Cooperative Federalism and Hydraulic Fracturing
69 Pages Posted: 3 Jun 2012
Date Written: June 3, 2012
This article analyzes how cooperative federalism and inclusive decision-making can provide legitimacy and transparency when balancing property rights versus police powers to regulate natural gas production.
Keywords: hydraulic fracturing, hydrofracking, unconventional-natural gas, public participation, renewable energy, cooperative federalism, energy-water-climate collaborative governance, Delaware River Basin Commission, New York Environmental Impact Assessment, regulatory commons
JEL Classification: A1, C7, C8, D1, D4, D6, D7, D8, D9, E2, E3, E6, F1, F4, H1, H2, H4, H5, H7, H8, I1, I18, I19, I2, I3
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