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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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    Advice for Peace: Ending Civil War in Colombia

    Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and his Peace Advisory Team discuss the Colombian peace process negotiations with the FARC guerrillas, explain what happened behind closed doors, and distill what lessons can be carried forward for resolving future conflicts.
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    Armenia/Azerbaijan/Nagorno KarabakhA Public Peace Process Initiative

    Taline Aharonian and Agieszka Klich
    Complex 13-party, two-team facilitated negotiation between private citizens from both sides of an actual long-term ethnic conflict
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    Arms Control on Cobia

    P. Terrance Hopmann
    Multi-issue arms control negotiation among representatives of eight fictional countries
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    Bamara Border Dispute

    Michael D. Landry
    Two-team, multi-issue negotiation between representatives of two fictional countries regarding a disputed border and a military stand-off
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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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    Camp Lemonnier

    Monica Giannone and Lara SanPietro Camp Lemonnier is a two-party negotiation over a land lease for a military installment (“Camp Lemonnier”) in the country of Djibouti between the Djiboutian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and the United States Defense Attaché.
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    Camp Lemonnier Case Study

    Monica Giannone and Lara SanPietro Camp Lemonnier is a two-party negotiation over a land lease for a military installment (“Camp Lemonnier”) in the country of Djibouti between the Djiboutian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and the United States Defense Attaché.
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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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    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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    Commonwealth v. McGorty

    Robert C. Bordone and Jeremy McClane
    Four-person integrative plea bargain negotiation between two prosecutors, a public defender, and an alleged assailant
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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"