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Global Macro Scoreboard: February 18, 2018

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Last week, the internet turned its attention toward Jacob Zuma's resignation, reports of rising U.S. healthcare costs, and the Iran-Saudi power struggle.

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Global Macro Scoreboard: Germany, China, France

Online attention to both German Elections and EU Reform rose, U.S.-China trade concerns resurfaced, Macron's online interest benefits as faith in other Western heads of state falters.

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1. German Elections topped the Global Macro Scoreboard this week after coalition talks between Angela Merkel's CDU, the liberal FDP, and the Greens failed. Increased attention to E...

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Leçons du Passé: Understanding Russian Interference in the French Election

In the wake of substantiated claims of Russian attempts to influence elections in the United States and in France, Predata has developed a set of methodologies that can be applied to detect and monitor efforts to influence future elections.

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It would have been difficult to fault France watchers in the Kremlin for overconfidence in January 2017. François Fillon, the leading candidate in the polls at the time, was a lon...

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The EU Banking Union Renaissance?

France and — in particular — Italy are renewing their push for an EU banking union. Their most urgent task is to bring Berlin round to the idea of deeper economic integration.

EMMANUEL MACRON’S VICTORY in the French presidential election has given the European project an injection of sorely needed optimism. With the eurosceptical populists temporarily va...

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