Latest update: 07/02/2011
- financial crisis - France - G20 - G8 - Nicolas Sarkozy
G20/G8: Sarkozy's uphill battle
President Nicolas Sarkozy has set an ambitious agenda for the French chairmanship of the G20/G8, with priorities ranging from containing food prices to regulating the global financial system. But how realistic are these priorities? What influence will France have in a context of currency wars and economic strain?
Programme presented by Armen Georgian and prepared by Aurélien Aeberhard and Jeanette Coombs
With Olivier Ferrand, President of "Terra Nova" think tank, and Christian Stoffaes, President of the Franco-German Economic Analysis Council