Robert R. M. Verchick

Loyola University New Orleans College of Law

Gauthier-St. Martin Chair in Environmental Law

7214 St. Charles Ave., Box 901

Campus Box 901

New Orleans, LA 70118

United States

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

The Case Against Cost Benefit Analysis

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Apr 2005
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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Cost benefit analysis, environment, public health, regulation, economics

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Preemption and Theories of Federalism

PREEMPTION CHOICE: THE THEORY, LAW, AND REALITY OF FEDERALISM'S CORE QUESTION, W. Buzbee, ed., Cambridge University Press, 2008, U of Michigan Public Law Working Paper No. 98
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 17 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2012
Robert R. M. Verchick and Nina A. Mendelson
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and University of Michigan Law School
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federalism

Risk, Fairness, and the Geography of Disaster

International Law Forum of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Law Faculty Research Paper Series No. 01-07
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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natural disasters, global warming, cost-benefit analysis, risk management, Hurricane Katrina

Risk, Fairness, and the Geography of Disaster

Issues in Legal Scholarship, Issue 10, 2007, Loyola New Orleans Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Feb 2013
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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natural disasters, global warming, climate change, cost-benefit analysis, risk management, Hurricane Katrina

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Why the Global Environment Needs Local Government: Lessons from the Johannesburg Summit

Urban Lawyer Urban Lawyer, Vol. 35, No. 3, 2003, p. 471
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Apr 2004
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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Sustainability, environment, local government, global

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When Retreat is the Best Option: Flood Insurance after Biggert-Waters and Other Climate Change Puzzles

47 John Marshall Law Review 695 (2014), Loyola University New Orleans College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series 2014-19
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2014
Robert R. M. Verchick and Lynsey R. Johnson
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and Loyola University New Orleans
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climate change adaptation, flood insurance, disaster law, natural resources, environmental law, legislation, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Biggert-Waters Insurance Reform Act of 2012

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Steinbeck's Holism: Science, Literature, and Environmental Law

Stanford Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2003
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 30 Jan 2003
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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Feathers or Gold? A Civic Economics for Environmental Law

Harvard Environmental Law Review, Vol. 25, 2000
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 31 May 2001
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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Katrina, Feminism, and Environmental Justice

Cardozo Women's Law Journal, 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 May 2007
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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feminism, environmental justice, New Orleans, Katrina, disaster, flood, social justice

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Climate Change and the Puget Sound: Building the Legal Framework for Adaptation

Center for Progressive Reform White Paper No. 1108, Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-18
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 13 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
George Washington University - Law School, Seattle University School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Alabama - School of Law, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Houston Law Center, Lewis & Clark Law School, University of Idaho College of Law, University of San Francisco - School of Law and Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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climate change, adaptation, prior appropriation, sea level rise, planning, disaster law, public health, clean air act, clean water act, adaptive management, flexibility, uncertainty

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Protecting the Coast

THE LAW OF ADAPTATION TO CLIMATE CHANGE: U.S. AND INTERNATIONAL ASPECTS, Michael Gerrard, Katrina Kuh, eds., 2012
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2016
Robert R. M. Verchick and Joel D. Scheraga
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and Office of Policy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
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climate change, adaptation, natural resources, disaster, mitigation, clean water act, coastal protection

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Critical Space Theory: Keeping Local Geography in American and European Environmental Law

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 31 Oct 2001
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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Disaster Justice: The Geography of Human Capability

23 Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum 23 (2012), Loyola University New Orleans College of Law Research Paper No. 2013-02
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Jan 2013
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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environmental law, disaster preparation, discrimination, land use, risk management, administrative law, social justice

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Adapting to Climate Change While Planning for Disaster: Footholds, Rope Lines, and the Iowa Floods

2011 Brigham Young University Law Review 2203 (2011), Loyola New Orleans Law Research Paper No. 2012-05
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2013
Abby Hall and Robert R. M. Verchick
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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natural disaster, climate change, climate adaptation, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Interagency Climate Change Adaptation Task Force

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Toward Normative Rules for Agency Interpretation: Defining Jurisdiction Under the Clean Water Act

Alabama Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Jun 2004
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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administrative law, agency, wetlands, clean water act, jurisdiction, statutory interpretation

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Facing Catastrophe: Environmental Action for a Post-Katrina World, Introduction

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 02 Jul 2010
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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disaster, environment, Katrina, environmental justice, risk management, ecosystem services, natural resources, emergency response

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Culture, Cognition, and Climate

2016 University of Illinois Law Review 969 , Loyola University New Orleans College of Law Research Paper No. 2016-05
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2016
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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climate change, cognitive bias, cultural cognition theory, environmental law, climate change, environmental law, jurisprudence, motivated reasoning, administrative law

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Fairness in the Bay: Environmental Justice and Nutrient Trading

U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-57
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2012
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, Center for Progressive Reform and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Nutrient Trading, CWA, Environmental Justice, Chesapeake Bay

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Letting Nature Work in the Pacific Northwest: A Manual for Protecting Ecosystem Services Under Existing Law

Center for Progressive Reform White Paper No. 1304
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Apr 2013
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law, George Washington University - Law School, Lewis & Clark Law School, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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ecosystem services, adaptive management, flooding, floodplains, Clean Water Act, biological criteria, ecological integrity, water quality standards, designated uses, public trust doctrine, takings, Fifth Amendment, National Flood Insurance Program

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Let the People Speak: Notice and Comment Rulemaking (Lessons from the Controversial New Source Review Proposal of the Clean Air Act)

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 34, p. 10115, 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Dec 2011
University of Houston Law Center, University of Colorado Law School, Marquette University - Law School and Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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administrative law, environment, clean air act, rulemaking, notice and comment, administrative procedures act, section 553, new source review, nsr

20.

Natural Disaster and Climate Change

International Environmental Law and the Global South: Comparative Perspectives (Shawkat Alam, Sumudu Atapattu, Carmen G. Gonzalez & Jona Razzaque eds., Cambridge University Press 2015) (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Apr 2015
Robert R. M. Verchick and Paul Govind
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and Macquarie Law School
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climate change adaptation, climate change mitigation, disaster law, disaster risk reduction, international environmental law, international development, international law, resilience, wealth inequality

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A Survey of Federal Agency Response to President Clinton's Executive Order No. 12898 on Environmental Justice

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 31, No. 10, 2001
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Sep 2013
Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law, Tulane University - Law School, University of New Mexico - School of Law, University of Hawaii - William S. Richardson School of Law, University of San Francisco - School of Law, University of Cincinnati - College of Law, Seattle University School of Law, Golden Gate University - School of Law and Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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Disaster Law and Climate Change

Climate Change Law (Daniel A. Farber & Marjan Peeters Eds., Edward Elgar Publishing 2016) (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Jul 2015
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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Climate change adaptation, Climate impacts, Disaster risk reduction, Human rights, ‘Loss and damage’

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Unique Property: An Annotated Bibliography

18 J. Am. Acad. Matrim. Law 589 (2004)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Jun 2015
Nancy Levit and Robert R. M. Verchick
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law and Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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annotated bibliography; unique property

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Planning for Climate Change Disaster

Climate Disaster Law: Barriers and Opportunities (Rosemary Lyster & Robert R.M. Verchick eds., Edward Elgar 2018) (Forthcoming) , Loyola University New Orleans College of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 Nov 2017
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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climate change, climate change adaptation, disaster risk reduction, planning

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Protecting the Power Grid from Climate Disasters

This is a draft chapter. The final version will be available in Climate Disaster Law: Barriers and Opportunities edited by Rosemary Lyster & Robert R.M. Verchick, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 2018, Forthcoming, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 17/86
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Oct 2017
Rosemary Lyster and Robert R. M. Verchick
The University of Sydney Law School and Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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electricity infrastructure, extreme weather and slow onset events, hardening, smartening and greening the grid, resilience, renewable energy, battery storage, smart grids

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Introduction - Climate Disaster Law: Barriers and Opportunities

This is a draft chapter. The final version will be available in Climate Disaster Law: Barriers and Opportunities edited by Rosemary Lyster & Robert R.M. Verchick, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd. 2018, Forthcoming, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 17/87
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Oct 2017
Rosemary Lyster and Robert R. M. Verchick
The University of Sydney Law School and Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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Climate science, climate disasters, Climate Disaster Law, International Law, Public Law, Environmental Law, Private Law, barriers and opportunities

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Reaching Higher Ground: Avenues to Secure and Manage New Land for Communities Displaced by Climate Change

Center for Progressive Reform (May 2017), Loyola University New Orleans College of Law Research Paper No. 2017-07
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Sep 2017
Maxine Burkett, Robert R. M. Verchick and David Flores
University of Hawaii - William S. Richardson School of Law, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and Center for Progressive Reform
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Climate Disruption, Community Relocation, Disaster Law, Displaced Peoples

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Testimony Before the Committee on the Budget of the United States Senate, Hearing on 'Moving Toward a Stronger Economy with a Regulatory Budget'

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Feb 2016
Robert R. M. Verchick
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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Administrative Law, Regulatory Policy, Regulatory Budgeting