Why are French workers more productive than Brits?

The French have a wonderful proverb: “If working hard made you rich, donkeys would be covered in gold.” The good people of France appear to mean what they say by working fewer hours and taking more holidays than their peers across the Channel. What’s surprising is not the joie de vivrewhich this working culture appears to reflect, but that the country’s overall productivity is higher than the UK, where people put in longer hours on lower wages.

Read More: http://www.theguardian.com/small-business-network/2015/jul/13/french-workers-more-productive-brits

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