France is the world's fifth-largest economy, and at the moment investors are even paying to lend the country money.
Nevertheless, France also counts as one of Europe's economically ailing countries.
The length of the essay should be between 20 words, about six to eight pages double-spaced.
Each essay should have a title, and pages should be numbered.
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To avoid personalized advertising based on your mobile app activity, you can install the DAA’s App Choices app here.The Maas Prize awards of up to ,000 for Continued Learning about France and French-‐Speaking Cultures Undergraduates in all schools of the University are invited to submit 2000-2500 word essays in French on a topic concerning Franco-American relations, broadly interpreted to be any topic of a comparative nature dealing with the language, culture, politics, society, business (or some similar or allied subject) of the United States and of France or any French-speaking nation or region.The deadline the next competition (academic year 2018-2019) is October 1, 2018. Kathy Halvorsen ([email protected]) in the Department of French by e-mail no later than p.m. For complete details, see the guidelines that follow.The contest is open to all undergraduate students of French at the University who are not native speakers of French and who have not learned their French primarily in French-speaking schools.Questions concerning eligibility can be discussed with Professor Krueger (Director of the Undergraduate Program in French).He had met that afternoon with Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti and, once again, had opposed German demands for reforms.And then, in the evening, he gave a speech in which he bemoaned, at length, the demise of French as an international language.Geboren 1978 in Lausanne (Schweiz), studierte in Basel Geschichte und Germanistik und arbeitete vier Jahre im Feuilleton der "Basler Zeitung".20 Henri-Nannen-Journalistenschule in Hamburg mit Stationen bei SPIEGEL, "ZEIT" und "Tages-Anzeiger-Magazin" (Zürich).Conversely, many work longer days than their German counterparts.And there is also an elite consciousness among those at the top of society, which they have worked hard to earn in management schools and top universities.