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The Banque de France Bulletin covers a range of subjects monitored, handled or studied by central banks. It serves as an information tool for a broad readership and offers educational insights so that all readers can form their own opinions.
As of the March-April 2018 edition, the articles will be published on a staggered basis and then translated into English.

Previously, the Quarterly Selection of Articles was published every two months and included a selection of articles that had already appeared in French.


Publication Banque de France Bulletin no. 216:
Productive capital operating times increased sharply in 2017 – findings of the Banque de France survey

Productive capital operating times (COT) grew more in 2017 than in the previous year (up 3.7%, compared with a 1.6% increase in 2016), particularly in the transport equipment sector. ...

By Chouard Valérie, Baudry Laurent, Minier agnès, Tabouret Roxanne, Tarrieu Sylvie
  • Published on 05/03/2018
  • EN
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