Against the Odds: The Public Life and Times of Louis Rasminsky

By: Muirhead, Bruce

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0802006299 380 pages. Index. Footnotes. Black and white photographic plates. "The story of Louis Rasminsky, an extraordinary figure in Canadian economic history. Governor of the Bank of Canada from 1961 to 1973, Rasminksy was one of only two Jewish senior civil servants in Canada when he was appointed.... Sheds light on the development of Canadian economic and monetary policy after the Second World War." - from dust jacket. Pleasingly light wear. Usual library markings. A quality copy.

Title: Against the Odds: The Public Life and Times of Louis Rasminsky

Author Name: Muirhead, Bruce

Categories: Canadian History, Biography, Economics,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Canada, University of Toronto Press: 1999

ISBN Number: 0802006299

ISBN Number 13: 9780802006295

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 422A2517

Keywords: Louis Rasminsky bank of Canada Governor Monetary Policy History Canada 20th Century Officials Bankers,