This essay posits that many federal environmental laws were adopted for the wrong rea- sons. Further, it suggests that environmental protections could be improved if more policy decisions were left in the hands of state and local governments.
Place of Original Publication
Case Western Reserve Law Review
55 Case Western Reserve Law Review 93 (2004)
Adler, Jonathan H., "The Fable of Federal Regulation: Reconsidering the Federal Role in Environmental Protection" (2004). Faculty Publications. 251.