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Introduction to Cost-Benefit Analysis for Federal Regulations (R004)

Description

Type: Virtual classroom
Duration: 06:00 hours
Status: Active

When developing regulatory proposals, consideration of their economic, environmental and social impacts is a critical and often mandatory first step. This course provides a general introduction to cost-benefit analysis (CBA) and demonstrates how to apply CBA to federal regulatory initiatives. Participants will become familiar with the fundamental steps to completing a CBA and learn how to develop solid baseline and regulatory scenarios.

Topics include:

  • understanding the analytical steps in the CBA process
  • identifying costs and benefits for different stakeholder groups
  • applying best practices for collaborating and meeting reporting requirements
  • reviewing the information found in a CBA report

Notes:

This course is for federal public servants at all levels who work in the regulatory field. It may also benefit those who are new to the regulatory process or to cost-benefit analysis, or anyone who has a general interest in these areas.

Related topics

How government works

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More about this course
  • Topics: How government works
  • Community: Directors; Executives; Functional specialists
  • Audience: Regulators
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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List of available offerings for course R004
DateTitleTypeLocationLanguage
June 8, 2021Introduction to Cost-Benefit Analysis for Federal Regulations (R004)Virtual classroomVirtual EST / Virtuelle HNEFrench
September 13, 2021Introduction to Cost-Benefit Analysis for Federal Regulations (R004)Virtual classroomVirtual EST / Virtuelle HNEFrench

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