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Administrative:

  Web Site Executive Producer
HOWARD CUTLER

Outreach Manager
LUKE CRAFTON

Project Coordinator
HESTER L. FULLER

Lead Designer
KIM DUCHARME

Senior Lead Developer
JON ALPER

Business Manager
WALTER GADECKI

Foundation Development
ELAINE LAUGHLIN

Director, WGBH Interactive
RON LARUSSA

Vice President, Special Telecommunications Services
BRIGID SULLIVAN

Commanding Heights Series Executive Producer
MICHAEL SULLIVAN

Vice President, National Programming
PETER McGHEE

  Editorial:

  Web Site Producer
HOWARD CUTLER

Project Coordinator
HESTER L. FULLER

Lead Content Producer
SIDDHARTHA MITTER

Content Producers
STEVEN BEDARD
MARY BRUNO
ROBERT COWHERD
KATHRYN DIETZ
KATHLEEN DONNELLY
GEETA DAYAL
ANJALI MITTER DUVA
MATT EASTON
EMANUEL GARDINER
MARC KAUFMAN
PETER SOMMER
IZABELLA TABAROVSKY
KEITH WAGNER

Editorial Content Manager
JULIE WOLF

Copyediting/Metatagging
JESSICA K. CAVANO
GEETA DAYAL
ANJALI MITTER DUVA
MARC KAUFMAN
ANN SENECHAL
DIANE KITAYAMA SUNKEY
KEITH WAGNER

Data Research
HESTER L. FULLER
SHAN HUA

Production Assistants
JESSICA K. CAVANO
GEETA DAYAL
MICHAEL DELACY
ZACH NATAF
SHERRY REDDICK

Educators' Guide
ROBERT COWHERD
MARY TURCK

Special editorial assistance on economic history provided by The Gale Group, publisher of The Worldmark Encyclopedia of National Economies (www.galegroup.com)

Some entries within the Commanding Heights Online Glossary and some profiles included within Commanding Heights: People have been excerpted (as credited) from Microsoft's Encarta. (http://encarta.msn.com/)

Special editorial assistance on economic indicators provided by Lori Newsom and Cathy Willis at the International Monetary Fund, and Valentina Kalk at the World Bank.

  Design:

  Lead Designer
KIM DUCHARME

Designers
SONALI MANSETA
EMILY MULDOON
INGO WEISS

Visual Research
ANNA CLARK

Map Design
JOHN C. NELSON
ANDRAS BEREZNAY

Historical Source Maps Provided by
JOHN C. NELSON (worldhistorymaps.com)

Consultant on Historical Maps
ANDRAS BEREZNAY

  Web Development:

  Senior Lead Developer
JON ALPER

Lead Developer
STEPHANI ROBERTS LINCOLN

Interactive QuickTime Developer
CARLA WAGGETT

Senior Developers
JAMIE BIGGAR
FRANK COLEMAN

Developers
KIT BUCKLEY
MOLLY FREY
DAVID GILL
MARGIE MATTESON
with the assistance of
PETER PINCH

Technical Advisor
PETER PINCH

Systems Administrators
JOHN FREMER
JASON KAHN

Video Compression
JON ALPER

Quality Assurance
MAGGIE CAHILL-MORASCO
GEETA DAYAL
SHERRY REDDICK
DORENE SHULMAN

  Prototype Design/Development:

  Producer
HOWARD CUTLER

Senior Research Director
CURTIS WONG, Next Media Group, Microsoft Research

Design Director
JULIA WHITNEY

Prototype Lead Designer
ASTA GLATZER, Next Media Group, Microsoft Research

Prototype Lead Developer
STEPHEN DEMAR, Next Media Group, Microsoft Research

Prototype Development Advisors
JON ALPER
PETER PINCH
CARLA WAGGETT

  Academic Advisors:

  DR. VINCENT FERRARO
Political Science
Mt. Holyoke College

DR. SUNIL KUKREJA
Comparative Sociology
University of Puget Sound

DR. RENÉE MARLIN-BENNETT
International Economics
American University

DR. JEFFREY MATTHEWS
Business and Public Administration
University of Puget Sound

DR. PATRICK O'NEIL
Comparative Political Economics
University of Puget Sound

DR. HERMAN M. SCHWARTZ
Government & Foreign Affairs
University of Virginia

MS. RACHEL SIEGEL
Business Studies
Lyndon State College

DR. RICHARD TRESCH
Economics
Boston College

DR. MICHAEL VESETH
Political Science
University of Puget Sound

  Special Thanks:

  CURTIS WONG
PETER McGHEE
BRIGID SULLIVAN
Their vision and commitment made this site possible.

JULIE BENYO
ERIC BLANPIED
MAGGIE CAHILL-MORASCO
LYNN CLARK
PHILIP CLARK
ELIZABETH CRAYFORD
STEPHEN DEMAR
ASTA GLATZER
RAY JOYCE
RON LARUSSA
KEVIN LESNIEWICZ
RHONDA MONIZ
JUDITH ROSENBAUM
ANN SENECHAL
MICHAEL SHAFF at Small Hands, Inc.
FAY SUTHERLAND
CURTIS WONG
MARIE FLORIO and BECKY COWSER at Simon & Schuster
DAVID GRATTON, GUILLAUME IACINO, and STEVE ISRAELSON at Totally Hip Software Inc.

  The Web site was produced for Commanding Heights by WGBH Interactive.



Television Series Credits


Show 1: The Battle of Ideas
Show 2: The Agony of Reform
Show 3: The New Rules of the Game

Episode One: The Battle of Ideas

FOR INVISION PRODUCTIONS LTD

  Produced and Directed by
WILLIAM CRAN

Written by
WILLIAM CRAN
DANIEL YERGIN

Series Producer
WILLIAM CRAN

Supervising Producer
KATE LEONARD-MORGAN

Series Associate Producers
SARA NASON
PETER SOMMER

Associate Producers
CHRIS BUCHANAN
MARCELA GAVIRIA
THERESE RANDALL

Editor
CHRIS LYSAGHT

Principal Photography
JEFF BAYNES
RAY BRISLIN
PAUL LANG
CHRIS OPENSHAW
ALLAN PALMER

Additional Photography
COLIN CLARKE
STEPHANE KLEEB
MARK MOLESWORTH
TOM ROBERTSON
DAVID SOUTH
JOE VITAGLIANO

Original Music
PAUL FOSS

Narrated by
DAVID OGDEN STIERS

Principal Sound
ADRIAN BELL
BRIAN BIFFIN
NATHAN CLAPP
JOHN COLLINS
MICK DUFFIELD
DUDLEY HOULDEN
MARK ROY
TIM WATTS

Additional Sound
DONNA BERTICINI
DANIEL BROOKS
FRED BURNHAM
MARIO CARDENAS
FRANK COAKLEY
JOHN HAPTAS
JOE HETTINGER
PAUL NATHAN
JIRI OFTAFIJCZUK
DAVID THOMAS

Fixers
SHENNY ITALIA - INDIA
IQBAL KIDWAI - INDIA
WOLFGANG WEINZ - AUSTRIA

Rostrum
KEN MORSE
ZEPHYR FILMS

Colorist
STEVE LUCAS

Dubbing Mixer
BOB JACKSON

Online Editor
SIMON COLDRICK

Production Manager
JIM SPENCER

Production Coordinators
HANNAH LEWINGTON
NICKY BIDE

Archive Researchers
DAISY MONAHAN
THERESE RANDALL
KAREN WYATT

Archive Materials
ABCNEWS VideoSource; APTN; Asian News International Library; BBC Television; British Movietone; British Pathe; CBS News; Deutsche Wochenschau, Hamburg; Educational and Television Films Ltd; Filmarchiv Austria; Films Division; Film Images; Fine Art Productions Ltd; FOX Movietonews, Inc.; Gandhi Film Archive; Grinberg Film Library; Sekani, Inc.; Huntley Film Archives; Images of War Ltd; Getty Motion; International Monetary Fund; The Idea Channel; ITN Archive; Jimmy Carter Library; Journeyman Pictures; Moving Image; National Museum of Photography; Film & Television; National Archives and Records Administration; NBC News Archives; Reuters Archive; Sveriges Television, SVT Sales; WGBH

Stills
Tony Benn; Barbara Castle; Cambridgeshire Collection, Cambridge; Corbis; David King Collection;Dr. Laurence Hayek; Indian Statistical Institute; Ludwig Erhard Foundation; Dr Milo Keynes; Museum of Financial History; Museum of Labour History; National Archives and Records Administration; New York Daily News, L.P.; New York Stock Exchange; Popperfoto; Timepix / Rex Features; The White House; Ullstein Bild; UPP; Dr Reinhold Veit; Ludwig Von Mises Institute

Production Assistants
LUCY RUSSELL
JEAN SIMON
FIONA SMITH

Artist
ANDREW JAMES

  FOR HEIGHTS PRODUCTIONS

  Executive Producers
SUE LENA THOMPSON
DANIEL YERGIN

Series Production Executive
JAMES ROSENFIELD

Production Associates
BETHANY GENIER
IZABELLA TABAROVSKY

Consultant
SIDDHARTHA MITTER

Finance Director
DANIEL LUCKING

Finance Manager
ALEXANDRA SILVA

  FOR WGBH BOSTON

  Design
CHRIS PULLMAN
GAYE KORBET
DARYL MYERS
MATT HARTER

Web Site Executive Producer
HOWARD CUTLER

Online Editor
MARK STEELE

Publicity
CATHLEEN PORTER
LEAH ORFANOS
JOHANNA BAKER
JOHANNA TSCHEBULL
REBECCA SINGER

Unit Manager
TRAVIS ANDERSEN

Production Assistant
SCOTT LIMANEK

Coordinating Producer
FAY SUTHERLAND

Executive Producer
MICHAEL SULLIVAN

  An InVision Productions Limited Production in association with Heights Productions Inc. and WGBH Boston, with the assistance of Lion Television Limited.

Copyright 2002 Heights Productions, Inc.



Episode Two: The Agony of Reform

FOR INVISION PRODUCTIONS LTD

  Produced and Directed by
WILLIAM CRAN

Written by
WILLIAM CRAN
DANIEL YERGIN

Co-Producer
PETER SOMMER

Co-Director
GREG BARKER

Series Producer
WILLIAM CRAN

Supervising Producer
KATE LEONARD-MORGAN

Series Associate Producers
SARA NASON
PETER SOMMER

Associate Producers
CHRISTOPHER BUCHANAN
MARCELA GAVIRIA
THERESE RANDALL
IZABELLA TABAROVSKY

Editors
ALLEN CHARLTON
CHRIS LYSAGHT
MIRANDA WATTS

Principal Photography
COLIN CLARKE
JEFF BAYNES
PAUL LANG
ALLAN PALMER

Additional Photography
FRANK-PETER LEHMANN
BOYD ESTUS
MARK MOLESWORTH
JOE VITAGLIANO

Original Music
PAUL FOSS

Narrated by
DAVID OGDEN STIERS

Principal Sound
PAUL NATHAN
ADRIAN BELL
MICK DUFFIELD
ANDY COTTOM

Additional Sound
MERCE WILLIAMS
MARK ROY
BRIAN BIFFIN
DONNA BERTICINI
MARIO CARDENAS
JOHN HAPTAS
PETER EASON
JOHN CAMERON
JOHN DUVALL

Fixers
SHENNY ITALIA - INDIA
IQBAL KIDWAI - INDIA
PING TAY - SINGAPORE
OLGA DOMRACHEVA GUSEVA - RUSSIA
ANDREI BORSCHEVSKI - RUSSIA
KRZYSZTOF KRUKOWSKI - POLAND

Rostrum
KEN MORSE
ZEPHYR FILMS

Colorist
STEVE LUCAS

Dubbing Mixer
BOB JACKSON

Online Editor
SIMON COLDRICK

Production Manager
JIM SPENCER

Production Coordinators
HANNAH LEWINGTON
NICKY BIDE

Archive Researchers
DAISY MONAHAN
THERESE RANDALL
ALEXANDER KANDAUROV

Archive Materials
ABCNEWS VideoSource; Asian Pacific Vision; BBC Television; CBC; China TV Program Agency; CNN; Father Jankowski; Icaro Producciones; ITN Archive; Long Bow Group, Inc.; Norilsk Northern Lights Archive; Profilm Agencja Filmowa; Reuters Archive; Sveriges Television, SVT Sales; TV Agency Video-Press; Voyeninform; WFDiF

Production Assistants
LUCY RUSSELL
JEAN SIMON
FIONA SMITH

  FOR HEIGHTS PRODUCTIONS

  Executive Producers
SUE LENA THOMPSON
DANIEL YERGIN

Series Production Executive
JAMES ROSENFIELD

Production Associates
BETHANY GENIER
IZABELLA TABAROVSKY

Consultant
SIDDHARTHA MITTER

Finance Director
DANIEL LUCKING

Finance Manager
ALEXANDRA SILVA

  FOR WGBH BOSTON

  Design
CHRIS PULLMAN
GAYE KORBET
DARYL MYERS
MATT HARTER

Web Site Executive Producer
HOWARD CUTLER

Online Editor
MARK STEELE

Publicity
CATHLEEN PORTER
LEAH ORFANOS
JOHANNA BAKER
JOHANNA TSCHEBULL
REBECCA SINGER

Unit Manager
TRAVIS ANDERSEN

Production Assistant
SCOTT LIMANEK

Coordinating Producer
FAY SUTHERLAND

Executive Producer
MICHAEL SULLIVAN

  An InVision Productions Limited Production in association with Heights Productions Inc. and WGBH Boston, with the assistance of Lion Television Limited.

Copyright 2002 Heights Productions, Inc.



Episode Three: The New Rules of the Game

FOR INVISION PRODUCTIONS LTD

  Directed, Written and Produced by
GREG BARKER

Series Producer
WILLIAM CRAN

Supervising Producer
KATE LEONARD-MORGAN

Series Associate Producers
SARA NASON
PETER SOMMER

Associate Producers
CHRISTOPHER BUCHANAN
MARCELA GAVIRIA
NANCY FRASER
THERESE RANDALL
IZABELLA TABAROVSKY

Editor
PAUL CARLIN

Principal Photography
ALLAN PALMER
FRANK - PETER LEHMANN

Additional Photography
BRETT WILEY
COLIN CLARKE
MAGNUS ISACSSON
PAUL LANG
MARK MOLESWORTH
ROBIN PROBIN
CLAUDIA RIZZI
DAVID SEVURI
JOE VITAGLIANO

Original Music
PAUL FOSS

Narrated by
DAVID OGDEN STIERS

Principal Sound
ANDY COTTOM
MERCE WILLIAMS

Additional Sound
ADRIAN BELL
DANIEL BROOKS
MARIO CARDENAS
DOUG DUNDERDALE
JOHN HAPTAS
PAUL NATHAN
JIM GILCHRIST
DONNA BERTICINI
MARK ROY
YVES ST. JEAN
HIRO YAMANAKA

Fixers
SHENNY ITALIA - INDIA
IQBAL KIDWAI - INDIA
PATTAMA CHUTTIMENT - THAILAND
PING TAY - SINGAPORE
YOSHIKO TANAKA - JAPAN
JUSTIN CARSON - JAPAN
MICHAEL WONG - HONK KONG
ROGER DEAN - TANZANIA
DAVID SEVURI - TANZANIA

Colorist
STEVE LUCAS

Dubbing Mixer
BOB JACKSON
DAVID PORTER
JIM SULLLIVAN

Online Editor
SIMON COLDRICK

Production Manager
JIM SPENCER

Production Coordinators
HANNAH LEWINGTON
NICKY BIDE

Archive Researchers
DAISY MONAHAN
THERESE RANDALL
ANDREW NOREN
KAREN WYATT

Archive Materials
ABCNEWS VideoSource; APTN; CNN; ITN Archive; Reuters Archive; U.S. Department of State; Sirivat Voravetvuthikun; Warwick University; WGBH; YLE

Production Assistants
LUCY RUSSELL
JEAN SIMON
FIONA SMITH

  FOR HEIGHTS PRODUCTIONS

  Executive Producers
SUE LENA THOMPSON
DANIEL YERGIN

Series Production Executive
JAMES ROSENFIELD

Production Associates
BETHANY GENIER

Consultant
SIDDHARTHA MITTER

Finance Director
DANIEL LUCKING

Finance Manager
ALEXANDRA SILVA

  FOR WGBH BOSTON

  Design
CHRIS PULLMAN
GAYE KORBET
DARYL MYERS
MATT HARTER

Web Site Executive Producer
HOWARD CUTLER

Online Editor
MARK STEELE

Publicity
LEAH ORFANOS
CATHLEEN PORTER
JOHANNA BAKER
JOHANNA TSCHEBULL
REBECCA SINGER

Unit Manager
TRAVIS ANDERSEN

Production Assistant
SCOTT LIMANKEK

Coordinating Producer
FAY SUTHERLAND

Executive Producer
MICHAEL SULLIVAN

  An InVision Productions Limited Production in association with Heights Productions Inc. and WGBH Boston, with the assistance of Lion Television Limited.

Copyright 2002 Heights Productions, Inc.

 
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