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

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

Micro-Motives for State and Local Climate Change Initiatives

Harvard Law & Policy Review, Vol. 2, pp. 119-137, 2008
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
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Environmental Law, Political Economy, Federalism, Climate Change

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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
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Oct 2006
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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environmental law, climate change, federalism, state government, federal government, motivation for local action, California, regional

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

NYU Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 14, p. 54, 2005
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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environmental law, environment, climate change, global warming

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

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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
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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

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Harnessing the Benefits of Dynamic Federalism in Environmental Law

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 56, p. 159, 2006
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Oct 2006
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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environmental law, federalism, state government, federal government, overlapping jurisdiction, dynamic federalism, economic efficiency, allocation of authority, preemption, innovation

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Adaptive Federalism: The Case Against Reallocating Environmental Regulatory Authority

Minnesota Law Review, 2007
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
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environmental federalism, federalism, adaptive federalism, dynamic federalism, cooperative federalism, environmental law, preemption, matching principle, Revesz, Stewart, Esty, Farber, Schapiro, scale, climate change, complexity theory

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

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The Enigma of State Climate Change Policy Innovation

The Law and Policy of Environmental Federalism: A Comparative Analysis ___ (Kalyani Robbins ed., 2015, Forthcoming)
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
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climate change, state and local government, policy innovation, cap and trade, renewable portfolio standard, climate initiative, free-riding, federalism

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

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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
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Mar 2007
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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climate change, tradable emissions credits, states, litigation, public nuisance, common law, greenhouse gases, utilities, California, federal regulation

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State Governance: Leadership on Climate Change

AGENDA FOR A SUSTAINABLE AMERICA 441, Environmental Law Institute, John C. Dernbach, ed., 2009
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 College of Law
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states, state government, sustainability, sustainability council, Brundtland Commission, climate change, state climate change initiatives, laboratory of democracy

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Environmental Federalism: A View from the United States

Encyclopedia of Environmental Law: Environmental Decisionmaking (Robert Glicksman et al. eds., 2015, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Aug 2015
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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Environment, federalism, environmental federalism, efficiency, interstate competition, dynamic, climate change, environmental policy, environmental regulation, states and local governments

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Perverse Incentives: The Case of Wildfire Smoke Regulation

40 Ecology Law Quarterly 623 (2013)
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
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wildfire, air pollution regulation, environmental law, economic analysis, prescribed burning, natural, anthropogenic

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

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The Clean Power Plan: Issues to Watch

Center for Progressive Reform Issue Alert, No. 1506, August 2015
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 12 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2016
University of San Francisco - School of Law, Georgetown University Law Center, Syracuse University College of Law, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Houston Law Center, 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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Environmental Protection Agency, Clean Power Plan, Clean Air Act, federalism, environmental justice, energy, cap-and-trade, offsets

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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
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Climate Change, Federalism, Innovation Policy, Inducing Technological Change

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

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 40, p. 11215, December 2010
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 College of Law, University of Arizona - Department of Geosciences and Colorado State University
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climate change, water, adjudication, water rights, climate science

19.

State Responsibility for the Exportation of Nuclear Power Technology

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 74, 1988
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
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Nuclear accidents, State responsibility, Territorial principle, Denial of justice, Philippine power plant at Napot Point

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Why Not a Regional Approach to State Renewable Power Mandates?

3 San Diego Journal of Climate and Energy Law 79 (2012)
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
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environmental law, greenhouse gas caps, renewable energy, regional renewable energy markets

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

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-11
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Mar 2009
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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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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Adaptation and the Courtroom: Judging Climate Science

Michigan Journal of Environmental & Administrative Law, 2013, Forthcoming
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
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climate change, scientific evidence, admissibility, adaptation, Daubert

23.

State Standing in Climate Change Lawsuits

Journal of Land Use & Environmental Law, Vol. 28, p. 217, 2011
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 May 2011
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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Climate Change, States, Article III, Standing, Litigation

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

43 Arizona State Law Journal 809 (2011)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 May 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2013
Matthew McDonnell, Kirsten H. Engel and Ardeth Barnhart
Independent, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Arizona – Institute of the Environment
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Renewable Energy, Renewable Portfolio Standard, Solar Power, Incentives, Energy Markets, Tradable Credits

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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, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Wisconsin Law School
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climate change, Clean Air Act, Massachusetts v. EPA, Amicus brief, scientists, scientific certainty

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

UCLA Law Review Discourse, Vol. 58, p. 189, 2011
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
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Climate Change, Damages, Injunctions, Nuisance, Litigation, Environmental Justice, Carbon Tax

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

The Center for Progressive Reform, (2016), CPR Paper 1607
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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climate change, power sector, greenhouse gases, Clean Power Plan, electricity sector, Clean Air Act

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Climate Federalism in the Time of COVID-19: Can the States “Save” American Climate Policy?

47 Northern Kentucky Law Review 116 (2020)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Jun 2020
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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Climate change, climate change mitigation, climate federalism, climate initiatives, American climate policy, Paris climate agreement, federal climate regulations, The Trump Administration, COVID-19 pandemic

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Arizona’s Groundwater Management Act at Forty: Tackling Unfinished Business

10 Arizona Journal of Environmental Law & Policy 187 (2020)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 May 2020
Kirsten H. Engel, Esther Loiseleur and Elise Drilhon
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Groundwater Management Act, tragedy of the commons, surface water, groundwater market, cooperative localism, climate change, drought, drought contingency plan

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Climate Policy at the Federal Level, and the Courts

Climate Change Policy and Civic Society (Yael Wolinsky ed., 2014) (Forthcoming)
Posted: 09 Jun 2013
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law

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climate change, courts, policy, Congress, environmental law

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

Wildfire Policy: Law and Economics Perspectives, 2011
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

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

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Courts and Climate Policy: Now and in the Future

GREENHOUSE GOVERNANCE: ADDRESSING AMERICAN CLIMATE CHANGE POLICY, Barry G. Rabe, ed., 2010
Posted: 07 Dec 2010
Kirsten H. Engel
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law

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

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