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Carbon Pricing

Carbon Pricing in the Atlantic Provinces:

Implications for Business and Competitiveness

The Atlantic Provinces Economic Council (APEC) held a free webinar briefing and discussion on March 27, 2018 in partnership with Canada's Ecofiscal commission.   

The goals of the webinar were to:

  • help businesses understand how policymakers are approaching the implementing carbon pricing;
  • discuss how firms’ competitiveness concerns can be addressed; and
  • provide businesses with an opportunity to ask questions.

The event panelists were:

Dale Beugin - Executive Director, Canada's Ecofiscal Commission
John Moffet - Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Environment and Climate Change Canada
David Chaundy, Interim CEO, APEC, moderated the session.

 

A recording of the webinar and panelist presentations can be found here. 

Full details on this event can be found at the event home page


Carbon Pricing Atlantic Report

To contribute to the discussion and policy development on carbon pricing, APEC interviewed Chris Ragan, Associate Professor of Economics at McGill University and Chair of Canada's Ecofiscal Commission. An edited version of that interview is the feature article in the Summer 2017 Atlantic Report. 

APEC Members can login here to view this publication

Non-members can purchase the publication here

 

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