Seminars in 2015-2016

List of seminars

 

Date: 14 May 2016

Speakers: Professor Farhat Horchani, Minister of National Defence

Topic: Regional Security and Economic Integration

Time: 1:30 pm

 

Date: 28 April 2016

Speakers: Professor Chiheb Bouden, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research

Mr Daniel H. Rubinstein, Ambassador of the United States to Tunisia

Topic: Potential of Tunisian-American partnership

Time: 1:30 pm

Place: Auditorium, TBS

 

Date: 21 April 2016

Speaker: Chafik Ben Rouine, Observatoire Tunisien de l’Economie

Topic: The Independence of Tunisia’s Central Bank: Challenges and Implications for the Tunisian Financial System

Time: 1:30 pm

Place: Smart Center, TBS

 

Date: 14 April 2016

Speaker: Dr. Shamel Azmeh, London School of Economics

Topic: “Transient global value chains and preferential trade agreements”

Time: 1:30 pm

Place: Smart Center, TBS

 

Date: 7 April 2016

Speakers :

Dr. Hamza Meddeb, Middle East program at the European University Institute in Florence & Carnegie Middle East Center

Hendrik W. Kruse, University of Gottingen

Topics:

“Dilemmas of Reform: Political, economic and security constraints in Tunisia today”, 

“An estimation of tariff pass-through in Tunisia”

Time: 1:30 pm

Place: Smart Center, TBS

 

Date: 17 March 2016

Speakers:

Dr Kenichi Kashiwagi, University of Tsukuba

Dr Kiyokazu Ujii, University of Tsukuba

Topics: Tunisia-Japan Trade

“Development of Vertical Integration of Olive Oil Production towards the Creation of Innovative Value Chain between Tunisia and Japan”, Dr. Kashiwagi

“Japanese Consumption of Olive Oil: Choice Experiment and Other Approach”, Dr Ujii

Time: 10 am

Place: Smart Center, TBS

 

Date: 25 February 2016

Speaker: Sonia Barbaria, Souk Ettanmia representatives

Topic: “Entrepreneurship-led inclusive growth “

Time: 1:30 pm

Place: Smart Center, TBS

 

Date: Saturday,  12 December 2015

Speaker: Dr Ali Abdul Kader Ali, London School of Economics

Topic: “The re-ordering of Syria’s economy: Transformation of liberalisation and war”

Time: 11 am

Place: Smart Center, TBS

 

Date: Wednesday,  9 December 2015

Speakers: 

Michaela Dodini, Chef de la Section Commerciale, Délégation de l’Union Européenne en Tunisie

Saoussen Ben Romdhane, Chargée des questions commerciales, Délégation de l’Union Européenne en Tunisie

Topic: 

“Négociations d’un Accord de Libre Echange Complet et Approfondi Tunisie-UE”, Michaela Dodini

“Libéralisation des services dans le cadre de l’ALECA”, Saoussen Ben Romdhane

Time: 1:30 pm

Place: Smart Center, TBS

 

Date: Wednesday,  25 November 2015

Speaker: Dr. Yonit Percival, SOAS and Queen Mary

Topic: “The Case of the Vanishing Corporate Veil in Investor-State Arbitration”

Time: 1:30 pm

Place: Amphi 5, TBS

 

Date: Wednesday,  11 November 2015

Speaker: Jamel Aouididi, Business Sector Representative

Topic: “l’ALECA et l’Accord de Partenariat Economique de 1995: ramifications notamment sur le tissu industriel local”

Time: 1:30 pm

Place: Amphi 5, TBS

 

Date: Wednesday, 4 November 2015

Speaker: Chafik Ben Rouine, Observatoire Tunisien de l’Economie

Topic: “Economic Reforms and Tunisia’s Transition: The role of the World Bank and IMF”

Time: 1:30 pm

Place: Amphi 5, TBS

 

Date: Saturday, 31 October 2015

Speaker: Tito Basu, ACST Teacher

Topic: “The ethics of trade and migration: examining different approaches”

Time: 11 am

Place: Amphi 5, TBS

 
 
Date: Wednesday, 28 October 2015

Speaker: Giorgia Albertin, IMF Resident Representative in Tunisia

Topic: “Tunisie: Perspectives économiques et de réforme”

Time: 1:30 pm

Place: Smart Center, TBS

 

Date: Wednesday, 21 October 2015

Speaker: Max Ajl, PhD Candidate at Cornell University (US)

Topic: “World Wheat, Big Farmers, and the Origins of Tunisian Food Dependence”

Time: 1:30 pm

Place: Amphi 5, TBS