Michael Gerrard

Columbia University - Law School

435 West 116th Street

New York, NY 10025

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Harmonizing Climate Change Policy and International Investment Law: Threats, Challenges and Opportunities

YEARBOOK ON INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT LAW & POLICY 2010-11, Karl P. Sauvant, ed., Oxford University Press, 2011
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
Daniel M. Firger, Daniel M. Firger and Michael Gerrard
New York University School of LawColumbia Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Law School
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Climate, Climate Change, Energy, Investment, Investment Law, Foreign Direct Investment, Bilateral Investment Treaty, UNFCCC, Kyoto Protocol, Copenhagen Accord, Arbitration

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Climate Change and Human Trafficking After the Paris Climate Agreement

Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School, 2016
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Jun 2016
Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Law School
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Climate Change, Sea Level Rise, Drought, Displacement, Refugee, Conflict, Trafficking, Laudato Si

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Legal Pathways to Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Under Section 115 of the Clean Air Act

Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School, Emmett Institute for Climate Change and the Environment, University of California-Los Angeles School of Law, Institute for Policy Integrity, New York University School of Law, UCLA School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 16-11
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 06 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2016
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law, Columbia University - Law School, NYU School of Law, New York University School of Law and Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA)
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greenhouse gas emissions, Clean Air Act, EPA, Environmental Protection Agency, GHG emissions, GHG, climate change

Removing Carbon Dioxide Through Ocean Alkalinity Enhancement and Seaweed Cultivation: Legal Challenges and Opportunities

Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School, Columbia Public Law Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 10 Mar 2021
Romany Webb, Korey Silverman-Roati and Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Law School
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climate change, ocean alkalinity enhancement, seaweed cultivation, carbon removal, UNCLOS, London Convention, London Protocol

Removing Carbon Dioxide Through Ocean Alkalinity Enhancement and Seaweed Cultivation: Legal Challenges and Opportunities

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Feb 2021
Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Law School
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Carbon dioxide removal, exclusive economic zones

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Making America A Better Place for All: Sustainable Development Recommendations for the Biden Administration

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 51, No. 4, 2021, Widener Law Commonwealth Research Paper No. 21-12, University of Utah College of Law Research Paper No. 437
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2021
Widener University - Commonwealth Law School, Wake Forest University - School of Law, University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law, Landesa, Legal Action Chicago, Feeding America, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Arizona State University (ASU) - Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Columbia University - Law School, Keystone Research Center, University of California, Merced, Feeding America, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), University of Kansas - School of Law, Brookings Institution, Georgetown University - Georgetown University Medical Center, George Washington University - Law School, Albany Law School, American University - Washington College of Law, California Polytechnic State University, Yale Law School, University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law and Shriver Center on Poverty Law
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sustainable development goals; SDG; sustainable development; climate change; Biden Administration; poverty; COVID-19; inequality; partnerships; environmental protection, poverty, hunger, infrastructure, education, justice, decent work, hunger, health

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Climate Change and Human Trafficking After the Paris Agreement

University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 72, No. 1, 2018, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-585
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Mar 2018
Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Law School
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UNFCCC, Paris Agreement, climate change, extreme weather, migration, human trafficking

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Regulating Imports into RGGI: Toward a Legal, Workable Solution

Columbia Law School - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law White Paper, August 2013 , Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-437
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2015
Shelley Welton, Michael Gerrard and Jason Munster
Unversity of Pennsylvania Carey School of Law, Columbia University - Law School and Harvard University
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climate change, cap-and-trade, dormant commerce clause, Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, RGGI, leakage

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Legal & Scientific Integrity in Advancing a 'Land Degradation Neutral World'

Columbia Journal of Environmental Law Forthcoming, Columbia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 515, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-438
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2015
Shelley Welton, Michela Biasutti and Michael Gerrard
Unversity of Pennsylvania Carey School of Law, Columbia University - Columbia Earth Institute and Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 67 (464,286)
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desertification, land degradation, 'no net loss', REDD

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Legal Pathways for a Massive Increase in Utility-Scale Renewable Generation Capacity

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 47, 2017, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-550
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Jul 2017
Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Law School
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Decarbonization, renewable energy, NEPA, National Environmental Policy Act, site acquisition, species protection, ESA, Endangered Species Act

10.

Courts Uniformly Support Climate Science and Scientists

New York Law Journal (September 2013), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 28 Aug 2013
Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Law School
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climate change, climate science, Michael Mann, climate litigation

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Prevailing Academic View on Compliance Flexibility Under § 111 of the Clean Air Act

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper No. 11-29
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2014
affiliation not provided to SSRN, New York University School of Law, University of South Carolina - School of Law, University of Virginia School of Law, Columbia University - Law School and Resources for the Future
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source category, existing sources, state implementation plan, new sources, tradable performance standards

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Presidential Progress on Climate Change: Will the Courts Interfere With What Needs to Be Done to Save Our Planeet?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Feb 2021
Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Law School
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Climate change

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Legal Pathways to Deep Decarbonization in the Fields of Land Use and Zoning

Zoning & Planning Law Report, forthcoming, Widener Law Commonwealth Research Paper No. 21-24
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Dec 2021 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2021
Jordan Gerow, Michael Gerrard and John C. Dernbach
LPDD, Columbia University - Law School and Widener University - Commonwealth Law School
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deep decarbonization, GHG emissions, electricity, climate change, land use, zoning, local government, state government, renewable energy, distributed energy, net zero, building codes, electric vehicles, charging infrastructure, walkability, siting, permitting, vehicle miles traveled

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America's Zero Carbon Action Plan: Federal Legislative and Administrative Framework

SDSN 2020. Zero Carbon Action Plan., Widener Law Commonwealth Research Paper No. 21-18
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 May 2021 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2021
John C. Dernbach and Michael Gerrard
Widener University - Commonwealth Law School and Columbia University - Law School
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zero carbon, net-zero carbon, deep decarbonization, GHG emissions, variable renewable energy, electricity, non-carbon dioxide pollutants, climate change

15.

Heat Waves: Legal Adaptation to the Most Lethal Climate Disaster (So Far)

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review, Vol. 40, 2018, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-635
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2019
Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 37 (597,763)

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Climate change, disaster, heat wave, adaptation, resilience

16.

The Legal Framework for Offshore Carbon Capture and Storage in Canada

Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School, Columbia Public Law Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Mar 2021
Romany Webb and Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Law School
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climate change, carbon capture and storage, direct air capture, carbon removal

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Overcoming Impediments to Offshore Carbon Dioxide Storage: Legal Issues in the U.S. and Canada

Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Mar 2019
Romany Webb and Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Law School
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carbon capture and storage, CCS, carbon dioxide, fossil fuels, energy, offshore, Cascadia

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Principles of International Law and the Adoption of a Market-Based Mechanism for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Shipping

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Mar 2021
Hillary Aidun, Daniel J. Metzger and Michael Gerrard
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Law School
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shipping, IMO, climate change, international law

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Geological Storage of CO 2 in Sub-Seafloor Basalt: The CarbonSAFE Pre-Feasibility Study Offshore Washington State and British Columbia

Energy Procedia 146 (2018) 158–165, Columbia Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 Jun 2019
Columbia University - Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Government of the United States of America - Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Government of the United States of America - Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Government of the United States of America - Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of California, Santa Cruz, Columbia University - Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University - Law School, affiliation not provided to SSRN, GHG Underground, LLC, Columbia University - Lenfest Center for Sustainable Energy, Columbia University - Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Columbia University - Department of Earth and Environmental Engineering, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Columbia University - Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University - Barnard College, University of California, Santa Cruz, Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Government of the United States of America - Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Government of the United States of America - Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and Independent
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Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, climate change law, C02 storage, study

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The Opportunities for and Hurdles to Combined Heat and Power in New York City

Columbia Law School, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, May 2013
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Feb 2015
Alexis Saba, Bianca Howard, Michael Gerrard and Vijay Modi
Independent, Independent, Columbia University - Law School and Independent
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New York City, CHP, heat, power

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Policy Readiness for Offshore Carbon Dioxide Storage in the Northeast

Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School, June 2017
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 15 Jun 2017
Romany Webb and Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Law School
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Carbon Capture and Sequestration, CCS, Carbon Dioxide, Fossil Fuels, Energy, Offshore, Outer Continental Shelf, High Seas

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Permitting Seaweed Cultivation for Carbon Sequestration in California: Barriers and Recommendations

Posted: 21 Jul 2022
Korey Silverman-Roati, Romany Webb and Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Law School

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Climate change, carbon dioxide removal, negative emissions, seaweed

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Removing Carbon Dioxide Through Artificial Upwelling and Downwelling: Legal Challenges and Opportunities

Posted: 21 Jul 2022
Romany Webb, Korey Silverman-Roati and Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Law School

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Climate change, carbon dioxide removal, negative emissions, artificial upwelling, artificial downwelling

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Removing Carbon Dioxide Through Seaweed Cultivation: Legal Challenges and Opportunities

Posted: 21 Jul 2022
Korey Silverman-Roati, Romany Webb and Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Law School

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Climate change, carbon dioxide removal, negative emissions, seaweed, macroalgae

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Removing Carbon Dioxide Through Ocean Alkalinity Enhancement: Legal Challenges and Opportunities

Posted: 18 Jul 2022
Romany Webb, Korey Silverman-Roati and Michael Gerrard
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Law School

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climate change, carbon dioxide removal, negative emissions, ocean alkalinity enhancement, OAE