Unlocking Tunisia’s Economic Potential

  • Mahmoud Sami Nabi


This chapter continues the exercise of developing an integrated inclusive development strategy in order to unlock Tunisia’s economic potential. First, it justifies the importance of modernizing the Tunisian state and reengineering its role. Then, it analyzes the evolution of the social contract before the revolution, and shows the need of a new framework ensuring social progress and inclusiveness. In this regard, particular attention is given to institutionalizing social dialogue and monitoring social progress. Opening the Tunisian economy to fair competition and unlocking the business and economic initiatives is an equally important dimension which is explored in this chapter. After that, the focus is made on the urgency to immunize the Tunisian economy against political instability and the importance of considering a pluralistic approach of economic development. Finally, it recalls the need to modernize the judicial and property rights systems and positively disrupting the financial system.


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  • Mahmoud Sami Nabi
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  1. 1.LEGI-Tunisia Polytechnic School and FSEG NabeulUniversity of CarthageTunisTunisia

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