Two more reasons–among many–why the U.S. shouldn’t imitate France


The French Really Are Les Misérables“.

In France, 48% of the people considered themselves either living in poverty or on the way to living in poverty.

“In Paris, Effortless Chic Lives On“. “Chic”?! Nah.

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Craig Newmark

Craig Newmark

Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.

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