Professor Lisa Grow Sun‘s newest work-in-progress, Smart Growth in Dumb Places: Sustainability, Disaster, and the Future of the American City, is available for download on SSRN.  Professor Sun’s main area of research is Disaster Law, an area of law that has been getting more attention with the many major natural disasters that have occurred in the last several years.  In this article, she explores “the critical tension between disaster mitigation and current sustainability policies.”  You can also see a post by Professor Brigham Daniels regarding Professor Sun’s article over at the Environmental Law Prof Blog.