In the face of recession and dismal poll numbers, the French president promises to go on the offensive, but by staging his grand bi-annual press conference one day after a trip to Brussels, does François Hollande give the impression he’s come with his marching orders?
- Francesco SARACENO, Senior economist, OFCE
- Philippe WAECHTER, Chief economist, Natixis Asset Management
- Thomas KLAU, Paris Bureau Chief, European Council on Foreign Relations
- Agnès MICHEL, Social and Economic Issues Committee, French Green Party
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