OECD Territorial Reviews France: Assessment and Recommendations
Abstract:In recent years, the slowdown in growth and difficulties in strengthening the competitiveness of the French economy have led the government to pay more attention to the country's structural weaknesses. These include recurring problems of high unemployment, poor performance in net business creation, scant R&D investment in the private sector, and an insufficient ability of firms to co‐operate. These problems affect all regions to a greater or lesser degree, impairing their capacity for growth and job creation...
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: September 1, 2006