Paul Solman talks with French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde about the European debt crisis, as France examines new financial reforms.

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Key Concepts

Budget, Budget Deficit, Choice, Economic Growth, Fiscal Policy, Debt, Government Failure, Public-Choice Analysis, Government Failures/Public-Choice Analysis

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