INTERNATIONAL. If the financial market believes that Hollande is serious, French interest rates will rise, and the deficit will increase. Ambitious people will refrain from investing and working in a country hostile to income inequality and as a result unemployment will rise as well.
UAE. KPMG's inaugural "Variables for Sustained Growth" (VSG) Index tracks some of the most important factors that support economic performance in 181 countries; UAE ranks 24 based on metrics including infrastructure development, education and strength of public institutions.