Table: What's Hurting French Youth...and What to Do about It
To spur job creation, reduce taxes and regulatory burdens, especially on small businesses.
To retain young professionals and technical specialists, reduce upper-bracket income taxes and ease regs that hinder entrepreneurship.
Update curriculums, streamline government bureaucracy, and plow savings into overcrowded, underfunded public schools.
Raise the retirement age and allow the establishment of private pension funds to ease the burden of a growing elderly population.
Open up the nominating process, making it easier for newcomers to run. Recruit candidates from the greatly underrepresented Muslim community.