Find industry contacts & talent representation access in-development titles not available on imdb get the latest news from leading industry trades. This cascade of easy money, he argues, was the underlying cause of the surge in bank lending, bond issuance and new derivative contracts that planet finance witnessed after 2000 . The ascent of money: a financial history of the world by niall ferguson penguin press, 2008 see more reviews over the years, harvard professor niall ferguson has repeatedly distinguished himself with his detailed, yet riveting, analyses of financial history.
Each episode shows how a big bang in the ascent of money has changed the course of history in this six-part series, historian niall ferguson tells the story of money and the rise of global finance bringing context and understanding to the current economic crisis, he reveals how the history of finance has been punctuated by gut-wrenching crashes. Part 4: planet finance 53m 97% sign up to watch every episode of the ascent of money start your free trial episodes in the ascent of money part 1: from. Ascent of money: planet finance airs wednesday, july 29 at 9 pm on kpbs tv friday, july 24, 2009 may be found in the history of the ascent of money watch previous episodes from this four. The ascent of money season 1 : episode 4 watch your favorite shows on prime video part 4: planet finance s 1 : ep 4 aired 7/28/09 (57:44) go pbs free tvcom.
The ascent of money - risky business 8:30pm thursday, 18 jun 2009 documentary cc g life is a risky business, which is why people take out insurance. This article is within the scope of wikiproject finance & investment, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of articles related to finance and investment on wikipedia if you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks. Video: the ascent of money episode 4: planet finance | watch. The ascent of money (us) season 1 episode 3 risky business : in risky business, part three of the four-part the ascent of money, economist and historian niall ferguson examines the roots of the insurance industry, natural disasters and risk management, and the history of hedge funds. Explores the history of global finance and explains worldwide economic fundamentals and impacts.
Documentary the book was adapted into a 6 part television documentary with the new full title ascent of money: boom and bust for channel 4 in the uk  it also aired on tvb pearl in hong kong. The ascent of money episode 4: planet finance the ascent of money part 4: planet finance niall ferguson chronicles the globalization of finance, and the recent. The ascent of money — four episodes april 26, 2018 ben gilberti 1 comment these 4 episodes from curiosity stream are a masterpiece in both the high quality of its content and in all its wonderful ways of expression. Niall ferguson on the crucial 'ascent of money' in his new book the ascent of money: a financial history of the world, historian niall ferguson argues that money, in its many forms, is the root. The ascent of money episode 4: planet finance in the final episode, niall ferguson chronicles the spread of good and bad financial practices across the globe, the meteoric rise of the american.
Use one of the services below to sign in to pbs: you've just tried to add this video to your watchlist so you can watch it later. The ascent of money by niall ferguson explores the development of financial systems - primarily european systems from about the year 1400 onward and the united states system since the civil war there is major focus on the us economy in the late 20th and early 21st centuries. Watch the pbs program based on the ascent of money niall ferguson follows the money to tell the human story behind the evolution of finance, from its origins in ancient mesopotamia to the latest upheavals on what he calls planet finance.
It looks like we don't have any quotes for this title yet be the first to contribute just click the edit page button at the bottom of the page or learn more in the quotes submission guide. In the second episode of the four-hour series the ascent of money, economist and historian niall ferguson explores john law and his louisiana territory ponzi scheme that wrecked the economy of 18th century france and the innovations that let bond markets support warfare in europe. Niall ferguson offers a comprehensive collection of anecdotes and observations about the development of finance he begins with a brief discussion of pre-money societies then, he carries you through the birth of banking in renaissance italy, the 18th-century mississippi and south sea bubbles, the.
The ascent of money topic the ascent of money: a financial history of the world is a 2008 book by harvard professor niall ferguson, and an adapted television documentary for channel 4 (uk) and pbs (us), which in 2009 won an international emmy award. Watch the ascent of money videos on demand stream full episodes online watch the ascent of money videos on demand stream full episodes online. In the final episode of four-part the ascent of money series, niall ferguson chronicles the spread of good -- and bad -- financial practices across the globe, the meteoric rise of the american real estate market, and the consequences of the subprime mortgage fiasco.