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FRONTLINE; Moneylenders

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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Moneylenders
Program Number

124

Series Description

FRONTLINE is investigative journalism that questions, explains and changes our world. Since 1983, FRONTLINE has served as PBS's flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience.

Program Description

International banking crisis with focus on Mexico and Brazil. Developing countries have borrowed hundreds of billions of dollars from Western banks. Some of the biggest borrowers, Brazil and Mexico, are struggling even to repay the interest. Correspondent Anthony Sampson finds that threats to repudiate the loans are causing American bankers to fear financial catastrophe.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Moneylenders,” GBH Archives, accessed September 20, 2021, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EED55FEFDF0C40B49FF21270A07A24F1.
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APA: FRONTLINE; Moneylenders. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EED55FEFDF0C40B49FF21270A07A24F1
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