Thursday, January 20, 2011

France, G20, and Commodities Markets

One way in which France proposes to use its G20 chairmanship is to bring greater transparency to international commodities markets. Unglamorous but useful work. Not the sort of thing one usually associates with Sarkozy, so I thought I'd mention it.

Marine Le Pen's Rhetoric ...

... nicely analyzed here by Frédéric Martel. See also this article by Pierre Testard.