Explaining the Household Impact Study
4:30 PM, Monday 20 Jun 2016 (1 hour)
Dinner (on your own) 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM (2 hours)
This session will leave the audience with a fundamental understanding of this groundbreaking study and how to effectively describe it’s results to your MOC or cocktail guests! The Ummel Study shows how about 60 percent of people are made better off financially under a revenue neutral carbon fee. Generally, those most vulnerable, such as the poor, minorities, elderly and young, gain significantly under this policy, and those disadvantaged by it are most able to afford it. Importantly, the data provides some certainty as to how people will be affected financially by a policy that gives all a brighter future.