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Genuine complements to carbon pricing

June 20, 2017

Our latest report Supporting Carbon Pricing: How to identify policies that genuinely complement an economy-wide carbon price, provides governments with a framework to identify these policies. In this webinar, Jason Dion will go through the findings and recommendations of the report, and answer questions.

Achieving the Right Balance

June 8, 2017

Join us for a live panel discussion of what and what not to pair with carbon pricing. Our panellists have a variety of positions, ranging from implementing carbon pricing means we should phase-out existing policies, to non-pricing policies are needed to drive deeper emissions reductions, especially because time is of the essence or because politics will get in the way of a carbon price high enough to do the necessary work.

Designing Economic Instruments for the Environment: 2 Day PD Course

May 25-26, 2017

Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission, with support from The Ivey Foundation, is delivering a 2-day professional development course in Edmonton. This hands-on course has been developed in conjunction with academic experts, current practitioners and adult learning professionals and focuses on the practical elements of economic instrument design.

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Alberta’s carbon tax—Its impact on the economy and the need for policy certainty

April 19, 2017

Join Ecofiscal in Calgary in partnership with the Calgary Chamber of Commerce for a panel discussion on Alberta’s hotly debated carbon tax. There are still a lot of important questions. How will the carbon levy affect the economy? How will carbon pricing transform our industries, especially the energy sector? Join us as we try to shine some light on an inherently complicated issue.

Designing Economic Instruments for the Environment: 2 Day PD Course

March 16-17, 2017

Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission, with support from The Ivey Foundation, is delivering a 2-day professional development course in Toronto. This hands-on course has been developed in conjunction with academic experts, current practitioners and adult learning professionals and focuses on the practical elements of economic instrument design.

Carbon Pricing From the Left

March 9, 2017

In our second online panel discussion in a series of how carbon pricing differs on the right and left sides of the political spectrum, we explore progressives’ perspective on what a real-world carbon pricing policy package should look like.

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