Mark Carney Appointed to Bank of England

Matt Taibbi: Mark Carney Just 'Another Goldman Creature'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.06.2012 | Canada Business

Matt Taibbi, the Rolling Stone finance writer who rose to fame with his description of Goldman Sachs as a “vampire squid,” set his sights on Mark ...

Would Mark Carney Have Been the Next Liberal Leader?

Raymond Heard | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Politics
Raymond Heard

Mark Carney, the Bank of Canada governor who's been appointed to head the Bank of England, may go down in history as the best prime minister Canada never had. Carney has a Harvard and Oxbridge background. He is bilingual, with George Clooney good looks, and the ability to deliver pithy sound-bites. Overall, Carney, 47, was seen as the very antithesis of Justin Trudeau, 40, whose most challenging management mission to date was teaching a high school drama class. Why, then, did he slam his door on this opportunity?

Mark Carney Appointment: A Victory for Technocrats

Andrew Cooper | Posted 01.27.2013 | Canada Business
Andrew Cooper

The striking appointment of Mark Carney as the new governor of the Bank of England can be interpreted in a wide number of ways -- from a view that highlights the global governance dimension to British and Canadian-specific aspects of the story. From a transnational perspective, Carney's appointment is another sign of the rise of free-agent technocracy in an age of crisis.

Bank Of England Steals Canada's Top Banker: Reports

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.26.2012 | Canada Business

Despite his denials of rumours that have been floating around for months, Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney has been appointed the head of the Bank ...