Nicholas Marquiss is a third-year student in the Ph.D. Program in Law and Economics at Vanderbilt University. He earned his B.A. in economics at Whitman College in 2013. In his 1L year, Mr. Marquiss earned a Vanderbilt Scholastic Excellence Award for Contracts. He is currently serving as staff member of the Environmental Law and Policy Annual Review and the Vanderbilt Law Review in 2017-2018. His fields of interest are Risk and Environmental Regulation and Industrial Organization.