Gregg P. Macey

Brooklyn Law School

Assistant Professor

250 Joralemon Street

Brooklyn, NY 11201

United States



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Scholarly Papers (13)


Coasean Blind Spots: Charting the Incomplete Institutionalism

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 98, No. 4, pp. 863-919, 2010
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Apr 2010
Gregg P. Macey
Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 499 (42,865)


Property Theory, Transaction Costs, New Institutionalism, Law and Economics, Environmental Regulation


Cooperative Institutions in Cultural Commons

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 95, pp. 757-792, 2010
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 May 2010
Gregg P. Macey
Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 414 (52,076)
Citation 3


intellectual property, common-pool resource, Ostrom, institutional analysis, new institutionalism, patent pool, open source, tragedy of the commons


Environmental Crisis and the Paradox of Organizing

Brigham Young University Law Review, pp. 2061-2109, 2011
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2011
Gregg P. Macey
Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 336 (66,437)


environmental crisis, environmental law, organization theory, open systems, deepwater horizon, oil spills


Community Environmental Policing: Assessing New Strategies of Public Participation in Environmental Regulation

Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Vol. 22, pp. 383-414, 2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Apr 2009
Gregg P. Macey
Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 321 (67,639)


pollution monitoring, bucket brigades, right-to-know, co-production, air emissions sampling, environmental policing


The Politics of Risk: Pre-Litigation Site Assessment in Houston, Texas

Environmental Law, Vol. 37, pp. 15-59, 2007
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2009
Gregg P. Macey
Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 263 (90,936)


risk assessment, scientific evidence, mass torts, Daubert, environmental justice


The Secondary Effects of Environmental Justice Litigation: The Case of West Dallas Coalition for Environmental Justice v. EPA

Virginia Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 20, pp. 431-478, 2001
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2014
Gregg P. Macey and Lawrence E. Susskind
Brooklyn Law School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Urban Studies & Planning
Downloads 245 (97,633)


environmental justice, organization theory, path dependence, litigation, West Dallas


An Investigation of Environmental Racism Claims: Testing Environmental Management Approaches with a Geographic Information System

Environmental Management, Vol. 27, pp. 893-907, 2001
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2014
Gregg P. Macey
Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 205 (111,885)


Environmental racism, Geographic information science, environmental lead, South Central Los Angeles


The Architecture of Ignorance

Utah Law Review, No. 6, 2013
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 14 Jul 2014
Gregg P. Macey
Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 151 (153,614)


environmental law, regulation, data gaps, social movement theory, institutional theory, community monitoring, microenvironment, peer-to-peer


Goshen Learns Environmental Planning

The MIT Journal of Planning, Vol. 3, pp. 4-29, 2002
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2009
Gregg P. Macey
Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 146 (159,046)


environmental impact, permitting process, NEPA, environmental justice, Goshen, North Carolina


Symposium: Post-Zoning: Alternative Forms of Public Land Use Controls

78 Brook. L. Rev. 305 (2013) , Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 349
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2013
Christopher Serkin and Gregg P. Macey
Vanderbilt Law School and Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 82 (222,458)



Air Concentrations of Volatile Compounds Near Oil and Gas Production: A Community-Based Exploratory Study

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Nov 2014
Brooklyn Law School, Global Community Monitor, Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide, Center for Environmental Health (CEH), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Powder River Basin Resource Council and Institute for Health and the Environment - University at Albany
Downloads 81 (213,282)


benzene, community monitoring, formaldehyde, grab and passive samplers, hydraulic fracturing, hydrogen sulfide, oil and gas


Boundary Work in Environmental Law

Houston Law Review, Vol. 53, No. 1, pp. 103-192 (2015)
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 25 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
Gregg P. Macey
Brooklyn Law School
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environmental law, hydraulic fracturing, oil and gas, environmental justice, radioactive materials, federalism, regulatory commons, precautionary principle, organizations, institutional change, communities of practice


The Natech: Right-to-Know as Space-Time Puzzle

P. Gardoni et al. (eds.), Risk Analysis of Natural Hazards (2016), Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 427
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2015
Gregg P. Macey
Brooklyn Law School
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