CPR White Papers and Issue Alerts offer timely and thoughtful analysis on current policy issues, spanning the full range of environmental, health, safety and regulatory issues. For white papers and reports published in 2010 and earlier, visit this page.
Carbon Pricing: Essential But Insufficient. CPR Member Scholar and Board Member Alice Kaswan explains that while setting a price on carbon emissions is essential to addressing climate change, it's not sufficient on its own. Rather, we need a comprehensive, visionary approach to a green transition that includes but does not rely on carbon pricing. Also in PDF. July 2019.
From Surviving to Thriving: Equity in Disaster Planning and Recovery (or PDF), with contributions from Rebecca Bratspies, Maxine Burkett, John Echeverria, Daniel Farber, Victor Flatt, David Flores, Alyson Flournoy, Evan Isaacson, Alice Kaswan, Christine Klein, Sarah Lamdan, Joel Mintz, Sidney Shapiro, Karen Sokol, Joseph Tomain, Katie Tracy, and Rob Verchick, September 2018.
Trading Away Clean Water Progress in Maryland, a joint publication from CPR and the Environmental Integrity Project, by CPR's Evan Isaacson and EIP's Abel Russ, with contributions from CPR's Rena Steinzor and Victor Flatt, December 2017.
The Clean Power Plan: Issues to Watch, CPR Issue Alert 1506, by Alice Kaswan, William W. Buzbee, David M. Driesen, Kirsten H. Engel, Victor B. Flatt, Robert L. Glicksman, Emily Hammond, Alexandra B. Klass, Thomas O. McGarity, Melissa Powers, and Joseph P. Tomain, July 2015.
Making Good Use of Adaptive Management, CPR White Paper 1104, by CPR Member Scholars Holly Doremus, William L. Andreen, Alejandro Camacho, Daniel A. Farber, Robert L. Glicksman, Dale Goble, Bradley C. Karkkainen, Daniel Rohlf, A. Dan Tarlock, and Sandra B. Zellmer, and CPR Executive Director Shana Jones and Policy Analyst Yee Huang, April 2011. Read the blog post.