IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/p/fca/wpfnca/2003-18.html
   My bibliography  Save this paper

Contrôle des émissions de GES à l’aide d’un système de permis échangeables avec allocation basée sur la production: une analyse en équilibre général dynamique

Author

Listed:
  • Yazid Dissou
  • Véronique Robichaud

Abstract

This paper presents a new general equilibrium model, CIGMa (Canadian Intertemporal General equilibrium Model) designed to analyse the economic impact of greenhouse gas (GHG) abatement measures in Canada. We use the model to examine the so-called ‘reference policy package’ devised by the government to achieve Kyoto objectives in Canada. Although the reference policy package is different from the Canadian official climate change plan, they use both the same set of policy instruments. Given its specification, CIGMa is particularly well suited for the analysis of a peculiar feature of the reference policy package, which is the output-based emissions trading scheme. We assess the short- and long-run aggregate and sectoral impacts of the reference policy package in two different labour market settings, i.e., with and without wage rigidities. Ce texte documente un nouveau modèle d’équilibre général, MCEGI (Modèle canadien d’équilibre général inter-temporel), conçu pour analyser l’impact économique des mesures de réduction des gaz à effet de serre (GES) au Canada. Nous utilisons le modèle pour évaluer le ‘plan de référence’ suggéré par le gouvernement pour atteindre les objectifs de Kyoto au Canada. Bien que le plan de référence soit différent du plan officiel du Canada sur les changements climatiques, il utilise les mêmes instruments que ce dernier. La spécification de MCEGI permet de bien prendre en compte une des particularités importantes du plan de référence qu’est l’utilisation d’un système de permis échangeables avec allocation basée sur la production. Nous évaluons les impacts agrégés et sectoriels à court et long termes du plan de référence en présence et en l’absence de rigidité salariale sur le marché du travail.

Suggested Citation

  • Yazid Dissou & Véronique Robichaud, "undated". "Contrôle des émissions de GES à l’aide d’un système de permis échangeables avec allocation basée sur la production: une analyse en équilibre général dynamique," Working Papers-Department of Finance Canada 2003-18, Department of Finance Canada.
  • Handle: RePEc:fca:wpfnca:2003-18
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://www.fin.gc.ca/scripts/Publication_Request/request2_e.asp?doc=wp2003-18e.pdf
    Download Restriction: no

    More about this item

    NEP fields

    This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:fca:wpfnca:2003-18. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Gustavo Durango). General contact details of provider: http://edirc.repec.org/data/fingvca.html .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.