Tag archives: Banking

The power of central banks: a Documentary.


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Since the financial crisis of 2007/2008 there has been much debate about the role of central banks and the role of market forces. This documentary shows the case of the Japanese central bank being used to facilitate central planning and direct the economy in a certain direction. Markets are not always optimal but this ...

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The rise of the de Medici family.


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This documentary is the first part of a series about the rise of a banking dynasty in Florence Italy. It shows how they practically started the Renaissance during the 14th century and helped giants like Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo create their works. Later parts also show how they struggled in keeping their power ...

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