Populism in France

Daniel Cohen interviewed by Tim Phillips, 31 August 2018



Topics:  Politics and economics

In the French presidential election the parties of right and left collapsed, beaten by political newcomer Emmanuel Macron and the far-right candidate Marine Le Pen. Daniel Cohen of the Paris School of Economics tells Tim Phillips about research that explains why millions of French voters are no longer responding to traditional political messages.



President of the Paris School of Economics, Director of CEPREMAP, CEPR Research Fellow


CEPR Policy Research