On to the next election in France

As expected, Emmanuel Macron easily won the second round of the French presidential elections yesterday. Aside from the relief that France didn’t go for the extreme right option, this still doesn’t mean a whole lot. Yes, the Macron win came by a wide margin, but on the other hand turnout was quite low and Marine Le Pen basically doubled the result of her father 15 years ago. In any case…

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Inflation in Belgium: our analysis

The high inflation figure for Belgium, published this week, didn’t come unexpected to Econopolis. We have been predicting a rise in inflation throughout Europe around this time for a while now and also that Belgium would be on top of the inflation list. On the most important reasons behind the inflation hike and why Belgium is the inflation champion in the eurozone, we gave an interview (in Dutch) on national television. We…

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  1. Geert NoelsGeert Noels said: @moenaert Mijn hypothese: Teo scoort en één vd Rouches pakt rood uit frustratie. Anderlecht is meer gemotiveerd door premie van Coucke.about 4 hours ago
  2. Geert NoelsGeert Noels said: Klassieke media die de nieuwe media bestrijden zullen niet overleven. Het monopolie op feiten, opinies en mediamac… https://t.co/CjRHANBSA5about 4 hours ago
  3. Bart Van CraeynestBart Van Craeynest said: Via het IMF: rekening houdend met de impliciete beloftes in pensioenen en gezondheidszorg klimt de Belgische overhe… https://t.co/7sRET5Zfl6about 10 hours ago
  4. Bart Van CraeynestBart Van Craeynest said: Stevige groei maar moeilijke markten: de combinatie van stijgende inflatie en strikter monetair beleid is al meer d… https://t.co/GqMdN315u7about 16 hours ago
  5. Geert NoelsGeert Noels said: @IveMarx @NMBS Er is ook wel wat storing tussen Puurs en Antwerpen, en daardoor op heel het Vlaamse net :-)about 17 hours ago