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Environmental Law Reporter

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environmental law, scholarship, land use, climate change


Environmental Law | Land Use Law | Law


The purpose of this article is to highlight the results of the ELPAR article selection process and to report on the environmental legal scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic year, including the number of environmental law articles published in general law reviews versus environmental law journals, and the topics covered in the articles. We also present the top 20 articles that met ELPAR's criteria of persuasiveness, impact, feasibility, and creativity, from which five articles were selected to republish in shortened form, some of them with commentaries from leading practitioners and policymakers. Thus, the goal of this article is to provide an empirical snapshot of the environmental legal literature during the past academic year, as well as provide information on the top articles chosen by ELPAR.



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