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Letter to the President of the Republic – France and Europe: from crisis management to a longer-term ambition

By François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Banque de France

This Letter comes at a special moment: 25 years of Monetary Union and the European elections this year. Furthermore, we are gradually emerging from the inflationary crisis that has affected our economies and fellow citizens since the Russian invasion of Ukraine, and we are again faced with the fundamental challenges of European growth.

21 April 2024

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Help and support for company directors

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Design and manufacture of banknote paper and banknotes

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Eco Notepad 29 May 2024

What impact does the Compact with Africa have on African economies?

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ABC de l’économie

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Discover the International Banking and Finance Institute

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Report 23 May 2024

Banque de France Annual Report 2023

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3-minute guide to monetary strategy

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Climate change

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