Jeff Rubin is Senior Fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation and the author of The Carbon Bubble. He is the former chief economist at CIBC World Markets.
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Monday, November 09, 2015
Why the Tar Sands No Longer Make Economic Sense
Lost in the political fallout from President Barack Obama’s decision to once and for all reject Keystone XL is the fact that there is no longer an economic context for the pipeline. For that matter, the same can be said for any of the other proposed pipelines that would service the planned massive...
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Canada’s Carbon Moment Has Arrived
As Canadians prepare to vote in an upcoming federal election, it’s time to reassess the country’s economic prospects, once touted as the strong suit of Stephen Harper’s government. For almost a decade, Canadians have been told massive expansion of Alberta’s oil sands would be the engine of economic...