Nobel economist urges France to follow Sweden

Nobel economist urges France to follow Sweden

Jean Tirole, the French economist who won this year's Nobel Economics Prize, became the latest to urge his country to carry out reforms to kick-start the economy. It came after German Chancellor Angela Merkel chided France for not doing enough to reduce its deficit.

Nobel Prize: Six things to know about Jean Tirole

Nobel Prize: Six things to know about Jean Tirole