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Person in the News Anne-Sylvaine Chassany

A politician who timed his ascent to perfection stands on the verge of the presidency

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After voting for Brexit, the birthplace of the modern party turns its back on history

41 days to go: a party without a purpose

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Low interest rates and rising earnings have pushed down the fear gauge

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Author of ‘Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance’ tapped into the zeitgeist

The UK Independence party is struggling to find a new raison d'être

The president is bad at cutting deals, and US stocks like that just fine

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Undercover Economist Tim Harford

We Brits scoff at the French work ethic, but they get more done in less time

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The Exchange Yukon Huang

With similar barriers to entry, EU investment in China has grown more rapidly

The Republican party’s sums on revenue and debt simply do not add up

Populism prospers because many of the grievances it has tapped into are real

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Emmanuel Macron’s skirmish in Amiens offers a snapshot of globalisation

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