Putting a Price on Carbon

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Isabel Bader Auditorium,
93 Charles Street West,
Victoria College University of Toronto

What’s the best way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while stimulating the economy? Join Stephen Lewis and an expert panel on how to effectively put a price on carbon in Canada.

Two methods are frequently proposed – Cap and Trade and a Carbon Tax. Our Forum Panelists will present the case for each of these methods.

Moderator
Stephen Lewis, Distinguished Visiting Professor, Ryerson University

Panelists
Nicholas Rivers, Chairholder, Canada Research Chair in Climate and Energy, University of Ottawa
David Robinson, Associate Professor of Economics, Laurentian University
Katie Sullivan, Director, North America and Climate Finance, IETA
Gray Taylor, a leading climate change lawyer working in Toronto

Commentators
Kristyn Annis, President, Canadians for Clean Prosperity
Lynn McDonald, former Federal Member of Parliament and co-founder of JustEarth

Tickets
Individual tickets (less than 5) $20 per ticket. Group tickets (5 or more) $10 per ticket.
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Sponsored by For Our Grandchildren, Citizens Climate Lobby, School of the Environment – University of Toronto