❮BOOKS❯ ✰ Behind the Scenes ⚦ Author Robert Wardhaugh – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk William Clifford Clark federal deputy minister of finance from 1932 to 1952 had a profound impact on Canadian history An important intellectual figure during the first half of the twentieth century he William Clifford Clark federal deputy minister of finance from to had a profound impact on Canadian history An important intellectual figure during the first half of the twentieth century he was leader of 'The Ottawa Men ' a group of federal civil servants who shaped a new liberal vision of the nation Robert A Wardhaugh chronicles Clark's contributions to Canada's modern state in Behind the Scenes which reconstructs the public life and ideas of one of Canada's most important bureaucratsThe Department of Finance sat at Behind the Kindle - the centre of critical federal decisions and debates From this axis Clark's wide ranging contributions to Canadian policy were nothing short of phenomenal he was the driving force behind the creation of the Bank of Canada and he spearheaded national housing policy Clarke also managed the economy during the Great Depression and during the Second World War and he was instrumental in forging Canada's international economic role in the postwar era.
- 470 pages
- Behind the Scenes
- Robert Wardhaugh
- 13 August 2015 Robert Wardhaugh