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John Schmidt

University of California, Los Angeles

Based in

United States
North America

I am a PhD candidate at the University of California, Los Angeles, where I study the intersection of law, finance, and the energy transition. I am currently working on a project that traces the relationship of the financial sector to the burgeoning American liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry.

Country(ies) of Specialty

United States

Focus areas of expertise

Climate policy and politics Climate law and litigation Fossil fuels

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Schmidt, John. “Incendiary Assets: Risk, Power, and the Law in an Era of Catastrophic Fire.” Environment and Planning A: Economy and Space, Aug. 2023, p. 0308518X231191930. DOI.org (Crossref), https://doi.org/10.1177/0308518X231191930.