1. Write one page each on what you believe were the most central & transformative economic issues from each of the three episodes of The Commanding Heights. Since so much material was covered, take a broad overview by developing your conclusions thoughtfully. How do these events reflect on the textbook principles that you have studied? [ 3 pages ]
Episodes: I. The Battle of Ideas
II. The Agony of Reform
III. The New Rules of the Game
2. On the concluding fourth page, write an even broader analysis of what message you take away from watching these videos & skimming the transcript chapter summaries overall. Consider how they might apply to China and Africa in particular. You may go over to a fifth page overall if necessry, but no more – as challenging as that may be… [ 1- 2 pages ]
chapter summaries is below…..you can click each episode to correspond to the videos.