With only a few months to go before the presidential election, we've decided to weigh up Emmanuel Macron's presidential term. This series offers a synthetic overview of the actions carried out across various sectors of French society and politics over the five years. It covers his flagship measures, crisis management strategies, and an evaluation of his campaign promises. You'll find the extended analysis in French here.
Zooming in on Higher Education and Research
Analysis by Jean-Michel Catin
How the french ESR system involved over the past five years?
Zooming In On French Industrial Policy
Analysis by Aloïs Kirchner
Although the industrial policy implemented since 2017 has improved the country, particularly in terms of competitiveness, other challenges remain. What are they?
Zooming In On French Taxation
Analysis by François Ecalle
Numerous tax reforms have been implemented by Macron since 2017. These reforms have been accompanied by significant public expenditures.
Zooming In On The French Labor Market
Analysis by Franck Morel
While some of the reforms taken during Emmanuel Macron's presidency were undermined by the pandemic, others were successfully put in place. What do the results look like today?
Zooming in On French Public Service
Analysis by Victor Poirier
Several of the promises relating to reforming the public services weren't kept. However, new measures taken during the pandemic led to significant success. The results are mixed.
Zooming In On French Education
Analysis by Baptiste Larseneur
Several measures taken during Emmanuel Macron’s presidential term seek to reform French education. What are they?
Zooming in on French Justice
Analysis by Jean-Paul Tran Thiet
A series of reforms have reorganized the French justice system over the last five years, some more successful than others.
Zooming In On French Transportation
Analysis by Patrick Jeantet
Despite numerous reforms over the past five years, the transport sector in France still faces many challenges.
Zooming in On French Democracy
Analysis by Sophie Conrad
While there have been a series of innovative political responses over the five years, these have often come as a response to crises rather than as part of a genuine vision of democratic renewal for France.
Zooming in On French Digital Technologies
Analysis by Gilles Babinet and Théophile Lenoir
Highly active on content regulation but lagging behind in cybersecurity: France has come a long way, but much remains to be done.
Zooming in on French Healthcare
Analysis by Laure Millet and Emma Ros
With only three months to go until the French elections, this article explores how French healthcare has fared and evolved during this presidential term.