Poor Rural Residents in China Seen as Easy Target for Environmental Lawsuits

China Dialogue, April 2013

4 Pages Posted: 20 Aug 2013

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Rachel E. Stern

University of California, Berkeley - Department of Jurisprudence & Social Policy; University of California, Berkeley - Berkeley Center on Comparative Equality & Anti-Discrimination Law

Date Written: June 22, 2013

Abstract

A new analysis suggests that China's environmental prosecutors may be busier suing small-time rule-breakers than assembling major cases against polluters.

Suggested Citation

Stern, Rachel E., Poor Rural Residents in China Seen as Easy Target for Environmental Lawsuits (June 22, 2013). China Dialogue, April 2013 , Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2283784

Rachel E. Stern (Contact Author)

University of California, Berkeley - Department of Jurisprudence & Social Policy ( email )

School of Law
University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720-2150
United States

University of California, Berkeley - Berkeley Center on Comparative Equality & Anti-Discrimination Law

Boalt Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-7200
United States

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