On Monday, Oct. 15, Fadhel Kaboub, Assistant Professor of Economics at Denison University, will join the Colleges to speak on "The Tunisian Revolution: Successes, Struggles, and the Road Ahead," at 7:30 p.m. in the Sanford Room.
Kaboub is an Assistant Professor at Denison University. He is currently writing a book on the Tunisian Spring, and related economic development issues for Tunisia. Kaboub's regional expertise is on the economies of the United States and the Middle East and North Africa – Tunisia in particular. His work has been published in the Journal of Economic Issues, Review of Radical Political Economics, Review of Social Economy, International Journal of Political Economy, and International Labour Review. He is also a regular contributor to the social justice column published by Street Speech, a newspaper of the Columbus Coalition for the Homeless.
Kaboub’s visit is funded by the Provost and Dean of the Faculty, the Economics Department, the French and Francophone Studies Department, and the Middle East Studies program.