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. Fred JanssensFred Janssens said: Kosten, regels en gebrek aan vertrouwen dwingen fintech spelers samen te werken met de gevestigde orde https://t.co/2GiSW631bx3 minutes ago
  2. Gino DelaereGino Delaere said: Some 30% of >430 American companies in China have/are considering moving production sites abroad amid trade tension… https://t.co/jRI8k04hkCabout 11 hours ago
  3. Geert NoelsGeert Noels said: @rogajokri @haevik @dbotterman @abeelec Schaf de tram is niet nodig. Maar afgescheiden/ondergronds, en meer fiets.… https://t.co/IFp1lFwtJ1about 18 hours ago
  4. Geert NoelsGeert Noels said: @verbeke_t @brinckie @abeelec Ja, dat denk ik ook. Een elektrische voertuigen moeten ook meer geluid maken.about 18 hours ago
  5. Geert NoelsGeert Noels said: @KWillekens @brinckie @abeelec Ik rij elektrisch, en de fietsers horen me niet meer. Dat is levensgevaarlijk want f… https://t.co/aLXihNVS5Jabout 18 hours ago