Viewing Guide for Greed

1. What is the point that John Stossel is trying to make?

2. What do you think of the different approaches of the two capitalists in the film- charitable giving versus reinvestment and providing more jobs?

3. What do you see in the film that is consistent with Marx's predictions about capital accumulation? What is inconsistent?

4. What, if any, are the limits to greed in capitalist society? Does it work as Smith predicted?