Michael Burger

Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law

Executive Director

Jerome Greene Hall

435 West 116th Street

New York, NY 10027

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

Rethinking Sustainability to Meet the Climate Change Challenge

43 Environmental Law Reporter 10342-10357, SUNY Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-023, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-05, Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-1, University of Utah College of Law Research Paper No. 22, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 153
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2014
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, BurlesonInstitute.org, City University of New York - School of Law, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, Albany Law School, Albany Law School, University of Colorado Law School, Pace Law School, University of Idaho College of Law - Boise, University of Miami - School of Law, Vermont Law School, Lewis & Clark Law School, Oklahoma City University - School of Law and Drake University Law School
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sustainability, climate change, adaptation, resiliency

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Towards Engaged Scholarship

Pace Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2017
Pace University School of Law, University of Montana - Alexander Blewett III School of Law, Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, SUNY Buffalo Law School, Fordham University School of Law, South Texas College of Law, Pace Law School, Georgetown University Law Center, Albany Law School, University of San Francisco - School of Law, West Virginia University - College of Law, Vermont Law School, University of Kansas - School of Law, University of Miami - School of Law, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Drake University Law School and Vanderbilt Law School
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legal scholarship, teaching, legal profession, education, pedagogy

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Property Law and American Empire

University of Hawaii Law Review, Vol. 35, 2015 (Forthcoming), Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 134
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 05 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Michael Burger and Paul Frymer
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Princeton University - Department of Political Science
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Fracking and Federalism Choice: In Response to David B. Spence, Federalism, Regulatory Lags, and the Political Economy of Energy Production

University of Pennsylvania Law Review Online, Vol. 161, pp. 150, 2013 , Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 132
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Michael Burger
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
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hydraulic fracturing, fracking, federalism

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The (Re)Federalization of Fracking Regulation

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2013, Iss. 5, pp. 1483, 2013, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 141
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 19 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2015
Michael Burger
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
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'It's Not Easy Being Green': Local Initiatives, Preemption Problems, and the Market Participant Exception

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 78, No. 835, 2010, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 94
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2015
Michael Burger
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
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Environmental Law/Environmental Literature

Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 40, p. 1, 2013, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 138
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 May 2013 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Michael Burger
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
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The Law and Science of Climate Change Attribution

Forthcoming, Columbia Journal of Environmental Law (January 2020)
Number of pages: 134 Posted: 12 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2019
Michael Burger, Radley Horton and Jessica Wentz
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University Earth Institute and Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
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Legal Pathways to Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Under Section 115 of the Clean Air Act

Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School, Emmett Institute for Climate Change and the Environment, University of California-Los Angeles School of Law, Institute for Policy Integrity, New York University School of Law, UCLA School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 16-11
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 06 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2016
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law, Columbia University - Law School, NYU School of Law, New York University School of Law and Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA)
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greenhouse gas emissions, Clean Air Act, EPA, Environmental Protection Agency, GHG emissions, GHG, climate change

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Consistency Conflicts and Federalism Choice: Marine Spatial Planning Beyond the States' Territorial Seas

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 41, No. 7, p. 10602, 2011, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 107
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2015
Michael Burger
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
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Downstream and Upstream Greenhouse Gas Emissions: The Proper Scope of NEPA Review

Harvard Environmental Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 1, 2016, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School, March 2016
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 17 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2019
Michael Burger and Jessica Wentz
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
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Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, greenhouse gas emissions, NEPA, fossil fuels

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The Status of Climate Change Litigation: A Global Review

United Nations Environment Programme, May 2017; ISBN No: 978-92-807-3656-4 , Columbia Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Apr 2019
Michael Burger and Justin Gundlach
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Institute for Policy Integrity at NYU School of Law
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Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, climate change litigation, international climate change law, climate change mitigation, climate change adaptation, UNEP report

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Designing a Climate Change Displacement Coordination Facility: Key Issues for COP 21

Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School, September 2015
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2015
Jessica Wentz and Michael Burger
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
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UNFCCC, COP 21, climate displacement, climate migration, climate refugees loss and damage, climate change, sea level rise

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The Last, Last Frontier

Environmental Law and Contrasting Ideas of Nature: A Constructivist Appproach (Keith Hirokawa ed., Cambridge University Press) 2013, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 140
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Michael Burger
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
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Evaluating the Effects of Fossil Fuel Supply Projects on Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Climate Change under NEPA

William & Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review, Forthcoming, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-634, Columbia Law School, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 17 Sep 2019
Michael Burger and Jessica Wentz
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
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Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, climate change, greenhouse gas emissions, fossil fuels, NEPA, GHG emissions, environmental law, climate law, natural resources law, energy law

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Environment, Energy, and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2012, Constitutional Law Report

The Year in Review 2012, ABA Section on the Environment, Energy and Resources, Chicago, IL, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 137
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Golden Gate University School of Law - Environmental Law and Justice Clinic, Environmental Consultant, Columbia University - Environmental Law Clinic, American University Washington College of Law, Narragansett Bay Commission, University of Idaho College of Law - Boise, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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Environment, Energy, and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2011, Constitutional Law Report

Environment, Energy, and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2011, Constitutional Law Report, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 119
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 May 2012 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2015
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Golden Gate University School of Law - Environmental Law and Justice Clinic, Environmental Consultant, American University Washington College of Law, University of Idaho College of Law - Boise, University of Miami - School of Law, Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Sidley Austin LLP
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Recovering from the Recovery Narrative: On Glocalism, Green Jobs and Cyborg Civilization

Akron Law Review, Vol. 46, p. 909, 2013, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 139
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Michael Burger
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
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Environment, Energy, and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2013: Constitutional Law Report

The Year in Review 2013, ABA Section on Environment, Energy and Resources, Chicago, IL, 2014, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 149
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 May 2014
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Independent, Marcia J. Cleveland, LLC, Benjamin, Aaronson, Edinger & Patanzo, P.A., Golden Gate University School of Law - Environmental Law and Justice Clinic, Narragansett Bay Commission, University of Idaho College of Law - Boise and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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Research Governance

Climate Engineering and the Law: Regulation and Liability for Solar Radiation Management and Carbon Dioxide Removal (Michael B. Gerrard and Tracy Hester, eds., from Cambridge University Press Forthcoming), Columbia Law School, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, November 2016
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 Nov 2016
Michael Burger and Justin Gundlach
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Institute for Policy Integrity at NYU School of Law
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climate engineering, geoengineering, solar radiation management, carbon dioxide removal, climate change, climate emergency, ocean iron fertilization

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Materials Consumption and Solid Waste

Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School, Chapter 7, Legal Pathways to Deep Decarbonization in the United States (Michael B. Gerrard and John Dernbach, eds.) (ELI Books, 2018 Forthcoming)., Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-606
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 Nov 2018
Michael Burger
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
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circular economy, materials consumption, solid waste management