Editorial: Resilience Unveiled

Navigating the Complexity of Economic Challenges





Resilience, Economic Challenges, Financial Literacy, Halal Supply Chain, Socio-Ecological Resilience, Electric Vehicles, Foreign Direct Investment, Urban Governance


This editorial introduces the December 2023 edition of the Journal of Resilient Economies, focusing on "Resilience Approaches for Navigating Complex Economic Challenges." Covering diverse themes such as financial literacy, Halal supply chains, socio-ecological resilience, electric vehicles, foreign direct investment, and urban governance, the publication offers unique perspectives. The insights provided in these papers contribute significantly to ongoing discussions on economic resilience, guiding potential future research and policy development.

Author Biography

Taha Chaiechi, James Cook University, Australia

Dr Taha Chaiechi is Associate Professor of Economics in the College of Business, Law and Governance where she is also Australia Director, Centre for International Trade and Business in Asia (CITBA). Currently Taha is serving James Cook University as Expert Member on the Academic Board. Previously she has contributed to the governance and the Teaching & Learning profile of the College in different capacities. She is also Associate Editor-in-Chief, Bulletin of Applied Economics (ABDC ranked). Taha is an expert in systematic modelling of dynamic relationships between economic, environmental and social variables. Her research attitude is holistic and inspired by issues in climate change and natural disasters, and their impacts on different economic sectors such as health, tourism, environment, energy, and cities. At the core of her research philosophy is sustainable development, and she uses the 2030 Agenda as a malleable guide throughout her research. Taha’s multidisciplinary research approach has resulted in numerous collaborative projects over a broad spectrum of research topics, with the intention to enhance methodological approaches that are especially suitable for sustainability analysis.   


Chacon, A., Calderón, K., & Torres, R. (2023). Resilience of Foreign Direct Investment : A Case Study of Costa Rica´s IPA during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Journal of Resilient Economies (ISSN: 2653-1917), 3(2). https://doi.org/10.25120/jre.3.2.2023.4024

Chaiechi, T. (2014a). The broken window: Fallacy or fact – A Kaleckian–Post Keynesian approach. Economic ModellingVolume 39, April 2014, Pages 195-203, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econmod.2014.02.025

Chaiechi, T. (2014b). The economic impact of extreme weather events through a Kaleckian–Post-Keynesian lens: A casestudy of the State of Queensland, Australia. Economic Analysis and Policy Volume 44, Issue 1, March 2014, Pages 95-106, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eap.2014.01.002

Chaiechi, T. (2021). Editorial- The Resilience Shift: It is All in the Partnership.Journal of Resilient Economies (ISSN: 2653-1917),1(2), 1–3. https://doi.org/10.25120/jre.1.2.2021.3869

Chaiechi, T. (2022). Foreword- Sustainable and resilient economies, theoretical considerations. In Chaiechi and Wood. Community Empowerment, Sustainable Cities, and Transformative Economies. Springer https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-5260-8

Haqi, F. I. (2023). From Policies to Actions: Mayoral Leadership and Local Government’s Impact on Urban Resilience in Indonesia. Journal of Resilient Economies (ISSN: 2653-1917), 3(2). https://doi.org/10.25120/jre.3.2.2023.4020

Kiky, A. (2023). Financial Literacy, Credit Decision-Making, and Fintech: Advancing Business Expansion and Resilience through Bibliometric Analysis. Journal of Resilient Economies (ISSN: 2653-1917), 3(2). https://doi.org/10.25120/jre.3.2.2023.4016

Mok, W. Y., Tan, C., & Rojas Lopez, M. C. (2023). Electric Light Good Vehicles in Singapore : An Economic, Environmental, and Operational Review. Journal of Resilient Economies (ISSN: 2653-1917), 3(2). https://doi.org/10.25120/jre.3.2.2023.4013

Satriya, C. Y., Wahyuni, H. I., & Sulastri, E. (2023). Socio-Ecological Resilience and Social System in Candirejo Village, Magelang: A Case Study on Sustainable Tourism Development . Journal of Resilient Economies (ISSN: 2653-1917), 3(2). https://doi.org/10.25120/jre.3.2.2023.4014

Voak, A., Fairman, B., & Wahyuni, H. C. (2023). Halal Supply Chain Competencies: A Framework for Human Capability Development. Journal of Resilient Economies (ISSN: 2653-1917), 3(2). https://doi.org/10.25120/jre.3.2.2023.4021




How to Cite

Chaiechi, T. (2023). Editorial: Resilience Unveiled: Navigating the Complexity of Economic Challenges. Journal of Resilient Economies (ISSN: 2653-1917), 3(2). https://doi.org/10.25120/jre.3.2.2023.4029