Striking differences: spotlight on student protests in France

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Last week I was fortunate to be invited to travel to Paris to speak at a conference hosted by the Institut national d’études demographiques (INED) – the French Institute for Demographic Studies. Most of the conference delegates were French, or at least based in France, so conversations during the coffee breaks served to enlighten me on what is going on in the French higher education sector at the moment.

While we, in the UK, have been preoccupied with our own strikes by University and College Union (UCU) members over proposed cuts to staff pensions, our counterparts in France have been…

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