Posts by Robyn Allan

Robyn Allan

About Robyn Allan

Robyn Allan is an independent economist. She has held many executive positions in the private and public sectors including President and CEO of the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia. She was an expert intervenor at the Trans Mountain Expansion Project hearing and an expert witness on behalf of the Alberta Federation of Labour at the Northern Gateway Pipeline Project hearing. Robyn is also the author of the Union of BC Indian Chiefs’ Toward Financial Responsibility in British Columbia’s Mining Industry.

Who benefits from caribou decline?

Dec 4, 2020
Scientists predict caribou herds located in northeastern BC will go extinct within our lifetimes. How could this be? We were led to believe that environmental oversight introduced decades ago would protect this iconic Canadian species despite the large-scale industrial development that threatens them. We were promised a win-win: thriving caribou and a thriving economy. Fast… View Article