In this episode of La Loupe, Béatrice Mathieu, senior reporter and Economy specialist at L’Express, takes an interest in the bank accounts of local authorities and their 60 billion euro nest egg.
The team: Charlotte Baris (presentation and writing), Léa Bertrand (editing) and Jules Krot (production).
Music and design: Emmanuel Herschon/Studio Torrent
Image credits: L’Express
Logo: Anne-Laure Chapelain/Benjamin Chazal
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Charlotte Baris: 60 billion euros. That represents the price of 152 Airbus A380s, or the GDP of a country like Slovenia. But that’s not at all what we’re talking about here. These 60 billion euros do not belong to just anyone…
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