Hilary Sigman

Rutgers University - Department of Economics

Professor

75 Hamilton Street

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

United States

http://econweb.rutgers.edu/sigman

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

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Scholarly Papers (20)

Incentives to Settle Under Joint and Several Liability: An Empirical Analysis of Superfund Litigation

Stanford Law School, Olin Law & Economics Paper No. 169; U of Penn Law School, Law & Economics Paper No. 262; USC Law School, Olin Paper No. 99-1
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 May 1999
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
Downloads 301 (82,063)
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Incentives to Settle Under Joint and Several Liability: An Empirical Analysis of Superfund Litigation

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 29, No. 205, January 2000
Posted: 22 Sep 1999
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics

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The Effect of Joint and Several Liability Under Superfund on Brownfields

U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 05-21, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 06-18, International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 27, 2007
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Sep 2005
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
Downloads 205 (123,052)
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environmental law and policy, environmental economics, Superfund liability, torts, real estate

The Effect of Joint and Several Liability Under Superfund on Brownfields

NBER Working Paper No. w11667
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 3

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Management of Hazardous Waste and Contaminated Land

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Dec 2010
Hilary Sigman and Sarah L. Stafford
Rutgers University - Department of Economics and College of William and Mary - Arts and Sciences
Downloads 168 (148,209)
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Management of Hazardous Waste and Contaminated Land

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 3, Issue 1, pp. 255-275, 2011
Posted: 16 Sep 2011
Hilary Sigman and Sarah L. Stafford
Rutgers University - Department of Economics and College of William and Mary - Arts and Sciences

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Taxing Hazardous Waste: The U.S. Experience

Public Finance and Management, Vol. 1, 2003
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Oct 2003
Hilary Sigman
Rutgers University - Department of Economics
Downloads 121 (181,266)
Citation 1

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An Empirical Analysis of Cost Recovery in Superfund Cases: Implications for Brownfields and Joint and Several Liability

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 11, P. 447, 2014, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-12, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-23
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2014
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
Downloads 105 (216,514)
Citation 1

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Environmental Law, Torts, Litigation and Settlement, Real Estate, Economics

An Empirical Analysis of Cost Recovery in Superfund Cases: Implications for Brownfields and Joint and Several Liability

NBER Working Paper No. w16209
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jul 2010
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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An Empirical Analysis of Cost Recovery in Superfund Cases: Implications for Brownfields and Joint and Several Liability

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 11, Issue 3, pp. 477-504, 2014
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Jul 2014
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 1
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The Effect of Allowing Pollution Offsets with Imperfect Enforcement

University of Pennsylvania Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 10-18
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Sep 2010
Hilary Sigman and Howard F. Chang
Rutgers University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Environmental Law and Economics, Climate Change, Emission Trading System

The Effect of Allowing Pollution Offsets with Imperfect Enforcement

NBER Working Paper No. w16860
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2014
Hilary Sigman and Howard F. Chang
Rutgers University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Citation 2

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The Incidence of Pollution Control Policies

NBER Working Paper No. w11438
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Jul 2005
Resources for the Future, Rutgers University - Department of Economics, Resources for the Future - Quality of the Environment Division and University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
Downloads 48 (319,774)
Citation 17

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Endogenous Decentralization in Federal Environmental Policies

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 37, P. 39, 2014, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-25
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2015
Howard F. Chang, Hilary Sigman and Leah Goldman Traub
University of Pennsylvania Law School, Rutgers University - Department of Economics and Lord Abbett
Downloads 45 (298,686)

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Cooperative federalism, political economy, environmental law and regulation, economics, intergovernmental relations, federalism, government policy, air pollution, hazardous waste, empirical research, administrative law, primacy, authorization, decentralization, pollution control

The Pace of Progress at Superfund Sites: Policy Goals and Interest Group Influence

NBER Working Paper No. w7704
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2014
Hilary Sigman
Rutgers University - Department of Economics
Downloads 35 (386,147)
Citation 8

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The Pace of Progress at Superfund Sites: Policy Goals and Interest Group Influence

NBER Working Paper No. w7704
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Mar 2001 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2014
Hilary Sigman
Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Damming the Commons: An Empirical Analysis of International Cooperation and Conflict in Dam Location

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6992
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Sheila M. Olmstead and Hilary Sigman
LBJ School of Public Affairs and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
Downloads 28 (417,084)

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River Basin Management, Dams and Reservoirs, Water Supply and Systems, Water Supply and Sanitation Governance and Institutions, Water and Industry

Damming the Commons: An Empirical Analysis of International Cooperation and Conflict in Dam Location

Resources for the Future Discussion Paper No. 14-23-REV
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2015
Sheila M. Olmstead and Hilary Sigman
LBJ School of Public Affairs and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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common pool, free-riding, dams, water impoundment, international rivers, treaties

Damming the Commons: An Empirical Analysis of International Cooperation and Conflict in Dam Location

NBER Working Paper No. w20389
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Aug 2014
Sheila M. Olmstead and Hilary Sigman
LBJ School of Public Affairs and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Decentralization and Environmental Quality: An International Analysis of Water Pollution

NBER Working Paper No. w13098
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Hilary Sigman
Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 2

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Letting States do the Dirty Work: State Responsibility for Federal Environmental Regulation

NBER Working Paper No. W9451
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 Jan 2003
Hilary Sigman
Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 7

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Monitoring and Enforcement of Climate Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w16121
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Hilary Sigman
Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 1

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International Spillovers and Water Quality in Rivers: Do Countries Free Ride?

NBER Working Paper No. w8585
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Nov 2001
Hilary Sigman
Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 15

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Endogenous Decentralization in Federal Environmental Policies

NBER Working Paper No. w13238
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Jul 2007
Leah Goldman Traub and Hilary Sigman
Lord Abbett and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
Downloads 25 (406,129)
Citation 1

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Transboundary Spillovers and Decentralization of Environmental Policies

NBER Working Paper No. w10717
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Sep 2004
Hilary Sigman
Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 9

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Incentives to Settle Under Joint and Several Liability

NBER Working Paper No. w7096
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Sep 2000
Howard F. Chang and Hilary Sigman
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 11

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Environmental Liability and Redevelopment of Old Industrial Land

NBER Working Paper No. w15017
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Jun 2009
Hilary Sigman
Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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Citation 6

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Does Trade Promote Environmental Coordination?: Pollution in International Rivers

Contributions to Economic Analysis and Policy, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2004
Posted: 22 Jun 2004
Hilary Sigman
Rutgers University - Department of Economics

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Environment, Transboundary Pollution, Water Quality

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Midnight Dumping: Public Policies and Illegal Disposal of Used Oil

Rand Journal of Economics, Vol. 29, No. 1 (Spring 1998)
Posted: 19 Dec 1997
Hilary Sigman
Rutgers University - Department of Economics

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