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Natural Resources Law & Policy eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 19 Apr 2015

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1 1,471 Regulation of Shale Gas Development, Including Hydraulic Fracturing
Hannah Jacobs Wiseman and Francis Gradijan
Florida State University - College of Law and University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Date posted to database: 3 Nov 2011
Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
2 1,365 The Economics of Allowing More Domestic Oil Drilling
Robert W. Hahn and Peter Passell
University of Oxford, Smith School and Milken Institute
Date posted to database: 11 Sep 2008
Last Revised: 17 Nov 2014
3 1,182 Climate Change, Forests and Federalism: Seeing the Treaty for the Trees
Blake Hudson
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - Paul M. Hebert Law Center
Date posted to database: 31 Mar 2010
Last Revised: 18 Nov 2014
4 1,135 Federal Constitutions, Global Governance, and the Role of Forests in Regulating Climate Change
Blake Hudson
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - Paul M. Hebert Law Center
Date posted to database: 4 Apr 2011
Last Revised: 22 Jul 2012
5 1,025 The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and the Limits of Civil Liability
Ronen Perry
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 1 Oct 2010
Last Revised: 27 Apr 2014
6 1,004 Trade Secrets, Disclosure, and Dissent in a Fracturing Energy Revolution
Hannah Jacobs Wiseman
Florida State University - College of Law
Date posted to database: 21 Jan 2011
Last Revised: 12 Nov 2014
7 1,001 Mapping the New Commons
Charlotte Hess
Syracuse University Library
Date posted to database: 12 Mar 2009
Last Revised: 23 Apr 2009
8 988 Natural Resources: Curse or Blessing?
Rick van der Ploeg
University of Oxford
Date posted to database: 17 Jul 2010
Last Revised: 9 Nov 2013
9 975 The Global Food Crisis: Law, Policy, and the Elusive Quest for Justice
Carmen G. Gonzalez
Seattle University School of Law
Date posted to database: 9 Mar 2010
Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
10 918 A Rotten System: Subsidizing Environmental Degradation and Poor Public Health with Our Nation's Tax Dollars
William S. Eubanks
Meyer Glitzenstein & Crystal
Date posted to database: 21 Oct 2008
Last Revised: 17 Jun 2014

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
18 Feb 2015 through 19 Apr 2015

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1 220 How Cheap is Corporate Talk?
James W. Coleman
University of Calgary - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 30 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 30 Mar 2015
2 75 Inter-State Cooperation in Energy Transit
Rafael Leal-Arcas and Andrew Filis
Queen Mary University of London - School of Law and Queen Mary, University of London
Date posted to database: 3 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 3 Apr 2015
3 59 Environmental Justice, Human Rights, and the Global South
Carmen G. Gonzalez
Seattle University School of Law
Date posted to database: 6 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 16 Mar 2015
4 52 Shared Sovereignty: The Role of Expert Agencies in Environmental Law
Michael C. Blumm and Andrea Lang
Lewis & Clark Law School and Lewis & Clark Law School
Date posted to database: 16 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
5 43 State of the World's Wetlands and Their Services to People: A Compilation of Recent Analyses
Royal C. Gardner, Stefano Barchiesi, Coralie Beltrame, C. M. Finlayson, Thomas Galewski, Ian Harrison, Marc Paganini, Christian Perennou, Dave Pritchard, Ake Rosenqvist and Matt Walpole
Stetson University College of Law, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory, Charles Sturt University, Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory, Conservation International, European Space Agency, Mediterranean Wetlands Observatory, DEP Consultants, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and United Nations - Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date posted to database: 5 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 5 Apr 2015
6 40 Owning the Universe: Exploring the Concept of Property Rights in Outer Space
Peter Ras
Van Doorne N.V.
Date posted to database: 15 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 15 Mar 2015
7 39 Regional Federal Administration
Dave Owen
University of Maine - School of Law
Date posted to database: 27 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 27 Feb 2015
8 35 The Tragedy of the Vital Commons
M. Alexander Pearl
Texas Tech University School of Law
Date posted to database: 8 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 8 Mar 2015
9 34 Natural Resources Law: Private Rights and the Public Interest (Preface and Chapter 1)
Eric T. Freyfogle, Michael C. Blumm and Blake Hudson
University of Illinois College of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School and Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - Paul M. Hebert Law Center
Date posted to database: 19 Feb 2015
Last Revised: 19 Feb 2015
10 34 Governance and Uncertainty
Justin R. Pidot
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Date posted to database: 9 Apr 2015
Last Revised: 9 Apr 2015





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