Expect Hollande to Play Very Safely: Expert

11:10 AM ET Mon, 7 May 2012

Douglas Yates, professor of Political Science at the American University in Paris, told CNBC, "Hollande has one advantage in that he has absolutely no track record, so he has not baggage, but people have no idea what he stands for and he doesn't have much experience, this is the man who does domestic politics."