Is the Rise of the Euro Hurting European Economies?

On Tuesday, February 5 French President Francois Hollande expressed his complaint over an overvalued euro that does not represent the current state of the economy, claiming it is hurting the French.  During his speech Hollande asked the European Parliament to commit to reform of the currency that is currently at $1.35, a 12 percent increase […]

Brussels European Summit: France and Germany Divided

French and German governments have expressed their disagreement this week as members of the Euro Zone meet to discuss the project of a European Banking Union at the European summit, taking place October 18th and 19th. Angela Merkel said she was in favor of a step-by-step integration, whereas her French colleague said he wanted to […]