Low Carbon Economy


In addressing climate change, a solid consensus has emerged on the importance of placing a price on emitted carbon, whether through a tax or cap-and-trade system. Our work focuses on designing a carbon pricing policy and market models that are pragmatic and workable.

TOP POLICY RESEARCH PRIORITIES
  • Design of Carbon Pricing Systems
  • Carbon Pricing and Low-Carbon Technology
  • Impacts and Effectiveness of Carbon Pricing
  • Carbon Pricing Governance, Revenues Management and Interjurisdictional Issues
  • Carbon Pricing, Innovation & Productivity
WHO TO CONTACT
RESEARCH CHAIRS
STAFF
Kathryn Harrison

Professor, University of BC

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Nic Rivers

Professor, University of Ottawa

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Alex Wood

Senior Director, Policy & Markets

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