France’s fiscal adjustment has erupted in a “misunderstanding” between the presidents of the European Commission and the Eurogroup. The two share different views on “fiscal relaxation” and “blind austerity”.
Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem reacted to a Reuters' article which, according to EU sources, quoted European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker during his visit to Paris on May 31. According to the report, Juncker jokingly replied “parce que c’est la France” when asked why France has b...


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