Commanding Heights: The Battle For The World Economy; New Rules Of The Game, The (2003)
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- Commanding Heights: The Battle For The World Economy
- New Rules Of The Game, The (2003)
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Filmed over the course of two years on five continents, COMMANDING HEIGHTS: THE BATTLE FOR THE WORLD ECONOMY is the first in-depth documentary that tells the inside story of our new global economy and what it means for individuals around the world. Narrated by David Ogden Stiers, explores the new reality, new rules, and new winners and losers in the battle between government and the marketplace; the great debate over globalization; and the powerful force shaping our future society and economy. Based on the best-selling book The Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy, co-authored by Pulitzer Prize-winner Daniel Yergin and Joseph Stanislaw.
The series is built around extraordinary interviews with world leaders and thinkers from twenty different countries—including former President Bill Clinton, Vice President Dick Cheney, former USSR President Mikhail Gorbachev, Mexican President Vicente Fox, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer, Singapore’s Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew, former Secretary of the Treasury Robert Rubin, and President George W. Bush’s Economic Advisor Lawrence Lindsey. Series release date: 4/2002
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This final episode addresses the critical questions for the future, including the great test of bringing the world's poor into the era of global growth. Fear and uncertainty created by war and terrorism have undermined confidence in globalization. This program cuts through the rhetoric to portray what globalization really is and what it will mean for the twenty-first century.
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- Global Affairs
- Sullivan, Michael (Series Producer)
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- APA: Commanding Heights: The Battle For The World Economy; New Rules Of The Game, The (2003). Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F5715FA90B8D4936B6CC488917E3443C