By and  on January 8, 2019

PARIS — France on Tuesday inaugurated what it boldly dubbed “the world’s best fashion school” in a bid to become a magnet for global creative talent, with an academic institution to match its economic status as the worldwide leader in luxury fashion.

Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire officially launched the new school, born of the long-touted merger of the Institut Français de la Mode (IFM) and the Ecole de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne (ECSCP) — though building on the new premises won’t be completed until 2020.

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