Listen to excerpts of the films Requiem for The American Dream, The Brainwashing of My Dad, & Boom Bust Boom. Hosted by Philip Maldari
Boom Bust Boom
Alan Minsky, Program Director at Pacifica’s KPFK in Los Angeles joins us to talk about the boom and bust cycle that occurs repeatedly in capitalist economies. Minsky’s father, Hyman Minsky was the proponent of the Financial Instability Model that states that long periods of financial stability lead to optimism, which ultimately leads to irresponsible speculation and … Continued
Requiem for The American Dream, The Brainwashing of My Dad, & Boom Bust Boom. With Host Mitch Jeserich.
Boom Bust Boom by Terry Jones. With Host Philip Maldari.
“Boom Bust Boom”is at its best when illustrating some of history’s worst economic meltdowns. It has informative and fun depictions of the 1637 tulip mania in the Netherlands, the crash of the South Sea Company in early 18th-century Britain, and the 19th-century speculation in (and fantastic crash of) British railroad stock. It also describes how the heights of … Continued
Boom Bust Boom by Terry Jones. Hosted by Sonali Kolhatkar.
The Brainwashing of My Dad by Jen Senko
Listen to Excerpts of the Documentary Films: Requiem for The American Dream, The Brainwashing of My Dad, & Boom Bust Boom. Hosted by Sonali Kolhatkar.