IMF says France should slow pace of adjustment to protect growth
- Should slowdown budgetary adjustment in 2014 to support recovery
- Sees France achieving structural budget balance in 2017 vs government target of 2016
- Forecasts French unemployment rate to rise to 11.2% (currently 10.9%) in 2013, peaking at 11.6% in 2014
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