Crashes and Crises: Lessons from a History of Financial Disasters

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Crashes and Crises: Lessons from a History of Financial Disasters

2018

Professor Connel Fullenkamp of Duke University guides you through four centuries of economic disasters, from tulip mania in the 1600s to the Great Recession of 2007-2009. Each episode covers a notable incident of financial...

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Director
The Great Courses
Features
Connel Fullenkamp
Supplier
The Great Courses

In This Series

Fintech, Crypto, and the Future of Disaster
Episode 1
Fintech, Crypto, and the Future of Disaster
The Con Men Charles Ponzi and Ivar Kreuger
Episode 2
The Con Men Charles Ponzi and Ivar Kreuger
A Boom in Busts
Episode 3
A Boom in Busts
The Tulip Bubble
Episode 4
The Tulip Bubble
The South Sea Bubble
Episode 5
The South Sea Bubble
The Mississippi Bubble
Episode 6
The Mississippi Bubble
Holes in the Ground: Mining Stock Frauds
Episode 7
Holes in the Ground: Mining Stock Frauds
The Panic of 1907
Episode 8
The Panic of 1907
Hyperinflation in Germany and Zimbabwe
Episode 9
Hyperinflation in Germany and Zimbabwe
The Crash of 1929
Episode 10
The Crash of 1929
The Great Contraction of 1931-1933
Episode 11
The Great Contraction of 1931-1933
The Savings and Loan Crisis
Episode 12
The Savings and Loan Crisis
The Crash of 1987
Episode 13
The Crash of 1987
Japan's Lost Decade
Episode 14
Japan's Lost Decade
Bankers Trust Swaps
Episode 15
Bankers Trust Swaps
Asia, Greece, and Global Contagion
Episode 16
Asia, Greece, and Global Contagion
The Orange County, California, Bankruptcy
Episode 17
The Orange County, California, Bankruptcy
The Dotcom Bubble
Episode 18
The Dotcom Bubble
Rogue Traders at SocGen and Barings
Episode 19
Rogue Traders at SocGen and Barings
Unhedged! Long-Term Capital Management
Episode 20
Unhedged! Long-Term Capital Management
The London Whale and Value at Risk
Episode 21
The London Whale and Value at Risk
The Goldilocks Economy and Three Bads
Episode 22
The Goldilocks Economy and Three Bads
Subprime Debt and the Run on Wall Street
Episode 23
Subprime Debt and the Run on Wall Street
China's Shadow Banks
Episode 24
China's Shadow Banks