French connections

Baby crazy! Why do French women have so many kids?

French people have a reputation for being pessimistic and yet they have a lot of babies. In fact, France is the baby-making champion of Europe. Some say it's a model for countries struggling with a quickly-ageing and ever-shrinking population. So what explains this "French exception" and is it sustainable? And what is it like to have children in France? Join us for this episode of French Connections Plus where we unveil the secret to bringing up baby à la française.