Ottawa raised $2.6 billion in revenue while only $1.97 billion—or 76 per cent—was rebated to households.
The introduction of carbon-pricing should trigger the repeal of emissions-related regulations.
Revenue-neutrality for governments will require other taxes to go up, not down.
We’re experiencing a “supply shock,” essentially a reduction in the economy’s capacity to make goods and services.
In 2017, Canada was responsible for only 1.7 per cent of global carbon dioxide emissions.
So-called "trade-exposed” industries are the least able to pass on higher costs to consumers.
The Ecofiscal Commission says carbon taxes must rise to $210 per tonne of greenhouse gas emissions.