Research Interests: 

I hold a PhD in economics from Paris-Dauphine University, and a researcher at Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association (EMEA). My research is currently focused on Cultural and Creative Industries (CCI), Blue and Green economy, Sustainable entrepreneurship and Digital transition .





“Demographics in MENA Countries: A Major Driver for Economic Growth” with Najat El Mekkaoui & Hippolyte d’Albis, De Economist (2020).

“The impact of yuan internationalization on the stability of the international monetary system”
with Agnès Bénassy-Quéré, Journal of International Money and Finance 57 (2015): 115-135

Working Paper:

Other contributions:

Work in Progress: 

  • “Social security coverage and informal workers in Tunisia” With Najat El Mekkaoui, Asma Benhassen, Nidhal Ben Cheikh and Jacob Emont
  • “MSMEs digitalization in the Mediterranean: A new digital preparedness index” with Rym Ayadi
  • “A new comprehensive efficiency index for financial markets in MENA region”
  • “Financial and economic growth in MENA region”