Abdessalem Abbassi is an assistant professor in the Carthage University (Tunisia).
He is also an adjunct professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics and consumer
studies at Laval University and a member of the Research Center on the Economics of
Environment, Food, Transport and Energy(CREATE). He received his Ph.D. from Laval
University. His research interests are agricultural trade liberalization, industrial
organization and international trade. 



Import Quota Allocation Between Regions Under Cournot Competetion (with Lota Tamini and Ahlem Dakhlaoui), Economic Modelling (2015)

The paper analyzes the impact of import quotas on the welfare of different regions belonging...



Analysis of the Decomposition of Energy Intensity in Tunisia (with Ahlem Dalkhlaoui and Amira Ben Hammamia), International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy (2014)

In this article, we are interested in the analysis of energy intensity by the Fisher...



Do Inventories Have an Impact on Price Transmission? Evidence From the Canadian Chicken Industry (with Lota Tamini D. and Jean-Philippe Gervais), Agribusiness: an International journal (2012)

This paper investigates the influence of inventories in explaining the magnitude of price transmission. Using...



Evaluating Reforms in Canadian Chicken Marketing Mechanisms Using a Linear-Quadratic Inventory Model (with Jean-Philippe Gervais), Journal of Agricultural & Food Industrial Organization (2010)

Marketing institutions in supply managed industries are evolving due to broad globalization pressures. The output...



Dairy Trade Liberalization Impacts in Canada (with Abdessalem Abbassi, Olivier Bonroy, and Jean-Philippe Gervais), Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics (2008)

Supply management in Canada is facing broad trade liberalization pressures. This paper uses a spatial...


Unpublished Papers


Risk Aversion and Dynamic Games Between Hydroelectric Operators under Uncertainty (with Ahlem Dakhlaoui and Lota Tamini) (2014)

This article analyses management of hydropower dams within two different industrial structures: monopolistic and oligopolistic;...



Production Cost Asymmetry, Minimum Access and Reciprocal Dumping (2013)

In this article we propose a bilateral dumping model in which the minimum access level...



Trade liberalization and inter-provincial dumping in a spatial equilibrium model: the case of the Canadian dairy industry (with Bruno Larue) (2011)

The paper introduces imperfect competition in a spatial equilibrium model of provincial dairy markets to...