Commentary: `I'm Shocked! There Are People Working In Here!'

Imagine a country where a chief executive could be jailed because his managers work more than 39 hours a week without overtime pay or compensating time off. These aren't factory workers, but the well-paid people who in most countries rack up workweeks of 50 hours or more in offices and rarely take their full vacation. Where might that kind of regime earn the boss a prison term? Mais, c'est la France!

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