Movie review: Inside Job

Charles Ferguson explores the biggest financial catastrophe the world has ever seen brought on by 30 years of deregulation, risky financial instruments, conflicts of interest, fraud, toxic loans and a handful of CEOs who eventually destroyed their own companies.

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Joseph Stiglitz’s “Freefall” offers interpretation of recession

As the economy begins to slowly piece itself back together after the Great Recession, many are still wondering how it all happened. What went wrong? How could this have been prevented? Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz tackles those questions and more in his analytic book “Freefall: America, Free Markets, and the Sinking of the World Economy.”

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