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These provinces led in economic growth. They also price carbon pollution

Four provinces outperformed the rest, all while pricing carbon pollution.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Canada's premiers announced an agreement to put a price on carbon on Dec. 9, 2016. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

Opponents of carbon pollution pricing have had a busy year, incessantly warning of the severe economic damage such policies will purportedly cause.

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