I realize the last few posts haven't exactly been full of trenchant economic analysis. I do apologize, but allow me some more self-indulgence.
My work has been brought to the attention of time series guru Jim Hamilton. Sadly, nothing related to economics.
Other favourable reviews have been levied on the Canadian economy. 0.6% GDP growth in January? I'll take it. That's a real string of positive news for Canada, though of course all statistics are lagging indicators to some degree.
Either way, there doesn't seem to be any need for Carney to follow Bernanke.