Tag Archives for Adrienne Roberts

“Gender-sensitive trade”: buzzword or basic principle of post-Brexit trade policy?

Brexit could provide an opportunity to create a more gender equitable global trading system, but immediate and potentially radical action will be needed As political leaders mull over the road ahead in the wake of another Brexit summit (on October 17th) that seemed to deliver little in the way of progress, Theresa May‘s Government is eager to send positive messages … Continue reading

25 October 2018 by
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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
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