Full coverage: 60 Minutes on the financial crisis

  • The case against Lehman Brothers

    "The Case Against Lehman Brothers," originally broadcast: April 22,2012.

    This week, Steve Kroft investigates the collapse of Lehman Brothers, which triggered a chain reaction that produced the worst financial crisis and economic downturn in 70 years.

    It's his latest report in five years of coverage that began in the summer of 2007, more than a year before the U.S. financial collapse.

    Click through to watch all of Steve Kroft's stories on the financial crisis:

    1) "The Case Against Lehman Brothers" (April 22, 2012)

    2) "Prosecuting Wall Street" (December 4, 2011)

    3) "Inside the Collapse" (March 10, 2010)

    4) "Wall Street's Shadow Market" (October 5, 2008)

    5) "Financial Weapons of Mass Destruction" (October, 26, 2008)

    6) "House of Cards" (January 27, 2008)


    To hear Steve Kroft and his producers discuss the reporting in these stories, click here.

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