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COURSES TAUGHT

 

- Undergraduate: Principles of Economics, Advanced microeconomics, macroeconomics, international economics, international finance, monetary economics, industrial economics.

- Executive MBA: International finance.

- M.Sc.: Theory of contracts, theory of banking regulation, theory of financial crises, advanced macroeconomics, Islamic Finance.

 

ACADEMIC SERVICES

 

A. ON-CAMPUS

·         April 2015 : Coach and Member of the Evaluation Committee during TPS-AMCHAM Start-up weekend, 17-19 April 2015.

·         February 2014 - October 2014 : Team Leader of the "Governance and Quality" Commission of Tunisia Polytechnic School (TPS). 

·         Jan. 2014 - Present       :

- Head of the Economics Department, Tunisia Polytechnic School (TPS)

- Member of the Steering and Advisory Committees of TPS.

·         2008 - 2011:

- Vice-Director and Director of Studies and Internships at the University of Sousse, IHEC.

- Coordinator of the Professional Insertion Team.

 

B. ACADEMIC COMMITTEE SERVICE

       Reviewer member of the PhD Dissertation Committee of Mrs. Imen Bennour Smida, FSEGT,  November, 2015.

       Reviewer member for the Mid-term Evaluation of the IEF Lab - Mohammed V University, June 2015.

       Reviewer member of the Habilitation of Dr. Khoutem Ben Jedidia (ESC Tunis), June 2015.

       Member of the Scientific Committee of ASECTU Annual Forums 2015 and 2016.

       Reviewer member of the PhD Dissertation Committee of Mr. Mohamed Amine Hasnaoui, FSEGT,  May 2015.

       Member of the PhD Dissertation Committee of Miss Kmar Farsi entitled "Modélisation de Certains Evénements en Assurance non Vie", ISG Sousse, January 2015.

       Member of the Habilitation Committee of  Dr. Mohamed Mehdi Jelassi, IHEC Carthage, February 2014.

       Member of MSc Dissertation Committees in IHEC Sousse and Tunisia Polytechnic School, 2007-2011.

 

C. COURSE/PROGRAM DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT

 

       Responsible of the reform of the economics and management curriculum of Tunisia Polytechnic School.

       Contributor to the development of a MSc  (Research) entitled "Engineering of Inclusive and Sustainable Development"  to be hosted by TPS.

 

D.  ORGANIZATION OF CONFERENCES/SEMINARS

 

·         March - June 2015: Member of the Scientific Committee of the ASECTU Annual Forum 2015

·         February 2014 - October 2014: Member of the Organisation Committee for the Celebration of the 20th anniversary of Tunisia Polytechnic School.

·         2010-2011: Coordinator of the research seminar of the laboratory LEGI of  Tunisia Polytechnic School.

·         15 – 16 October, 2010

·         24-25 April 2009: Scientific Coordinator and Member of the Organization Team of the International Conferences organised by IHEC Sousse : « L’Entrepreneuriat et le Développement Economique » and  «Développements Récents en Economie Financière»

 

SCIENTIFIC SUPERVISION

A. Ph.D. THESIS SUPERVISION

       Experimental Essays on Microfinance in Tunisia.

 

B. M.Sc. THESIS SUPERVISION

       Comparative analysis of the efficiency of Islamic Banks versus Conventional.

       Effect of the financial crisis on the IBs and CBs.

       Which model of banking system’s supervision for Tunisia?.

       Portfolio diversification, information asymmetry and contagion.

       Provision for NPLs and credit to the private sector in Tunisia: is there procyclical behaviour?

       Incentives mechanisms and information sharing between banks and credit bureaus.

       Banking regulation and economic growth.

       Automation and the efficiency of the Tunisian Stock Exchange Market.

       Ambiguity’s aversion and behaviour of agents on the financial markets.

       Financial liberalisation and efficiency of Tunisian commercial banks.

       Financial liberalisation and competition in the Tunisian banking system.

       Contagion of the subprime crisis to the emergent financial markets.

       Prevention if the SMEs financial difficulties in the Tunisian textile sector.

       Price of oil and financial markets: Importing versus exporting countries.

       Analysis of the oil price’s risk: comparative analysis of the different approaches of VaR calculus.

       Analysis of the financial constraints’ factors in Tunisian firms.

       Firms’ performance, diversification and insurance demand.

       Entrepreneurship’s accompaniment of a specific public: case of Tunisian’s women.

 

C. END-OF-STUDY PROJECTS AT TUNISIA POLYTECHNIC SCHOOL

       The structural reforms of the Tunisian Economy : Impact Analysis.

       The structural reforms of the Tunisian Economy : Objectives and financing needs.

       Modeling the problem of external transporters selection via auctions under uncertainty.

       Evaluating distinct funds with regime changes.

       La prise en compte des stratégies de maintenance et de garantie dans les contrats de leasing.

       Integrating the  strategies of maintenance and guarantees in the leasing contracts.

        Construction and forecasting of the interest rate term structure : Application to the Canadian sovereign bonds.