By Robert Lyman
In this PowerPoint presentation, I have tried to answer a question about climate policy that is too rarely asked in Canada. How much does it cost? Only those with a profound ignorance of economics, or a contempt for it, would say that the answer to this question is unimportant. The central economic fact of life is that there are always more things that we want and need than we can afford; when we fail to understand what our choices cost, we indirectly deprive ourselves of things that may be far more important to our overall wellbeing.
Read the article at: https://blog.friendsofscience.org/2020/03/20/prosperity-foregone-a-summary/
The article includes the following video and links to the downloadable presentation: