Legal Scholarship on Climate Change

I did a survey of all articles with “climate change” in the title in the past couple of years, and then did a rough breakdown of topics.  Although the survey was  unscientific, the results were intriguing:

Topic Number of Articles

Adaptation
Biodiversity and public lands 11
Governance 5
Public health 1
Water 6
Economics 9
Ethics 10
General 41
Mitigation
Energy 20
Instrument choice and design 19
Federalism 36
Land use 5
Litigation 29
Offsets 1
Politics 15

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