PhD in economics
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 International trade
 Macroeconomic approach of food security
 Foreign Direct Investment in developing countries
 Ben Slimane, M., Huchet-Bourdon, M., Zitouna, H. (2016). “The role of sectoral FDI in promoting agricultural production and improving food security”. International Economics, Volume 145, pp 50–65.
Work in progress
 Ben Slimane, M., Huchet-Bourdon, M., Zitouna, H. (2015). “Are there links between FDI,energy price and food imports dependency in developing countries? Evidence from Panel VAR Model”
 Ben Slimane, M., Huchet-Bourdon, M., Zitouna, H. (2017). “FDI and food security in DCs: Does Institutional quality matter?“.