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FACTSHEET: Indur M. Goklany

DETAILS

science and technology policy analyst for the United States Department of the Interior
2000 D & D Foundation Julian Simon Fellow, Political Economy Research Center Visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute (2002-2003)

Dr. Goklany previously wrote for the Center for the Study of American Business's "Policy Study" Series.

Ph. D. (1973), M.S. (1969) in Electrical Engineering, Michigan State University B.Tech. (1968) in Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay.

KEY DEEDS

Mr. Goklany recieves funding from the Heartland Instiute for his work on "Climate Change Reconsidered" reports, according to internal budget and strategy documents form the Heartland Institute.
Source: PolluterWatch Heartland leaked documents investigations

DEEDS

Mr. Goklany has written two books published by the libertarian climate denying Cato Institute. The Improving State of the World: Why We're Living Longer, Healthier, More Comfortable Lives on a Cleaner Planet (Cato Institute, Washington, DC, 2007). The Precautionary Principle: A Critical Appraisal of Environmental Risk Assessment (Cato Institute, Washington, DC, 2001).
Source: Indur Goklany webpage

Mr. Goklany has published works with the conservative Reason Institute, an organization that denies the cause and effects of climate change. Misled on Climate Change: How the UN IPCC (and others) Exaggerate the Impact of Global Warming, Reason Foundation, Policy Study No. 399, December 2011. Wealth and Safety: The Amazing Decline in Deaths from Extreme Weather in an Era of Global Warming, 1900–2010, Reason Foundation, Policy Study No. 393, September 2011.
Source: Indur Goklany webpage

KEY EVENTS

Global Warming: The State of the Debate
http://www.cato.org/events/gw031212.html
The relationship of Indur M. Goklany to the event: Speaker

Heartland Institute 2nd International Conference on Climate Change
http://www.desmogblog.com/anthony-lupo
The relationship of Indur M. Goklany to the event: Speaker

ORGANIZATIONS

Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy
Source: Weidenbaum Center website 4/04

International Policy Network - North America
Source: International Policy Network website 4/04

Lindenwood University
Source: Lindenwood University

Heartland Institute
Source: Heartland Institute - HeartlandGlobalWarming.org

Heartland Institute
Source: PolluterWatch Heartland leaked documents investigations

SOURCES

Weidenbaum Center website 4/04
http://wc.wustl.edu/index.html

International Policy Network website 4/04
http://www.policynetwork.net

Lindenwood University
The Institute for the Study of Economics and the Environment Economic Policy Lecture Series
http://www.lindenwood.edu

Heartland Institute - HeartlandGlobalWarming.org
http://www.globalwarmingheartland.org/

Indur Goklany webpage
http://goklany.org/climate_change.html

PolluterWatch Heartland leaked documents investigations
"INVESTIGATION #3: PAYMENTS TO UNIVERSITY FACULTY FOR “CLIMATE CHANGE RECONSIDERED” ANTI-SCIENCE REPORTS," Greenpeace Investigates Heartland Institute Leaked Documents, PolluterWatch, 2012.
http://www.polluterwatch.com/greenpeace-investigates-heartland-institute-leaked-documents