Habib Zitouna is Professor of Economics at the Faculty of Economic Sciences and Management of Nabeul (University of Carthage – Tunisia). He was the General Director of the Tunisian Institute for Competitiveness and Quantitative Studies (Ministry of Development, Investment and International Cooperation). He held a PhD in International Economics at the University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (France) in 2004. His research activities are linked to International Economics (International Trade, Foreign Direct Investment, Trade Policy and Environment). He has published articles in different academic journals such as the Journal of International Economics, Middle East Development Journal, Review of International Economics, Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Applied Economics or the Journal of Economic Integration. He also participated to different research projects and studies on Trade Facilitation, Non-Tariff Barriers to Trade, Trade and the Environment.