What regulatory tools and conceptual approaches may be best suited to deal with environmental issues?
What role does Congress and the Courts play?
How about states or regional organizations?
What does it take for policy to emerge from acts, then laws?
How important are procedural issues for environmental policy?
What roles do other disciplines play?
How do you balance risks, economics? Is it community protection or individual rights?
What is the most pressing environmental concerns at the state and local level? Can you connect this issue with a global concern?