewis and Bank of America; from the start, the Merrill deal was troubled … then the government took over.
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In the midst of the 1990s bull market, one lone regulator warned about the dangers of derivatives - and overnight became the enemy of some of the most powerful people in Washington.
As the nation faces yet another round of fiscal crises, this program investigates the inside history of how Washington has failed to solve the country's problems of debt and deficit.