The Debate

Is France working (enough)? (Part 2)

Is the French way of living under threat? The nation’s deep divisions over loosening a ban on Sunday shopping highlight fears over living standards and spark a broader argument over how to ease up on taxes while filling the state's barren coffers.

  • Raquel Garrido, Spokesperson in charge of international relations, Parti de Gauche;
  • Erwan Le Noan, Consultant in Competition and Fiscal Law;
  • Jakob Haesler, CEO of Tinyclues, a high-tech start up;
  • José Bové, MEP, Green Party. Vice President of the Commission on Agriculture and Rural development.

Watch the first part

Produced and prepared by Anelise Borges, Cécile Khindria, Christopher Davis

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