How Takings Legislation Could Improve Environmental Regulation, 38 William and Mary Law Review 1177 (1997)
The conventional wisdom is wrong: Takings law and environmental
regulation are not necessarily mortal adversaries. Clarifying and expanding the rights to compensation for property owners could actually improve environmental regulation, not "gut" it, as many commentators assume.
Date of Authorship for this Version
Elliott, E. Donald, "How Takings Legislation Could Improve Environmental Regulation" (1997). Faculty Scholarship Series. Paper 2215.