|Dr. Jamal Bouoiyour is Associate Professor in Economics at the University of Pau, France. He is team leader in several projects commissioned by private and public institutions, such as the European Commission, and the Moroccan Government. He is actively involved in the EU-funded Euro-Mediterranean network of economics institutes project (FEMISE) for dialogue on economic and financial issues in the Euro-Mediterranean partnership. Dr. Bouoiyour holds a doctoral degree in Economics from the University of Toulouse, France.