MASTERS OF MONEY
SBS ONE, 9.30pm
The Great Depression makes the recent global financial crisis look like a period of boom. There was mass suicide, murder and people thieving for their meals. An economist who has since become a celebrity for his views, John Maynard Keynes, was brave enough to suggest a way out. Kicking off an in- depth series, tonight’s looks at a man who dreamed up the controversial idea that the only way out of a downswing is to spend. The world was thus changed forever.