Speeches

  • June 16, 2010

    Fortune Favours the Bold

    Remarks Mark Carney Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
    From the end of 2008 to the middle of last year, Canada experienced a short, sharp recession. With the exception of government spending, all major components of aggregate demand declined, and industrial production dropped 15 per cent. Canadian exporters suffered particularly, owing to the sharp fall in the components of U.S. economic activity that matter most for Canada.
    Content Type(s): Press, Speeches
  • June 10, 2010

    The G-20’s Core Agenda to Reduce Systemic Risk

    Remarks Mark Carney International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) Montréal, Quebec
    Given this failure, the G-20’s agenda to reshape the global financial system is comprehensive and radical. The coming weeks and months will be pivotal to its success. The time for debate and discussion is drawing to a close. Policymakers now need to decide and to implement.
    Content Type(s): Press, Speeches