Economics Core Principles

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  • Abundant, inexpensive energy has been a driver of Canadian prosperity for the past century, providing us the wealth to fund social programs and the other activities needed to provide a prosperous, stable society.

  • As governments consider the range of options to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, they should employ best practices with respect to cost-benefit analysis. Further, they should take advantage of the lowest cost and most cost-effective options in preference to the more expensive and less cost-effective ones.