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FACTSHEET: Thomas Gale Moore


Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution
Board Member, CEI. Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute. Board of Advisors, Independent Institute. Advisory Board Member, Institute for Market Economics. Board Member, Environmental Literacy Council

Dr. Moore is a former member of President Reagan's Council of Economic Advisors. His stated research interests are "international trade, regulation, the environment, and privatization".

Moore has written widely on the subject of global warming, stating his opinion that global warming would have no negative consequences, and might have positive ones. He has written a book entitled "Climate of Fear: Why We Shouldn't Worry about Global Warming" (Cato Books, 1998).

PhD economics, University of Chicago. Member President Reagan's Council of Economic Advisors (1985-89). Senior Staff Economist, Council of Economic Advisors (1968-1974), former acting Chairman the President's National Critical Mateirals Council, former Chairman Domestic Policy Council's working group on privatization. Author "Uranium enrichment and Public Policy", "Trucking Regulation: lessons from Europe", " The economics of American Theater". Former faculty Michigan State University and Carnegie-Mellon University.


16 November, 1995
Testified before the House Science Committee Subcomittee on Energy and Environment saying that global warming, if it were to occur, would be positive.
Source: Moore's Testimony 11/16/95


Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Stanford University
Source: Hoover Institution website 4/04

Cato Institute
Source: Cato Institute website 4/04

Independent Institute
Source: Independent Institute website 4/04

World Climate Report
Source: Moore's Testimony 11/16/95

Independent Commission on Environmental Education
Source: Moore's Testimony 11/16/95

Competitive Enterprise Institute
Source: Hoover Institute

American Enterprise Institute
Source: Hoover Institute

Reason Foundation
Source: Reason website 4/04

National Center for Policy Analysis
Source: NCPA website 4/04

Greening Earth Society
Source: "The Greening Continues"

American Council on Science and Health
Source: "Global Climate Change and Human Health," ACSH 10/97

Heritage Foundation
Source: Heritage Foundation "Policy Experts" website


Moore's Testimony 11/16/95
Thomas Gale Moore's testimony before the House Science Committee Subcommittee on Energy and Environment Printed in Federal News Service

Reason website 4/04
website for the Reason Foundation (as well as Reason Magazine and Reason Public Policy Institute).

Hoover Institution website 4/04

NCPA website 4/04

Cato Institute website 4/04

"Global Climate Change and Human Health," ACSH 10/97
A position paper by the American Council on Science an Health

Independent Institute website 4/04

Heritage Foundation "Policy Experts" website

Hoover Institute

"The Greening Continues"
documentary by Western Fuels and Greening Earth Society