December 12, 2011

On Europe’s crisis, fighting inflation, and his new job heading the Financial Stability Board 1213
Interview

On Europe’s crisis, fighting inflation, and his new job heading the Financial Stability Board

HE’S AMONG THE most respected voices anywhere on financial regulation and monetary policy, and the Canadian closest to the centre of efforts to solve the European debt crisis. Governor of the Bank of Canada since 2008, Mark Carney, 46, was also recently named head of the Swiss-based Financial Stability Board.
Four on the floor 1415
National

Four on the floor

For the four Bloc MPs who survived last May’s federal election, working on Parliament Hill has meant constantly having to prove they’re worth listening to
Stuck in first gear 2627
Business

Stuck in first gear

Electric cars are hitting showrooms, but people aren’t buying. Is there money to be made in green vehicles?
See Spot drag the human 3233
MACLEAN'S BACK PAGES

See Spot drag the human

Looking for the perfect workout for you and your pooch? Tether him to your crotch.
A FAIRY-TALE WEDDING FOR A POWERHOUSE COUPLE 6869
NEWSMAKERS WINNERS

A FAIRY-TALE WEDDING FOR A POWERHOUSE COUPLE

Will and Kate give the monarchy new blood and relevance. They gave everyone else a love story to remember.
A brown army faction? 2223
International

A brown army faction?

As details of a 10-year neo-Nazi killing spree emerge, the country awakens to a chilling reality: the racist ideology is shared by a shocking number of Germans
THE NEWLY DEPARTED 9899
NEWSMAKERS EXITS

THE NEWLY DEPARTED

Oprah Winfrey, America’s richestever female entrepreneur, retired the syndicated afternoon TV talk show that represented the heart of her media empire. For her final episode, Winfrey eschewed the usual celebrity guests and gift-giving spectacles, opting for a low-key recital of favourite empowerment messages.
WHY THE CBC SHOULD BE MORE LIKE HBO 2021
National

WHY THE CBC SHOULD BE MORE LIKE HBO

THERE IS AN undeniably sinister quality to the apparently coordinated campaign of harassment currenly under way against the CBC. Were it just occasional sniping from the Tory backbench, were it simply the Quebecor/Sun Media empire beating its favourite hobby horse, were the National Citizens Coalition merely on one of its crusades—were it even all three together—you might call it business as usual.
FIGHTIN’ WORDSI 116117
NEWSMAKERS FEUDS

FIGHTIN’ WORDSI

The battle for control of the ballooning smartphone market got personal as Google’s open-source operating system, Android, over-took Apple’s iOS, which runs the iPhone. Steve Jobs, Apple’s late CEO, told his official biographer the search-engine giant didn’t play fair and accused Google of “grand theft” of the iPhone concept (among more colourful language).
The three who lived 1819
National

The three who lived

What we know of the three children not dead or on trial offers a chilling glimpse into the Shafia household
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