Panel Discussion: Should Oregon Take the Lead on Carbon Taxes?
Feb 06, 2014
from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM
|Where||Portland State University - 1825 SW Broadway Portland OR 97201, Smith Memorial Student Union, Room 296/298|
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A panel discussion
On Thursday, February 6, join the Institute for Economics and the Environment and these panelists for a conversation about the potential for a statewide carbon tax in Oregon.
- Michael Armstrong, Senior Sustainability Manager, City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability
- Yoram Bauman, Standup Economist, Carbon Tax Expert, and Former Lecturer, University of Washington
- Jackie Dingfelder, Former Oregon State Senator and Portland State University Ph.D. Candidate
- Jenny Liu, Assistant Professor of Urban Studies and Planning and Assistant Director, Northwest Economic Research Center, Portland State University
With remarks by Tom Potiowsky, former Oregon State Economist, Professor of Economics and Director of the Northwest Economic Research Center, Portland State University.