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Revesz, Richard L. 1958-

Overview
Works: 53 works in 186 publications in 1 language and 4,468 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Casebooks  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: K3585, 320.60973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard L Revesz
Environmental law, the economy, and sustainable development : the United States, the European Union, and the international community by Richard L Revesz( Book )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text provides a comparative analysis of environmental regulation in multi-jurisdictional legal and political systems, focusing on the United States, the European Union, and the international community. Each of these must deal with environmental interdependencies that cross local borders
Retaking rationality : how cost-benefit analysis can better protect the environment and our health by Richard L Revesz( Book )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Retaking Rationality argues that environmentalists and other progressive groups, by rejecting the economic analysis of regulation, have allowed industry groups and conservative intellectuals to convince the public that strong environmental, public health, and safety regulation is bad economic policy. The truth is that economic analysis - conducted in an unbiased manner - will often support strong regulation. That truth is hidden because, as currently conducted, economic analysis is strongly biased against regulation." "Written in a clear and non-technical manner, Retaking Rationality gives progressive groups and the public the tools they need both to understand and to engage in the debate over the economic analysis of environmental, public health, and safety regulation."--Jacket
Foundations of environmental law and policy by Richard L Revesz( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzing Superfund : economics, science, and law by Richard L Revesz( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The globalization of cost-benefit analysis in environmental policy by Michael A Livermore( Book )

16 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text argues in favour of using cost-benefit analysis globally and examines the positive impact it can have in developing countries using relevant case studies. The book discusses the potential for cost-benefit analysis to provoke a global shift toward stronger and more effective economic policies
Struggling for air : power plants and the "war on coal" by Richard L Revesz( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Debunks the political rhetoric surrounding the Obama administration's environmental policies; Traces the source of contemporary environmental problems to a tragic flaw in the Clean Air Act of 1970; Provides a thorough but accessible history of air pollution control in the United States."--publisher's website
Environmental law and policy : problems, cases, and readings by Richard L Revesz( Book )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This chapter for the Handbook of Law and Economics provides an economic perspective of environmental law and policy. We examine the ends of environmental policy, that is, the setting of goals and targets, beginning with normative issues, notably the Kaldor-Hicks criterion and the related method of assessment known as benefit-cost analysis. We examine this analytical method in detail, including its theoretical foundations and empirical methods of estimation of compliance costs and environmental benefits. We review critiques of benefit-cost analysis, and examine alternative approaches to analyzing the goals of environmental policies. We examine the means of environmental policy, that is, the choice of specific policy instruments, beginning with an examination of potential criteria for assessing alternative instruments, with particular focus on cost-effectiveness. The theoretical foundations and experiential highlights of individual instruments are reviewed, including conventional, command-and-control mechanisms, market-based instruments, and liability rules. Three cross-cutting issues receive attention: uncertainty; technological change; and distributional considerations. We identify normative lessons in regard to design, implementation, and the identification of new applications, and we examine positive issues: the historical dominance of command-and-control; the prevalence in new proposals of tradeable permits allocated without charge; and the relatively recent increase in attention given to market-based instruments. We also examine the question of how environmental responsibility is and should be allocated among the various levels of government. We provide a positive review of the responsibilities of Federal, state, and local levels of government in the environmental realm, plus a normative assessment of this allocation of regulatory responsibility. We focus on three arguments that have been made for Federal environmental regulation: competition among political jurisdictions and the race to the bottom; transboundary environmental problems; and public choice and systematic bias
Environmental law and policy, statutory and regulatory supplement( )

in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental law and policy : statutory and regulatory supplement by Richard L Revesz( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Distinctive practices of the Second Circuit( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Multi-defendant settlements : the impact of joint and several liability by Lewis A Kornhauser( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental law and policy statutory and regulatory supplement : 2010-2011 edition by Richard L Revesz( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Multi-defendant settlements : the case of Superfund by Lewis A Kornhauser( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequential decisions by a single tortfeasor by Lewis A Kornhauser( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Multi-defendant settlements under joint and several liability : the problem of insolvency by Lewis A Kornhauser( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policy choices for the regulation of hazardous waste by Lewis Kornhauser( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental law, the economy and substainable development, the United States, the European Union and the International Community( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides a comparative analysis of environmental regulation in multi-jurisdictional legal and political systems, focusing on the United States, the European Union, and the international community. Each of these systems must deal with environmental interdependencies that cross local borders. Some transjurisdictional environmental problems are global, including stratospheric ozone depletion, climate change and the loss of biodiversity. Other environmental problems, however, are localized in their effect on health and the environment: for example, municipal waste disposal, many forms of pollution and resource development, and drinking water quality. These varying jurisdictional and environmental circumstances pose the central question of how responsibility for addressing different environmental problems should be allocated among the different levels of decision making and implementation in a multi-jurisdictional system
PEGE, Aladar : Music for Everybody( )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental Law and Policy Statutory and Regulatory Supplements, 2008-2009 Edition by Richard L Revesz( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Federalism and environmental externalities by Richard L Revesz( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Environmental law, the economy, and sustainable development : the United States, the European Union, and the international communityEnvironmental law, the economy and substainable development, the United States, the European Union and the International Community
Alternative Names
Revesz, Richard 1958-

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Languages
English (146)

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Retaking rationality : how cost-benefit analysis can better protect the environment and our healthFoundations of environmental law and policyEnvironmental law and policy : problems, cases, and readingsEnvironmental law and policy : statutory and regulatory supplementEnvironmental law and policy statutory and regulatory supplement : 2010-2011 editionEnvironmental law, the economy and substainable development, the United States, the European Union and the International CommunityEnvironmental Law and Policy Statutory and Regulatory Supplements, 2008-2009 Edition