Value(s) by Mark Carney - Signed Edition
Hand Signed by Mark Carney to a Signature Page
Value(s) by Mark Carney - Signed Edition
Hand Signed by Mark Carney to a SIgnature Page
New & Unread - Published 18th March 2021
Please Note: There is a small fault with all the copies produced and signed by Mark – this signed edition uses what’s called a tip-in signature sheet, Mark has signed individual pages which are then returned to the printer for binding into the book during the printing process – the pages which Mark has signed are oversized and then trimmed to match all the other pages during this process. As you’ll see from the example image above, Mark’s signature is large and lavish, but when the pages have been trimmed, part of his signature is missing.
What do you value? Why is it that often the things we value the most – from frontline nurses to the natural environment to keeping children well fed and educated – seem of little importance to economic markets?
In Value(s), one of the great economic thinkers of our time examines how economic value and social values became blurred, how we went from living in a market economy to a market society, and how to rethink and rebuild before it’s too late.
During his time as a G7 central banker and seven years spent as Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney witnessed the collapse of public trust in elites, globalisation, and technology; the challenges of the 4th Industrial Revolution and the existential threat of the growing climate emergency. Drawing on a truly international perspective to our greatest problems, this book sets out a framework for the change needed for an economic and social renaissance in a post-Covid world. Embedding the values of sustainability, solidarity and responsibility into all decision-making is integral to his argument for how we can channel the dynamism of the market to turn intractable problems into enormous opportunities. His deeply researched and forward-looking manifesto goes to the heart of what we’ve got wrong in the past and offers action plans to set it right for individuals, businesses, investors and governments.
In short, Value(s) sets out how we can build a better world for all. It is a book that offers achievable solutions to global problems, building a future fit for our children, grandchildren and generations to come. This is a plan for humanity restored.
About the Author: Mark Carney was born in Fort Smith, Northwest Territories, Canada in 1965. He received a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Harvard University in 1988. He went on to receive a master’s degree in Economics in 1993 and a doctorate in Economics in 1995, both from Oxford University. Mark Carney's appointment as Governor of the Bank of England was approved by Her Majesty the Queen on 26 November 2012, he joined the Bank on 1 July 2013 and completed his term in March 2020.
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