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    A Green Victory Against Great Odds, But Was It Too Little Too Late?A Case Study About a Fierce Battle to Pass a Major US Energy Bill

    Gina Coplon-Newfield

    This case study provides an intimate view into the fierce battle among major US nonprofit environmental groups, Members of Congress, and industry over energy policy in 2007. The resulting law slashed pollution by raising car efficiency regulations for the first time in three decades. For negotiators and advocates, this case provides important lessons about cultivating champions, neutralizing opponents, organizing the masses, and using the right message at the right time.
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    Akron Steel

    Allison Berland
    A non-team, multi-issue, non-scorable exercise that gives participants an opportunity to map a conflict at the workplace.
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    Amending Approval for the Storyville Pulp and Paper Mill

    Consensus Building Institute and Alberta Environmental Appeal Board
    Mediation of a three-party dispute among a paper mill, a community group, and an environmental regulatory agency over the paper mill's air pollution permit
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    Beaumont Incinerator Exercise

    Mona Haywood and Lawrence Susskind
    Six-party task force negotiation regarding the application of environmental policy to the operation of an incinerator in a racially diverse community
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    Bepo Dam Plan, TheManaging Climate Risk in Energy Sector Planning

    Todd Schenk under the supervision of David Fairman, David Plumb, Lawrence Susskind, Philip Angell, and Kelly Levin
    Eight-party negotiation (with option for a ninth person facilitator) regarding climate change issues in a situation loosely based on the situation in Ghana.
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    Billboards in Wyethville

    Kelly Davenport and Lawrence Susskind
    Six-party negotiation among business, municipal, and environmental representatives regarding a potential ban on billboard advertising
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    Bog Berries, Inc. v. the Federal Environmental AgencyA Case of Compliance Negotiation

    Catherine Preston and Lawrence Susskind
    Five-issue negotiation between three factory representatives and three Federal Environmental Agency representatives over the factory's new operational agreement, in the context of harsh public criticism of both parties
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    Carson Extension

    Holly Goo and Lawrence Susskind
    Six-party, three-issue negotiation among a landowner and representatives of an engineering firm, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, town council, and environmental interests over cost and timing of removal of an unauthorized extension of property into a river
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    Carson Extension – Mediated Version

    Holly Goo and Lawrence Susskind
    Seven-person, three-issue mediation among a landowner and representatives of an engineering firm, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, town council, and environmental interests over cost and timing of removal of an unauthorized extension of property into a river
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    Chemco, Inc.

    Wendy Pabich and Lawrence Susskind
    Six-person, five-issue negotiation between three industrial factory representatives and three environmental agency representatives over environmental and economic concerns in the wake of damaging negative publicity for both parties
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    Coastal Flooding and Climate-Related Risks in Launton

    Seven-person, multi-issue facilitated negotiation among local government, community, business, and environmental representatives trying to reach agreement on a strategy for managing climate change risks in a small, beachfront community.
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    Coastal Flooding in ShorehamResponding to Climate Change Risks

    Seven-person, multi-issue facilitated negotiation among local government, community, business, and environmental representatives trying to reach agreement on a strategy for managing climate change risks in a medium-sized coastal community
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    Colortek Job

    Deborah Kolb
    Two-party, multi-issue integrative negotiation between a corporate VP and a prospective employee over salary and other terms of hire
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    Computer Waste Policy Simulation

    Lawrence Susskind
    Ten-party, multi-issue chaired policy dialogue among government, environmental, and industry representatives in the fictional nation of Sweland over reform of the country's waste policies, in effort to gain membership in the "European Trade Area"
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    DEC v. Riverside

    David Lax, James Sebenius, Lawrence Susskind, and Thomas Weeks
    Two-party, multi-issue, scoreable negotiation between a manufacturer and a state environmental agency to reach a settlement over the manufacturer's pollution of a local river
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    DEC v. RiversideDiscussion of the PON Simulation

    David Lax

    A videotaped analysis of players' scores from the PON role simulation "DEC v. Riverside"