What is true is that Mr. Hollande’s victory means the end of Merkozy, the Franco-German axis that has enforced the austerity regime of the past two years. This would be a dangerous development if that strategy were working, or even had a reasonable chance of working. But it isn’t and doesn’t; it’s time to move on. Europe’s voters, it turns out, are wiser than the Continent’s best and brightest.
» Those Revolting Europeans, Paul Krugman, The New York Times. [via Hub sur FB]
Mais bon, après tout, il n’est que récipiendaire 2008 du «Prix Nobel d’économie», hein.