January 6, 2014

The Fall of France

Janine di Giovanni, Newsweek

The Associated Press

The official unemployment figure is more than 3 million; unofficially it’s more like 5 million. The cost of everyday living is astronomical. Paris now beats London as one of the world’s most expensive cities. A half liter of milk in Paris, for instance, costs nearly $4 – the price of a gallon in an American store.

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TAGGED: Europe, Eurozone, Paris, Francois Hollande, France

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