Seth Shulman was the lead investigator and primary author of this report. Kurt Gottfried provided additional input, drafted sections of the report, and offered helpful guidance. Suzanne Shaw edited the report, with assistance from Bryan Wadsworth. UCS would like to thank the following individuals for their helpful comments on various aspects of the report: Michael Bean, Peter Frumhoff, David Grimes, Lisbeth Gronlund, Kevin Knobloch, Neal Lane, Michelle Manion, Margaret Mellon, Alden Meyer, Gordon Orians, and Anthony Robbins.
Major support for this report was provided by The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.
The findings and opinions expressed in this report do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the foundation that supported the work, nor the reviewers who provided comment on its content. Both the opinions and information contained herein are the sole responsibility of the Union of Concerned Scientists.