May 3, 2012

Europe, Stop Freaking Out over Hollande

Thomas Kleine-Brockhoff, Christian Science Monitor

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Socialist Francois Hollande may well win the French presidential election. But don't expect a big brawl or gridlock with German Chancellor Angela Merkel over austerity and debt. Markets will keep Hollande in check. And then there's the tradition of German-French cooperation.

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