Socialism in France

November 1953
Time;11/9/1953, Vol. 62 Issue 19, p97
The article shows evidence of socialism in France. French businessmen were angered by a government publication which indicated the government's growing interest in private enterprise. In addition to the nationalization of the French railroads, coal mines and electrical industry, the publication reported that the French government manages music halls, theater-ticket agencies, a drugstore and a vineyard. Estimate shows that the French government owns outright 167 companies and has an interest in 67 others.


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