0.0 00 Eye-opening documentary offers a disturbing new look at Japan’s post-war economy and the key factors that shaped it. It gives special emphasis to the 1980s and 1990s when Japan’s economy experienced vast swings in activity. According to the author, the most recent upheaval in the Japanese economy is the result of the policies […]
8.5 02 The first of a four-part investigation into a world of greed and recklessness that led to financial collapse. In the first episode of Meltdown, we hear about four men who brought down the global economy: a billionaire mortgage-seller who fooled millions; a high-rolling banker with a fatal weakness; a ferocious Wall Street predator; […]
0.0 00 China is home to a rising number of professional live-streamers—webcam models who show off their talents, their faces, and their personalities to make a living. VICE China took an inside look at how some performers are making more than $100,000 during the modern-day gold rush. WATCH NEXT: China’s Vape Industry is Just Getting […]
0.0 00 This 1965 documentary shows the major developmental problems facing Brazil in the 1960’s, including its population explosion, economic policy problems, and the need for land use reform. It also delves into Brazil’s place within Latin America, and delves into the effect foriegn aid had on the country.
0.0 00 On this episode of ‘VICE INTL,’ we take an inside look at the push to legalize weed in Mexico and spoke with one of the movement’s high-profile advocates, former president Vicente Fox, who explained how weed legalization could transform crime and economics in the country. WATCH NEXT: QC Bud: The Black Market’s Last […]
0.0 00 The Shock Doctrine is Canadian author and social activist Naomi Klein’s companion piece to her popular 2007 book of the same name. In short, the shock doctrine is a theory for explaining the way that force, stealth and crisis are used in implementing neoliberal economic policies such as privatization, deregulation and cuts to […]
0.0 00 In 2008, the first black president was elected in the United States and the worst financial crisis in almost a century brought the world’s economy to its knees. Since then, a form of domestic terror has been on the rise in America and abroad. But it’s not the kind of terror we’re used […]