Tucson Citizens Climate Lobby
Saturday Jan. 14th 2017 at Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2331 E Adams St, Tucson, AZ 85719.
Please join our greater Tucson CCL group for our monthly meeting that starts with welcome and coffee at 9:30, our chapter meeting from 10:00 to 11:00am, followed by our international call. Meeting adjourns at 11:45.
This month’s guest is Yoram Bauman, founder of Washington’s carbon tax initiative – yeson732.0rg.
- What are the lessons we can learn from the defeat of the Washington state carbon tax referendum, Initiative 732?
- Bauman holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Washington and is known as the “Stand-up Economist.”
- He is co-author of the 1998 book Tax Shift that helped inspire the revenue-neutral carbon tax in British Columbia.
- In 2012, he co-authored with Shi-Ling Hsu an op-ed in the New York Times, The Most Sensible Tax of All.