Houssem Eddine CHEBBI

Senior Fellow

Professor of quantitative methods

e-mail: chebbihe@gmail.com


Bio: Houssem Eddine CHEBBI is an agricultural economist and full professor of quantitative methods at the Ecole Supérieure des Sciences Economiques et Commerciales de Tunis (ESSECT) and an invited professor at the Ecole Nationale d’Administration (ENA).
He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Zaragoza in 2002 (Faculty of Economics and Business Studies, Spain) and a Master of Science in agro-food marketing in 1998 from the International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM); as well as a Diploma in Engineering in 1995 from the Horticulture High School of Chott Mariem (ESH) in Tunisia.
His research works and papers focus on the linkages between macroeconomic policies and the agricultural sector and policy responses to price volatility of agricultural commodities. Chebbi’s research interests include also trade policies and the linkages between environmental sustainability and economic growth.
Houssem Eddine CHEBBI is a research fellow at the Economic Research Forum (ERF).


Research topics

[1] Agri-food trade, trade policy and food security:

[2] Macro-econometrics



Recent Publications

[1] Chebbi, H. and Olarreaga, M. (2019). Investigating exchange rate shocks on agricultural trade balance: The case of Tunisia. The Journal of International Trade and Economic Development.