Journal of Economics and Economic Education Research (Print ISSN: 1533-3590; Online ISSN: 1533-3604)

Abstract

The Resilience of the Tunisian Economy after the 2011 Revolution

Author(s): Saoussen Ouhibi

This paper empirically assesses the resilience of the Tunisian economy during the 2011/2015 period using the SVAR model. The results showed that the Tunisian economy is resilient to external shocks during the mentioned period. Macroeconomic data, such as inflation, unemployment, GDP, the production index and the exchange rate, were used to analyse the impact of unemployment shock on the macroeconomic indicators.