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The franco-german tandem confronts the Euro crisis

on February 2nd, 2011 | Growth

Recent events affecting the monetary stability of the euro area have revealed deep misunderstandings between the French and the Germans. France argues that political considerations must prevail over European subjects, while Germany defended at all costs the principle of monetary stability...

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The Welfare State vs. Changing Social Risks

on October 2nd, 2008 | Values

The Welfare State and its system of social protection are undergoing massive transformation. In France, as elsewhere, the nature and impact of social risks have changed: old age is no longer a risk due to lengthened life expectancy; health, family and employment policies have evolved. In their place new risks related to job insecurity and […]

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