Hussein Elkazzaz, managing director and co-founder of SKOPOS Consulting (Egypt); Mondher Ben Ayed, president and CEO of TMI and Oradist (Tunisia); and Nael Al-Masalha, chairman and director of Al-Essra Hospital (Jordan) outlined their party’s short- and long-term plans to address the present economic crisis. The panel also discussed the varying roles of the state, private sector, and international finance institutions in promoting economic development. Masood Ahmed, director of the International Monetary Fund’s Middle East and Central Asia Department, moderate the discussion.