Kirsten H. Engel

University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law

Professor of Law

P.O. Box 210176

Tucson, AZ 85721-0176

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

Micro-Motives for State and Local Climate Change Initiatives

Harvard Law & Policy Review, Vol. 2, pp. 119-137, 2008, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-19
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2014
Kirsten H. Engel and Barak Orbach
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Arizona
Downloads 598 (28,533)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Environmental Law, Political Economy, Federalism, Climate Change

2.

State and Local Climate Change Initiatives: What is Motivating State and Local Governments to Address a Global Problem and What Does this Say about Federalism and Environmental Law?

Urban Lawyer, Vol. 38, p. 1015, 2006, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No 06-36
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Oct 2006
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 572 (30,522)
Citation 2

Abstract:

environmental law, climate change, federalism, state government, federal government, motivation for local action, California, regional

3.

Subglobal Regulation of the Global Commons: The Case of Climate Change

Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 32, p. 183, 2005
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Aug 2005
Kirsten H. Engel and Scott R. Saleska
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Arizona - Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Downloads 415 (45,762)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Climate change, global commons, unilateral action, suboptimal, subglobal governments, international framework, collective action, United States, economic rationality, market imperfections, tragedy of the commons

4.

Mitigating Global Climate Change in the United States: A Regional Approach

NYU Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 14, p. 54, 2005, Arizona Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-01
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 414 (43,546)
Citation 3

Abstract:

environmental law, environment, climate change, global warming

5.

State Environmental Standard-Setting: Is There a "Race" and Is It "To the Bottom"?

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 48, p. 271, 1997
Number of pages: 128 Posted: 05 Sep 2006
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 289 (66,007)
Citation 14

Abstract:

State, environmental, standards, federal, interstate competition, mobile industry, race-to-the-bottom, efficiency, optimal, prisoner's dilemma, neoclassical economics, Revesz, Oates, location standards, empirical evidence, social welfare

6.

Adaptive Federalism: The Case Against Reallocating Environmental Regulatory Authority

Minnesota Law Review, 2007, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-23
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 26 Sep 2007
David E. Adelman and Kirsten H. Engel
University of Texas School of Law and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 258 (84,320)
Citation 2

Abstract:

environmental federalism, federalism, adaptive federalism, dynamic federalism, cooperative federalism, environmental law, preemption, matching principle, Revesz, Stewart, Esty, Farber, Schapiro, scale, climate change, complexity theory

7.

Harnessing the Benefits of Dynamic Federalism in Environmental Law

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 56, p. 159, 2006, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 06-37
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Oct 2006
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 238 (73,018)
Citation 4

Abstract:

environmental law, federalism, state government, federal government, overlapping jurisdiction, dynamic federalism, economic efficiency, allocation of authority, preemption, innovation

8.

The Dormant Commerce Clause Threat to Market-Based Environmental Regulation: The Case of Electricity Deregulation

Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 26, p. 243, 1999
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 05 Sep 2006
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 210 (108,866)
Citation 1

Abstract:

State, market-based, environmental, regulation, dormant, Commerce Clause, tradable permits, emissions credits, renewable power, renewable portfolio standard, electricity deregulation, interstate commerce, incentives

9.

Harmonizing Regulatory and Litigation Approaches to Climate Change Mitigation: Incorporating Tradable Emissions Offsets into Common Law Remedies

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-10, University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 155, p. 1563, 2007
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Mar 2007
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 208 (113,462)
Citation 7

Abstract:

climate change, tradable emissions credits, states, litigation, public nuisance, common law, greenhouse gases, utilities, California, federal regulation

10.

State Governance: Leadership on Climate Change

AGENDA FOR A SUSTAINABLE AMERICA 441, Environmental Law Institute, John C. Dernbach, ed., 2009, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-37
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2009
Kirsten H. Engel and Marc L. Miller
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 194 (119,516)

Abstract:

states, state government, sustainability, sustainability council, Brundtland Commission, climate change, state climate change initiatives, laboratory of democracy

11.

Perverse Incentives: The Case of Wildfire Smoke Regulation

40 Ecology Law Quarterly 623 (2013), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-26
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2014
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 126 (160,916)

Abstract:

wildfire, air pollution regulation, environmental law, economic analysis, prescribed burning, natural, anthropogenic

12.

Reorienting State Climate Change Policies to Induce Technological Change

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 50, No. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Sep 2008
David E. Adelman and Kirsten H. Engel
University of Texas School of Law and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 108 (194,178)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Climate Change, Federalism, Innovation Policy, Inducing Technological Change

13.

State Responsibility for the Exportation of Nuclear Power Technology

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 74, 1988, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 10-46, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 10-31
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Sep 2010
Anthony D'Amato and Kirsten H. Engel
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 91 (217,864)

Abstract:

Nuclear accidents, State responsibility, Territorial principle, Denial of justice, Philippine power plant at Napot Point

Whither Subnational Climate Change Initiatives in the Wake of Federal Climate Legislation?

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-11, Publius: The Journal of Federalism, 2009
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Mar 2009
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 89 (230,652)
Citation 2

Abstract:

federalism, state, local, federal, regional, climate, climate initiative, preemption, cap and trade, California, Schwarzenegger

Whither Subnational Climate Change Initiatives in the Wake of Federal Climate Legislation?

Publius: The Journal of Federalism, Vol. 39, Issue 3, pp. 432-454, 2009
Posted: 18 Aug 2009
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law

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15.

Why Not a Regional Approach to State Renewable Power Mandates?

3 San Diego Journal of Climate and Energy Law 79 (2012), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-04
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2012
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 88 (220,842)

Abstract:

environmental law, greenhouse gas caps, renewable energy, regional renewable energy markets

16.

How to Take Climate Change into Account: A Guidance Document for Judges Adjudicating Water Disputes

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 40, p. 11215, December 2010, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 10-47
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Dec 2010
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Environmental Defense Fund - Colorado Office, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Arizona - Department of Geosciences and University of Colorado
Downloads 88 (209,065)

Abstract:

climate change, water, adjudication, water rights, climate science

17.

EPA's Clean Power Plan: An Emerging New Cooperative Federalism?

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 14-24
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2015
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 87 (192,930)

Abstract:

carbon-intensity targets, Clean Air Act, cooperative federalism, interstate global pollution,agency interpretation

18.

The Enigma of State Climate Change Policy Innovation

The Law and Policy of Environmental Federalism: A Comparative Analysis ___ (Kalyani Robbins ed., 2015, Forthcoming), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 15-08
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2015
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 76 (121,747)

Abstract:

climate change, state and local government, policy innovation, cap and trade, renewable portfolio standard, climate initiative, free-riding, federalism

19.

Adaptation and the Courtroom: Judging Climate Science

Michigan Journal of Environmental & Administrative Law, 2013, Forthcoming, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-38
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2014
Kirsten H. Engel and Jonathan T. Overpeck
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Arizona - Department of Geosciences
Downloads 70 (252,031)

Abstract:

climate change, scientific evidence, admissibility, adaptation, Daubert

20.

State Standing in Climate Change Lawsuits

Journal of Land Use & Environmental Law, Vol. 28, p. 217, 2011, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-19
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 May 2011
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 69 (255,938)

Abstract:

Climate Change, States, Article III, Standing, Litigation

21.

The Potential and Power of Renewable Energy Credits to Enhance Air Quality and Economic Development in Arizona

43 Arizona State Law Journal 809 (2011), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-21
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 May 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2013
Matthew McDonnell, Kirsten H. Engel and Ardeth Barnhart
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Arizona – Institute of the Environment
Downloads 46 (309,575)

Abstract:

Renewable Energy, Renewable Portfolio Standard, Solar Power, Incentives, Energy Markets, Tradable Credits

22.

Damages, Injunctions, and Climate Justice: A Reply to Jonathan Zasloff

UCLA Law Review Discourse, Vol. 58, p. 189, 2011, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 10-40
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2011
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 41 (321,018)

Abstract:

Climate Change, Damages, Injunctions, Nuisance, Litigation, Environmental Justice, Carbon Tax

23.

Environmental Federalism: A View from the United States

Encyclopedia of Environmental Law: Environmental Decisionmaking (Robert Glicksman et al. eds., 2015, Forthcoming, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 15-28
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Aug 2015
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 21 (222,458)

Abstract:

Environment, federalism, environmental federalism, efficiency, interstate competition, dynamic, climate change, environmental policy, environmental regulation, states and local governments

24.

Untapped Potential: The Carbon Reductions Left Out of EPA's Clean Power Plan

The Center for Progressive Reform, (2016), CPR Paper 1607, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2016-26
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2016
Alice Kaswan and Kirsten H. Engel
University of San Francisco - School of Law and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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Abstract:

climate change, power sector, greenhouse gases, Clean Power Plan, electricity sector, Clean Air Act

25.

Policy Innovation Under Dynamic, Adaptative Federalism and Democratic Experimentalism Compared: Lessons for Federalism and Climate Change Adaptation Policy

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 16-01
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Jan 2016
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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Abstract:

federalism, democratic experimentalism, environmental regulation, climate change, adaptation, Clean Power Plan

26.

The Clean Power Plan: Issues to Watch

Center for Progressive Reform Issue Alert, No. 1506, August 2015, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-50, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-50, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-43
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 12 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2016
University of San Francisco - School of Law, Emory University School of Law, Syracuse University - College of Law, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law, George Washington University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, University of Minnesota Law School, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School and University of Cincinnati - College of Law
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Abstract:

Environmental Protection Agency, Clean Power Plan, Clean Air Act, federalism, environmental justice, energy, cap-and-trade, offsets

27.

Climate Policy at the Federal Level, and the Courts

Climate Change Policy and Civic Society (Yael Wolinsky ed., 2014) (Forthcoming), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-28
Posted: 09 Jun 2013
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law

Abstract:

climate change, courts, policy, Congress, environmental law

28.

When ‘Smoke Isn’t Smoke’: Missteps in Air Quality Regulation of Wildfire Smoke

Wildfire Policy: Law and Economics Perspectives, 2011, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-20
Posted: 12 May 2011 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2013
Kirsten H. Engel and Andrew M. Reeves
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law

Abstract:

wildfire, prescribed burning, air quality, public health, economics

29.

Courts and Climate Policy: Now and in the Future

GREENHOUSE GOVERNANCE: ADDRESSING AMERICAN CLIMATE CHANGE POLICY, Barry G. Rabe, ed., 2010, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 10-43
Posted: 07 Dec 2010
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law

Abstract:

climate change, role of courts, greenhouse gas emissions, regulation, cap-and-trade, cooperative federalism

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 53    Citations: 0
1.

Brief of Amici Curiae Climate Scientists in Support of Petitioners, Massachussetts v. EPA, 415 F.3d 50 (D.C. Cir. 2005) (Aug. 31, 2006)

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 05-1120
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Dec 2006
Widener University - Commonwealth Law School, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, Ballard Spahr LLP and University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 51

Abstract:

climate change, Clean Air Act, Massachusetts v. EPA, Amicus brief, scientists, scientific certainty