This paper explores the impact that climate change will have on flooding and provides details on the operation and functions of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). The paper then discuss the ways the current regime discourages adaptation to climate change, and offers suggestions for how readers can promote climate change adaptation by advocating for changes to the NFIP.
Environmental Law | Law
Legal Tools for Climate Adaptation Advocacy: Flood Insurance,
Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School, July 2015
Available at: https://scholarship.law.columbia.edu/sabin_climate_change/127