Generations of economists have racked their brains over the best instruments and policies leading to a flexible labor market in the interests of both employers and employees.
Flexibility seems to be of the essence, that is the ability to swiflty adapt to a changing economic environment both nationally and globally. This page collates the latest DW content on the topic.
Even after some 200,000 people took to the streets, French PM Philippe said the government will push ahead with reforms the "French people asked for." The proposed changes were part of what got President Macron elected.
French President Emmanuel Macron's solid majority in the country's parliament suggests that his reform agenda for the country's flagging economy might have a chance. But the low turnout in this weekend's elections could mean implementing the reforms will be an uphill battle.