FRONTLINE tells the inside story of the global financial crisis.
Episode 3: Obama inherits a crisis
Chapter 1: The president-elect faces a key decision: Who would serve in his economic team?
Chapter 2: A Financial Stability Plan
Geithner's team decides on stress tests, but his speech announcing the plan is a disaster.
Chapter 4: The Stress Tests Revealed
The results are positive - with no mention of billions in Fed loans propping up the banks.
Episode 4: Chapter 1: "Everybody Was Making Money"
Despite the crisis, nothing seems to have really changed the culture of Wall Street.
Chapter 2: When Derivatives Deals Go Wrong
Banks promoted swaps to help cities lower debt payments. But then the market crashed.
Chapter 3: Europe Was "Cooking Their Books"
In the 1990s, bankers offered derivatives solutions to countries bidding to join the EU.
Chapter 4: Can the System Be Reformed?
While Occupy Wall Street takes to the streets, another battle is being fought in D.C.