Will consumers respond to a carbon tax?

THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michelle Siu

Alberta’s carbon tax is slated to be introduced at the start of the new year, as is Ontario’s cap and trade system.  Quebec and British Columbia already impose charges on the carbon content of fuels (see figure below, produced by University of Calgary economist Trevor Tombe).  As a result of the recently concluded Pan-Canadian climate framework, other provinces will soon follow. Much discussion has focused around what the tax means for individual...

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