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1992

Washington University in St. Louis

International environmental law

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Stewardship Sovereignty: The Next Step In Former Prime Minister Palmer's Logic, A. Dan Tarlock Jan 1992

Stewardship Sovereignty: The Next Step In Former Prime Minister Palmer's Logic, A. Dan Tarlock

Urban Law Annual ; Journal of Urban and Contemporary Law

There are many obvious reasons why both developed and developing countries are unwilling to make short-term sacrifices to achieve long run environmental and societal benefits.


Comments On “An International Regime For Environmental Protection,” By Rt. Hon. Professor Sir Geoffrey Palmer, Alan S. Miller Jan 1992

Comments On “An International Regime For Environmental Protection,” By Rt. Hon. Professor Sir Geoffrey Palmer, Alan S. Miller

Urban Law Annual ; Journal of Urban and Contemporary Law

The saga of the Montreal Protocol recounted by former Prime Minister Palmer demonstrates the limits of even successful treaties: the process is cumbersome and time-consuming, and agreements are not easily policed. International regimes are emerging quickly measured by the timescales of international law and procedure, but perhaps not nearly fast enough to avoid environmental disaster.


International Environmental Legislation: Is The Cure Worse Than The Disease?, Gregory Gelfand Jan 1992

International Environmental Legislation: Is The Cure Worse Than The Disease?, Gregory Gelfand

Urban Law Annual ; Journal of Urban and Contemporary Law

The inevitable result of the international legislation that former Prime Minister Palmer advocates will be the hostile withdrawal of some world participants as they find the process unacceptable.


The Earth Summit: What Went Wrong At Rio?, Geoffrey Palmer Jan 1992

The Earth Summit: What Went Wrong At Rio?, Geoffrey Palmer

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Introduction—A Symposium On The Role Of International Law In Global Environmental Protection Jan 1992

Introduction—A Symposium On The Role Of International Law In Global Environmental Protection

Urban Law Annual ; Journal of Urban and Contemporary Law

No abstract provided.


An International Regime For Environmental Protection, Geoffrey Palmer Jan 1992

An International Regime For Environmental Protection, Geoffrey Palmer

Urban Law Annual ; Journal of Urban and Contemporary Law

There are two parts to the address which I want to give to you. The first relates to the general character of international law as it now comes to us and the second relates to the threats to the environment-the two problems are dynamically interrelated