Offshore Services: Tunisia’s New Economic Engine
13 Pages Posted: 26 Mar 2011
Date Written: March 1, 2011
The popular uprising that led to the exile of the Ben Ali/Leila Trebelsi Mafia and ultimately to the breathtaking and disgraceful exit of Hosni Mubarak in Egypt, has put Tunisia on the map of world affairs and given it a hitherto unattained significance. The Revolution offers a unique opportunity for a new democratic government to form and institute policy changes that exploit Tunisia's new found importance and bring prosperity to a nation tired of empty promises of economic development.
Keywords: Tunisia, ben Ali, Jasmine Revolution, Trebelsi, offshore
JEL Classification: F33, O55
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