PORTRAIT – The teacher, a graduate of Ensae Paris, wishes to emphasize pedagogy on the subject of retirements.
“Working with the President of the Republic is very easy, because we speak the same language”recently confided Gilbert This, a few days after the formalization of his appointment as president of the Retirement Orientation Council (COR) at the end of October. A new promotion for this economist close to the Head of State and who has already held, since 2017, the presidency of the committee of minimum wage experts.
His proximity to the Head of State necessarily weighed in the appointment of this professor from Neoma Business School to head the council of experts responsible for advising Matignon, and whose reports always give rise to political interpretations. Gilbert Cet’s predecessor at the head of the COR, Pierre-Louis Bras, had on several occasions publicly suggested that he questioned the urgent need for an increase in the retirement age desired by the head of the COR. State, while demonstrations against the reform followed one another.
Arguments that opponents, unions and…