Within the 2012 award-winning collection Cash, Energy and Wall Road, FRONTLINE tells the story of the struggles to restore the financial system after the 2008 monetary disaster, exploring key choices, missed alternatives, and the uneasy partnership between leaders of presidency and finance.
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Partially one among Cash, Energy and Wall Road, FRONTLINE correspondent Martin Smith interviews main bankers, authorities officers and journalists to chart the epic rise of a brand new monetary order—and the difficulty that adopted. As Wall Road innovated, its revenues skyrocketed, and monetary establishments of all stripes tied their fortunes to 1 one other. Smith probes deeply into the story of the massive banks—how they developed, how they profited, and the way the mannequin that produced unfathomable wealth planted the seeds of monetary destruction.
FRONTLINE’s veteran monetary and political producers Michael Kirk (The Selection 2020: Trump Vs. Biden, United States of Conspiracy), Martin Smith (The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, The Pension Gamble), Marcela Gaviria (The Virus: What Went Flawed?, Separated: Youngsters on the Border) and Tom Jennings (Proper to Fail, Opioids Inc.) staff as much as current this Emmy Award-winning documentary collection.
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