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IMF Staff Country Reports
2006
INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

France’s economic short-term outlook is positive, and long-term prospects have improved. Fiscal adjustment remains high on the government’s agenda. Tax reforms have improved the economy’s growth potential. Reforms in financial, labor, and product markets are necessary to boost job creation, prepare the economy for aging, and allow it to benefit from global activity...

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IMF Staff Country Reports
2008
INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

France’s near–term economic outlook is moderately positive, but clouded by risks from the global environment. The government’s reformist intentions provide an historic opportunity to place France onto a sustained higher growth path with greater opportunities for all. Economic policy should address the root cause of faltering growth performance. Further goods and se...

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IMF Staff Country Reports
2004
INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
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IMF Staff Country Reports
2006
INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Economic growth continues to be strong, but inflation has increased substantially. The structural agenda remains focused on further improving tax and customs administration, improving fiscal planning and public expenditure management, and strengthening financial markets. The main risks to the economic outlook stems from domestic and external political pressures. De...

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