The High Cost of Driving: Putting A Price on Traffic

Here is a short analysis of an interview CBC did with Prof. Chris Ragan of McGill, Chair of the EcoFiscal Commission. The video include the CBC interview.

There are great issues of negative externalities, and how people ignore the opportunity costs of being stuck in traffic. The question is, is it worth paying tolls if it buys us more time with out families, lower costs for products, and better environmental and health outcomes?

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