Posts by Adrienne Roberts

Dr Adrienne Roberts, Lecturer in International Politics at the University of Manchester

On Superheroes, Men and The Politics of Money

Adrienne Roberts

Gendered narratives around Mark Carney’s appointment obstruct much needed debate about the Bank’s role As a Canadian living in the UK, I cannot help but roll my eyes over the gushing media headlines about Mark Carney’s recent arrival to head the Bank of England. The former governor of the Bank of Canada has been variously described as the ‘rock-star banker’, … Continue reading

14 August 2013 by Adrienne Roberts
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