European Countries Project
Leader and Title:
Limited or Unlimited Government
European Union Member
Current gov’t event or concern
France’s Constitutional Council gave the go-ahead on Sunday to the government’s so-called millionaire tax, to be levied on companies that pay salaries of more than 1 million euros a year. Dec.29th 2013
Historical political event
January 2nd, 2002 introduction of the first euro coins and bills replacing the legacy currency, the franc. The use of the franc currency was legal until february 17th.
Notre Dame cathedral & of course the Eifle Tower
A person who changed history and how:
% arable land
France has been one of the most dominant agricultural centers of Europe for centuries. That gave France an important role in European and, to some extent world, affairs in the pre-industrial age. Currently, France still leads Europe in agriculture, excluding the Russian Federation. With about 730,000 farms, approximately 7 percent of the workforce is employed in agriculture or similar sectors such as fishing or forestry.
$ 2612.9 billion