Economics

The Pension Gamble

The Pension Gamble

2021, Economics

Older civil servant workers in America are worried. Sure they have steady jobs - as firefighters, public school teachers, and police officers - still, sadly, they can no longer count on one of the most basic financial safety nets they have worked very...

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Congo: Millionaires of Chaos

Congo: Millionaires of Chaos

2018, Economics

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is the largest country in Central Africa. It is six times the size of Germany and home to over 100 million people. Armed uprisings, political upheavals and violence have marked its history resulting in almost six...

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China: Power and Prosperity

China: Power and Prosperity

2019, Economics

From PBS NewsHour comes China: Power and Prosperity, an immersive feature-length exploration of the country's internal progress and growing sphere of power and influence across the globe. Featuring insights from more than 70 interview subjects, the...

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Running on Empty

Running on Empty

2019, Economics

The writing is on the wall, and on the road. Combustible engines are on their way out, and electric cars are our future. The countries that lag behind this emerging trend are destined to be left in the dust. So argues the new documentary Running on...

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The New Silk Road

The New Silk Road

2019, Economics

China's global reach and influence have made them a true global superpower, a status they are determined to widen ever further through the construction of a complex set of interconnections between Asia and all of Europe. This is one of the most...

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Trump's Trade War (PBS)

Trump's Trade War (PBS)

2019, Economics

The long-standing tensions between the United States and China are reaching a boiling point amidst the current battles over trade. Trump's Trade War investigates the factors that continue to plague the promise of productive negotiations between the...

6.49
A World Without Money

A World Without Money

2018, Economics

Plastic swipes, chip readers and mobile apps have transformed the way consumers transact. They enjoy the convenience, speed and efficiency of living in a post-cash world. A World Without Money examines this new reality, and probes the potential...

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