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Can Canada have its cake and eat it too when it comes to the economy and the environment?

How do we actually balance the economy with our climate change goals?

The tradeoffs that are and aren't being made when it comes to climate change

Pumpjacks are shown pumping crude oil near Halkirk, Alta., in this June 2007 file photo. (Larry MacDougal/The Canadian Press)
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How do we actually balance the economy with our climate change goals?

In the midst of blockades over the Coastal GasLink project, and Teck withdrawing its application for a $20-billion oilsands project we ask the question — can Canada have its cake and eat it too? 

Paul Haavardsrud asks economist Andrew Leach for context.


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