Nvironmental Law, Air Pollution Regulations

1. Explain what is meant when the Clean Air Act is described as A classic command and control statute”? What are the shortcomings of a command and control system as applied to the environment?

2. Using internet sources, list the main health effects of air pollution and rank them in order of economic cost per year. give the dollar amount for each effect for the most recent year you can find. You can use national, international, or state-level figures but be consistent in your use of the data.

3. What is an AQCR? Find one attainment AQCR (anywhere in the U.S.) and one nonattainment AQCR. Describe them briefly and compare and contrast their characteristics THAT PERTAIN TO ATTAINMENT STATUS.

Use as many references as needed to complete assignment. Thank you.