Professor Gregory C. G. Moore
B.Ec., Hon.Ec, M.Ec, PhD.
Professor

Email: greg.moore@nd.edu.au
Phone: 9433 0914

Biography
Professor Gregory Moore has published in a range of international economic journals including: History of Political Economy, Journal of Economic Surveys, Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Journal of Economic Methodology, European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology, and History of Economics Review. He was also co-editor of the History of Economics Review from 2007 to 2011. He is the recipient of the WEG Salter Prize (University of Western Australia), the HETSA Award for the Best PhD in the History of Economic Thought in Australasia, and the 2011 Groenewegen Prize for the best article to appear in the History of Economics Review over the period 2009-10. He taught at Duke University in 2001 as a visiting fellow. Professor Moore’s research interests include the history of economic thought, economics of financial crises, mathematical economics, money and banking and public provision of art. His main interest, however, is teaching at an undergraduate level and, with this end in mind, he hosts an annual conference for undergraduates studying economics and finance entitled Freedom to Choose (FTC).
Teaching Areas
Economics, History of Thought, Mathematics.
Research Expertise and Supervision
Professor Moore’s research interests include the history of economic thought, economics of financial crises, mathematical economics, money and banking and public provision of art. He is supervising two HDR students at the moment.

 

Research and engagement

Books
Moore, G. C. G. (editor). 2014. The Open Society and its Enemies in East Asia. Abingdon. Routledge.
Book Chapters
  • Moore, G.C.G. 2004. “Sir Leslie Stephen”. In Donald Rutherford (general editor) Biographical Dictionary of British Economists. Thommes Press.
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2007. “Elkington” Australian Biographical Dictionary of Australian and New Zealand Economists. Edward Elgar
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2007. “Hackett, John Wintrohop”. Australian Biographical Dictionary of Australian and New Zealand Economists. Edward Elgar
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2007. “Hearn, William Edward”. Australian Biographical Dictionary of Australian and New Zealand Economists. Edward Elgar
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2007. “Mirrams” Australian Biographical Dictionary of Australian and New Zealand Economists. Edward Elgar
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2007. “Syme, David” Australian Biographical Dictionary of Australian and New Zealand Economists. Edward Elgar
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2014. “Prefatory Remarks. The Context for the Open Society and its Enemies in East Asia.” In The Open Society and its Enemies in East Asia. Abingdon. Routledge. pp.1-13.
Journal Articles and Proceedings
  • Moore, G.C.G. 1991. “A Biographical Sketch of John Kells Ingram”. History of Economics Review. 15. Winter. pp 3-17.
  • Moore G.C.G. 1995. “The Role of Cliffe Leslie in the Early Stages of the English Methodenstreit”. Journal of the History of Economic Thought. 17. Spring. pp 57-77.
  • Moore G.C.G. 1996a. “The Practical Economics of Walter Bagehot”. Journal of the History of Economic Thought. 18. Fall. pp 1-21.
  • Moore G.C.G. 1996b. “Robert Lowe and the Role of the Vulgar Economist in the English Methodenstreit”. Journal of Economic Methodology. 3.1. pp 69-70.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 1998. “Kindleberger and the Lender of Last Resort”. History of Economics Review. 27. pp 94-100.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 1999a. “John Kells Ingram, the Comtean Movement, and the English Methodenstreti”. History of Political Economy. 31.1. pp 53-78.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 1999b. “Solutions to the Moral Hazard Problem Arising from the Lender of Last Resort”. Journal of Economic Surveys. 13.4. pp 443-76.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 2000a. “Ruskin on Political Economy, or ‘Being Preached to Death by a Mad Governess’”. History of Economic Review. 31. Winter. pp 70-78.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 2000b. “Ingram Versus Nicholson on the History of Political Economy and a Charge of Plagiarism”. Journal of the History of Economic Thought. 22.4. pp 433-460.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 2001. “An Irish Clerisy of Political Economists?: Friendships and Enmities Amongst the mid-Victorian Graduates of Trinity College, Dublin”. History of Economic Review. 33. Winter. pp 102-111.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 2002. “Selling Plutology: Correspondence Relating to the Failure of Australia’s First Economic Text”. History of Economic Review. 31 Winter pp 7-78.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 2003a. “John Neville Keynes and the English Methodenstreit”. Journal of the History of Economic Thought. 25 (1) pp 5-38.
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2003b. “Some Victorian Reflections on an Inventory of Women Economists and the Art of Dictionary Making”. History of Economics Review. 37 (Winter) pp126-139.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 2003c. “Ashley’s The Tariff Problem: A Centenary Appraisal”. History of Economics Review. 38 (Summer). pp 53-68.
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2005a. “Evangelical Aesthete: Ruskin and the Public Provision of Art”. History of Political Economy. 37. (3). pp 483-508.
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2005b. “Masters of Theory and its Relevance to the History of Economic Thought. History of Economics Review. 42. (Summer). pp 77-99.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 2006. “The Cambridge Millites and the Early Economic Writings of Leslie Stephen”. History of Political Economy. 38. (4). pp 572-615.
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2010a. “Donald Winch in Context: An Essay on Wealth and Life”. History of Economics Review. 52. (Summer). pp 77-109.
  • Moore, G. C. G. and M. V. White, 2010b. “William Forster Lloyd in Context”. Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology. 28. 2. pp 109-141.
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2011a. “The Anglo-Irish Context for William Edward Hearn’s Economic Beliefs and Ultimate Failure of his Plutology”. European Journal of History of Economic Thought. 18. 1. pp 19-54. (Electronic 2009; Hard copy 2011).
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2011b. “The Campaign to Arrest Ed Shann’s Influence in Western Australia”. History of Economics Review. 54 (Summer). pp 14-44.
  • Moore G. C. G. 2012. “Alex Millmow on the Australian Response to the 1930s Depression”. History of Economics Review. 56. (Summer). pp 117-122.
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2013. “Teaching Economics within John Henry Cardinal Newman’s Ideal University: A Nineteenth Century Vision for the Twenty-first Century Scholar”. Australasian Journal of Economics Education. 10(2). pp 60-98.
Conference Papers
  • Moore, G.C.G. 1992. "The Conspiracy Against Orthodox Economics: A Case Study". PhD Conference in Economics and Business. Australian National University. November.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 1993. "The First Phase of the English Methodenstreit: The Role of Cliffe Leslie". The Seventh HETSA Conference. University of Wollongong. July.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 1994. "Robert Lowe and the Role of the Vulgar Economist in the English Methodenstreit". Deakin University. School of Economic Seminar Series. July.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 1995. "Walter Bagehot and the Role of the Practical Economist in the English Methodenstreit". The Eighth HETSA Conference. University of Queensland. July.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 1996. "John Kells Ingram, the Comtean Movement, and the English Methodenstreit". The Ninth HETSA Conference. University of NSW. July.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 1997. "Solutions to the Moral Hazard Problem Arising from the Lender of Last Resort". The Tenth HETSA Conference. University of Notre Dame. July.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 1998. "The Bank of Glasgow Crisis and the Subsequent Lemon Market in Bank Shares". The Eleventh HETSA Conference. University of Western Sydney. July.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 1999. "Ingram Versus Nicholson on the History of Political Economy and a Charge of Plagiarism". The Twelfth HETSA Conference. Australian National University. July.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 2000. "The Australian Bagehot: Henry Gyles Turner on Free Banking". The Thirteenth HETSA Conference. The University of Sydney. July.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 2001. "John Neville Keynes's Solution to the English Methodenstreit". The Fourteenth HETSA Conference. The University of Tasmania. July.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 2002. "The Cambridge Millites and the Early Economic Writings of Leslie Stephen". The Fifteenth HETSA Conference. The University of New England. July.
  • Moore, G.C.G. 2003. "Ashley's The Tariff Problem: A Centenary Appraisal". The Sixteenth HETSA Conference. Australian Catholic University. July.
  • Moore G. C. G. 2004. "Leslie Stephen and the Clubbable Men of Radical London. Part two of the Economic Writings of Leslie Stephen". The Seventeenth HETSA Conference. University of Western Australia. July
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2005a. "Masters of Theory and its Relevance to the History of Economic Thought. The Eighteenth HETSA Conference. Macquarie University. July
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2005b. "A Biographical Sketch of William Edward Hearn". The Economists Conference. University of Melbourne. September
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2006. "David Syme and the Victorian Land Reform Debates of the 1870s. A Contextual Approach". The Nineteenth HETSA Conference. University of Ballarat. July
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2007. "Leslie Stephen in Clubland. The Implications for Economics" History of Economic Society. Meeting. George Mason University.
  • Moore, G. C. G. and D. Gilchrist, 2007. "John Malcolm Ludlow, Victorian Christian Socialism and the Friendly Society Act of 1875". The Twentieth HETSA Conference. University of Queensland. July
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2008. "The Campaign to Arrest Ed Shann's Influence in Western Australia". Twenty-First Conference for the History of Economic Thought Society of Australia. University of Western Sydney. July.
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2009. "Placing William Forster Lloyd in Context: Both Modern and Contemporary". Twenty-Second Conference for the History of Economic Thought Society of Australia. University of Notre Dame Australia. July.
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2010. "Donald Winch in Context: An Essay on Wealth and Life". Twenty-Third Conference for the History of Economic Thought Society of Australia. University of Sydney. July.
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2011. "Teaching Economics within John Henry Cardinal Newman's Ideal University: A Nineteenth Century Vision for the Twenty-first Century Scholar". Twenty-Fourth Conference for the History of Economic Thought Society of Australia. RMIT. July.
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2012a. "Prefatory Remarks on the Open Society and its Enemies in East Asia" Twenty-Fifth Conference for the History of Economic Thought Society of Australia. Royal Society of Victoria. July.
  • Moore, G. C. G. 2012b. "Teaching Economics within John Henry Cardinal Newman's Ideal University: A Nineteenth Century Vision for the Twenty-first Century Scholar". History of Economic Society Conference. Brock University. Canada. July.
Community Engagement
Editorial Boards/Editorial Duties/Refereeing/Memberships
2001- : Editorial Board of the History of Economics Review.
2005-: Board Member of the Economics Society of Australia (Western Australian Division).
2007-2011: Co-editor of the History of Economics Review
2007-: Contributing Editor of the Australian Biographical Dictionary of Australian and New Zealand Economists. Edward Elgar.
Referee for History of Political Economy, Journal of History of Economic Thought and History of Economics Review.
Member of the History of Economic Thought Society of Australia
Member of the Economics Society of Australia
Awards
Main Prizes and Peer Recognition
1986: The W.E.G. Salter Prize for Economics, University of Western Australia.
1991-4: The Australian Commonwealth Postgraduate Award.
1996: The Biannual HETSA Award for the Best PhD in the History of Economic Thought in Australasia.
2001. Visiting Professor, Duke University, North Carolina.

Research and other Grants:
1988: $1000 as Research Assistant for an IAC Report Entitled “The Environmental Impact of Travel and Tourism”. (Principal Researcher: Professor Mike Burns, Flinders University).
1998: $7000 for Small ARC Grant to Undertake Research at Cambridge University.
2008: $5000 from the WA Branch of the Economic Society of Australia to write a History of Economics in Western Australia (with Michael McClure and Ray Petridis, and subsequently donated to the HETSA Society).
2008: $50,000 from the Mannkal Foundation to establish an economics major on the Fremantle Campus of UNDA.
2009: $105,000 from the Mannkal Foundation to establish the History of Economic Thought Research Unit (HETRU) on the Fremantle Campus of UNDA.