The Party's Over: How the West Went Bust

In the teeth of the worst financial crisis in living memory, BBC business editor Robert Peston examines how the world got to this point and how the collossal imbalances in the global economy have left the UK inneed of a radical economic overhaul.

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Episode 1x02; Dec 11, 2011

In the second of two programmes Peston asks how Britain can compete in the new world economic order. After years of living beyond our means the country surely needs to wean itself off the consumer society, but doing so threatens our retail dependent

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1x02: Episode 2Dec 11, 2011
1x01: Episode 1Dec 4, 2011
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