Out of the Great Depression came an understanding that all economies are linked. Today that is more relevant than ever. But, as we have recently seen, even the best mechanisms for protecting ourselves from excess do not protect us completely from events. In this program, we probe the myriad connections between fiscal policies and global markets: How might the World Bank and the IMF best assist developing countries? What is the impact of U.S. trade barriers on Vietnam and Cuba, and NAFTA on Canadian businesses? See how global economic stability has been affected by factors ranging from runaway inflation in Brazil to the creation of the Euro. A Disney Educational Production.