Courses & Events

Designing Market-based Instruments for the Environment: 2 Day PD Course

October 2 – 3, 2018

Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission, with support from The Ivey Foundation, is delivering a 2-day professional development course entitled: “Designing Economic Instruments for the Environment” in Ottawa. This hands-on course has been developed in conjunction with academic experts, current practitioners and adult learning professionals.

Bridging Divides: In Search of Sound Public Policies for Energy and Environment in Canada

Bridging Divides: In Search of Sound Public Policies for Energy and Environment in Canada

June 6, 2018

No topics in Canada are hotter today than new pipelines, carbon pricing, and energy development. There are legitimate policy debates to be had on all of these issues, but opinions seem to be getting more polarized, often lacking all perspectives. Join us for a pan-Canadian conversation focusing on good policy, solid economics, and concrete evidence.

Designing Market-based Instruments for the Environment: 2 Day PD Course

April 23-24, 2018

Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission, with support from The Ivey Foundation, is delivering a 2-day professional development course entitled: “Designing Economic Instruments for the Environment” in Toronto. This hands-on course has been developed in conjunction with academic experts, current practitioners and adult learning professionals.

People walking in different directions representing differing views on climate and carbon pricing.

Perceptions of Carbon Pricing in Canada with Bruce Anderson

April 10, 2018

Ecofiscal commissioned polling from Abacus Data as part of our research for our latest report, Clearing the air. The nationwide survey, conducted in February, covered the support, awareness and understanding of carbon pricing in Canada. Join us in a webinar where Bruce Anderson, chairman of Abacus Data, will walk us through this data, followed by a question and answer session.

Designing Economic Instruments for the Environment: 1 Day PD Course

November 28, 2017

Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission, with support from The Ivey Foundation, is delivering a 1-day professional development course in Ottawa for senior government officials. 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.