Richard L. Revesz

New York University School of Law

Lawrence King Professor of Law, Dean Emeritus

40 Washington Square South

New York, NY 10012-1099

United States

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Environmental Law and Policy

Number of pages: 98 Posted: 27 May 2004
Richard L. Revesz and Robert N. Stavins
New York University School of Law and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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environmental economics, environmental law, efficiency, cost-effectiveness, benefit-cost analysis, environmental federalism

Environmental Law and Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w13575
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 05 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2022
Richard L. Revesz and Robert N. Stavins
New York University School of Law and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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Federalism and Environmental Regulation: A Public Choice Analysis

Number of pages: 127 Posted: 18 Dec 2001
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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Deconstructing Independent Agencies (and Executive Agencies)

98 Cornell L. Rev. 769 (2013), NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-44, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-23
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 06 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2016
Kirti Datla and Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
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administrative law, independent agencies, executive agencies, executive power, agency regulations, regulatory costs

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Mangling the Major Questions Doctrine

74 Administrative Law Review 217 (2022), NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 21-45
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2022
Natasha Brunstein and Richard L. Revesz
Yale University - Yale University, Students and New York University School of Law
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Administrative Law, Regulatory Policy, Major Questions Doctrine, Environment Regulation

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Regulatory Review, Capture, and Agency Inaction

Georgetown Law Journal, 2013, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-47, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-28
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 18 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2013
Michael A. Livermore and Richard L. Revesz
University of Virginia School of Law and New York University School of Law
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Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, OIRA, cost-benefit analysis, capture, presidential power, administrative law, executive agencies, agency regulation, regulatory costs

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Environmental Law and Economics

Parisi, Francesco (ed.), Oxford Handbook of Law and Economics. Oxford University Press (Forthcoming) , Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2014-06
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2014
Michael A. Livermore and Richard L. Revesz
University of Virginia School of Law and New York University School of Law
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Law and Economics; Regulated Industries and Administrative Law; Environmental Health and Safety Law; Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; General; Government Policy

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Grandfathering and Environmental Regulation: The Law and Economics of New Source Review

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 102, 2007, Tulane Public Law Research Paper No. 07-01, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-10, NYU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 07-03
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 28 Feb 2007
Jonathan Remy Nash and Richard L. Revesz
Emory University School of Law and New York University School of Law
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Environmental law, New source review, Grandfathering, Nonconforming uses

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Cost-Benefit Analysis and the Structure of the Administrative State: The Case of Financial Services Regulation

Yale Journal on Regulation, Vol. 34, No. 2, 2017, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 16-07, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-08
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2017
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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environmental regulation, judicial review, independent agencies, financial regulation, cost-benefit analysis

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Markets and Geography: Designing Marketable Permit Schemes to Control Local and Regional Pollutants

Number of pages: 103 Posted: 26 Apr 2001
Richard L. Revesz and Jonathan Remy Nash
New York University School of Law and Emory University School of Law
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Climate Change and Future Generations

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 84, p. 1097, 2011, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-38, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-59
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 29 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
Richard L. Revesz and Matthew R. Shahabian
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
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climate change, greenhouse gases, cost-benefit analysis, discounting, environmental regulation

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Centralized Oversight of the Regulatory State

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 106, p. 1260, 2006
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Dec 2010
Nicholas Bagley and Richard L. Revesz
University of Michigan Law School and New York University School of Law
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Managing the Future of the Electricity Grid: Distributed Generation and Net Metering

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 16-09, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-09, Harvard Environmental Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 1, 2017 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2016
Richard L. Revesz and Burcin Unel
New York University School of Law and Institute for Policy Integrity at NYU School of Law
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net-metering, cost-benefit analysis, utilities, electricity, energy, distributive generation

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Regulation and Distribution

New York University Law Review, Vol. 93, 2018, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 18-14, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 18-26
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 08 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2018
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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regulation, distribution, administrative law, regulatory policy

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Anti-Regulation Under the Guise of Rational Regulation: The Bush Administration's Approaches to Valuing Human Lives in Environmental Cost-Benefit Analyses

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 17 Jun 2004
Richard L. Revesz and Laura J. Lowenstein
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
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environment, cost-benefit analysis, regulation

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Rethinking Health-Based Environmental Standards

New York University Law Review, Vol. 89, 2014 Forthcoming, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2013-07, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 13-58, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 13-30
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 22 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2014
Michael A. Livermore and Richard L. Revesz
University of Virginia School of Law and New York University School of Law
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Law and Economics, Regulated Industries and Administrative Law, Environmental, Health and Safety Law, Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics, Government Policy

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Regulation in Transition

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 104, 2019, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 19-17, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 19-11
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 05 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2020
Bethany Davis Noll and Richard L. Revesz
State Energy & Environmental Impact Center and New York University School of Law
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presidential administration, administrative state, regulatory policy, abeyances, congressional review act, suspensions, executive branch, deregulation, trump, transitions, administrative law, regulation

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The Social Cost of Greenhouse Gases: Legal, Economic, and Institutional Perspective

39 Yale Journal on Regulation 855, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 21-17, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 21-33
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2022
Richard L. Revesz and Max Sarinsky
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
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Social Cost of Greenhouse Gases, Social Cost of Carbon, Social Cost of Methane, Social Cost of Nitrous Oxide, Climate Change, Greenhouse Gas Regulation

Ideology, Collegiality, and the D.C. Circuit: A Reply to Chief Judge Harry T. Edwards

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Jan 2000
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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Ideology, Collegiality, and the D.C. Circuit: A Reply to Chief Judge Harry T. Edwards

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Aug 2001
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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Interest Groups and Environmental Policy: Inconsistent Positions and Missed Opportunities

45 Environmental Law Review 1 (2015), NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-67, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 14-40, Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 5, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 16
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2018
Michael A. Livermore and Richard L. Revesz
University of Virginia School of Law and New York University School of Law
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Distributional Consequences and Regulatory Analysis

52 Environmental Law 53 (2022), NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 21-44
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2022
Richard L. Revesz and Samantha Yi
New York University School of Law and New York University (NYU), School of Law, Students
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Environmental law, environmental justice, administrative law, regulatory policy

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Quantifying Regulatory Benefits

California Law Review, Vol. 102, 2014, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-16, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 14-12
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 19 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2014
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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Law and Economics, Regulated Industries and Administrative Law, Environmental, Health, and Safety Law, Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics, General, Government Policy

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Toward a More Rational Environmental Policy

Harvard Environmental Law Review, Vol. 39, 2015, Forthcoming, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-68, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 14-41
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2014
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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Environmental Standards, Thresholds, and the Next Battleground of Climate Change Regulations

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 103, 2019, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 18-22, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 18-12
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 05 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2019
Kimberly M. Castle and Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
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environmental health-based standards, regulatory policy, cost-benefit analysis

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The Genesis of Independent Agencies

New York University Law Review, Vol. 92, 2017, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 17-22, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 17-19
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 02 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2017
Patrick M. Corrigan and Richard L. Revesz
Notre Dame Law School and New York University School of Law
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Administrative Law, Independent Agencies

Congress and the Executive: Challenging the Anti-Regulatory Narrative

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 18-42, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 18-32
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2018
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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administrative state, cost-benefit analysis

Congress and the Executive: Challenging the Anti-Regulatory Narrative

Michigan State Law Review, Visionary Article in Environmental Law and Regulatory Policy, 2018, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 18-42, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 18-32
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 31 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2019
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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administrative state, cost-benefit analysis

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Bostock and the End of the Climate Change Double Standard

46 Columbia Journal of Environmental Law 1 (2020), NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 20-47, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 13 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2021
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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Greenhouse Gas Regulation, Clean Air Act, Climate Change

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Air Pollution and Environmental Justice

Ecology Law Quarterly, Forthcoming, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 21-49
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 28 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2021
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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environmental justice, environmental regulation, environmental law, air pollution

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Managing the Future of the Electricity Grid: Modernizing Rate Design

Harvard Environmental Law Review, Vol. 44, 2020, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 19-21, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 19-13
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 23 May 2019 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2020
Richard L. Revesz and Burcin Unel
New York University School of Law and Institute for Policy Integrity at NYU School of Law
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electricity rate design, utility regulation, energy policy, distributed energy resources, cost-benefit analysis, utilities, electricity, energy-storage, energy policy, energy regulation

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Familiar Territory: A Survey of Legal Precedents for the Clean Power Plan

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 46, No. 3, 2016
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Mar 2016
Richard L. Revesz, Denise Grab, Denise Grab and Jack Lienke
New York University School of Law, New York University School of LawNew York University (NYU) - Institute for Policy Integrity and Institute for Policy Integrity
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Environmental Protection Agency, Clean Power Plan, emission guidelines, regulation

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Rethinking Health-Based Environmental Standards and Cost-Benefit Analysis

Virginia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 2016-10
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 04 Aug 2016
Michael A. Livermore and Richard L. Revesz
University of Virginia School of Law and New York University School of Law
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Managing the Future of the Electricity Grid: Energy Storage and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

42 Harvard Environmental Law Review 139 (2018), NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 17-27, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 17-25
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 30 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 10 May 2019
Richard L. Revesz and Burcin Unel
New York University School of Law and Institute for Policy Integrity at NYU School of Law
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cost-benefit analysis, utilities, electricity, energy, energy storage, energy policy, energy regulation

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Strategic Voting on the D.C. Circuit?: A Case Study of Challenges to Health-and-Safety Regulation

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 02 Jun 2001
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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Regulatory Change and Optimal Transition Relief

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 105, p. 1581, 2011, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-62, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-41
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2012
New York University School of Law and U.S. Court for the Southern District of New YorkU.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
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Environmental Regulation, Transition Relief, Grandfathering, Regulatory Standards

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Presidential Transitions: The New Rules

39 Yale Journal on Regulation 1043, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 21-43
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 16 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2022
Bethany Davis Noll and Richard L. Revesz
State Energy & Environmental Impact Center and New York University School of Law
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administrative law, regulatory policy, presidential transitions, regulation, deregulation, Congressional Review Act, abeyances, suspensions

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Poisoning America: The Trump Administration’s Regulatory Shell Game

NYU Environmental Law Journal, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 20-49, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2021
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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Environmental Law, Cost-Benefit Analysis, Federalism, Regulatory Affairs, Deregulation, Administrative Law

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The Trump Administration’s Attacks on Regulatory Benefits

Review of Environmental Economics and Policy, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 20-32, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 20-48
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2020
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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benefit-cost analysis, regulatory policy, deregulation, environmental policy, energy policy, public health and safety

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The Biases of Risk Tradeoff Analysis: Towards Parity in Environmental and Health-and-Safety Regulation

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 69, p. 1763, 2002
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 02 Feb 2012
Samuel James Rascoff and Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
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Risk Tradeoff Analysis, Ancillary Risks, Ancillary Benefits

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Seila Law as an Ex Post, Static Conception of Separation of Powers

University of Chicago Law Review Online, (August 2020), NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 20-42, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2021
Richard L. Revesz and Timothy G. Duncheon
New York University School of Law and U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
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executive powers, judicial powers, separation of powers, Supreme Court

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Destabilizing Environmental Regulation: The Trump Administration’s Concerted Attack on Regulatory Analysis

Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 47, 2020, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 20-33, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 20-49
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 30 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2021
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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Deregulation, benefit-cost analysis, public health, environmental protections, regulatory impact analysis

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Promoting Rationality at the Institute for Policy Integrity

“Promoting Rationality at The Institute for Policy Integrity” 28 New York University Environmental Law Journal 1 (2020), NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 20-28, NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 20-28
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2020
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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law and economics, cost-benefit analysis, regulated industries and administrative law, Environmental, Health, and Safety Law, Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics, Government Policy, Energy Policy

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Institutional Pathologies in the Regulatory State: What Scott Pruitt Taught Us About Regulatory Policy

Journal of Land Use & Environmental Law, Vol. 34, 2019, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Mar 2019
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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Administrative Law, Regulatory Policy, Environmental Policy, Deregulation, Environmental Protection Agency, Trade Associations

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Improve Economic Models of Climate Change

NATURE, Vol. 508 (2014)
Posted: 09 Feb 2021
New York University School of Law, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics, New York University (NYU) - Institute for Policy Integrity, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick/Piscataway, University of Virginia School of Law, Princeton University - Princeton School of Public and International Affairs and Göteborg University - Department of Economics

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Retaking Rationality: How Cost-Benefit Analysis Can Better Protect the Environment and Our Health

Richard Revesz, Michael Livermore, RETAKING RATIONALITY: HOW COST BENEFIT ANALYSIS CAN BETTER PROTECT THE ENVIRONMENT AND OUR HEALTH, Oxford University Press, March 2008
Posted: 28 Mar 2008
Richard L. Revesz and Michael A. Livermore
New York University School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law

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The Positive Political Economy of Instrument Choice in Environmental Policy

Posted: 16 Sep 1999
Nathaniel O. Keohane, Richard L. Revesz and Robert N. Stavins
Yale University - School of Management, New York University School of Law and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)

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Environmental Regulation, Cost-Benefit Analysis, and the Discounting of Human Lives

Posted: 10 Nov 1998
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law

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Fallacies in the Design of Climate Change Policies: A Response to Richard Epstein

10 Texas A&M Law Review __ (forthcoming 2023) (conference issue)
Number of pages: 14
Richard L. Revesz
New York University School of Law
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environmental law, regulatory policy, climate change regulation