On Monday evening, Thunder Bay City Council will be hearing from a deputation that will ask it to declare a climate emergency. According to a front page story in the January 11th Chronicle-Journal: “Thunder Bay’s EarthCare climate adaptation working group, led by chairperson Aynsley Klassen, is set to make a deputation to council asking for them to declare a symbolic climate emergency.”
By: Livio Di Matteo:
NORTHERN ECONOMIST 2.0
Livio Di Matteo is a Senior Fellow at the Fraser Institute and Professor of Economics at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ontario, where he specializes in public policy, health economics, public finance, and economic history. His recent work examines health-care spending and its sustainability. As well, he conducts research on the historical evolution of economic inequality. Di Matteo is a member of the CIHI National Health Expenditure Advisory Panel, the Evidence Network (EvidenceNetwork.ca), and is a contributor to the economics blog, Worthwhile Canadian Initiative. He has been listed in Canadian Who’s Who since 1995 and holds a Ph.D. from McMaster University, an M.A. from the University of Western Ontario, and a B.A. from Lakehead University.
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