May 15, 2011
from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM
|Where||Altoona Public Library|
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Watch an interesting movie, eat some popcorn and stay for a short discussion. Recommended for ages 17+
Inside Job provides a comprehensive analysis of the global financial crisis of 2008, which at a cost over $20 trillion, caused millions of people to lose their jobs and homes in the worst recession since the Great Depression, and nearly resulted in a global financial collapse. Through exhaustive research and extensive interviews with key financial insiders, politicians, journalists, and academics, the film traces the rise of a rogue industry which has corrupted politics, regulation, and academia.