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Welcome the Parkland Institute's blog. Here, we feature writers and researchers associated with the Parkland Institute writing about topics of interest to Albertans.

March 14, 2011

Alberta Energy Aiming for the Gutter

posted by Regan Boychuk

What the Progressive Conservative government is saying is that they are dedicated to getting the worst possible return for Albertans on their non-renewable resources.

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Tagged with: energy policy, oil royalties
March 02, 2011

Low taxes until oil runs out a bad idea

posted by Diana Gibson

No sales tax until the oil runs out is a very short-sighted approach.  Does Minister Snelgrove really believe that Albertans will have money to pay higher taxes when the oil is gone?

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Tagged with: economics, royalties, taxes