The Sarkozy Revolution: Five Recommendations for the New French President

Publication Date: May 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Nile Gardiner

Research Area: Government

Keywords: Europe; European Union; EU

Type: Brief

Coverage: France


Nicolas Sarkozy is a unique figure on the French political scene, but it remains to be seen whether he can bring about the change in both domestic and foreign policy that is so badly needed to restore France's battered image.