French Growth Slows at Year End as Terrorism Hurts Spending

  • Air France, Accor saw drop in demand following attacks
  • Investment posted strongest increase of year in quarter

Police officers stand guard on a balcony in the Beaugrenelle shopping mall in Paris.

Photographer: Marlene Awaad/Bloomberg

France’s recovery slowed in the fourth quarter as terrorist attacks kept tourists away and discouraged consumers from spending.

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