In collaboration with Payame Noor University and Iranian Association for Energy Economics (IRAEE)
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Volume 11 (2020)
Volume 10 (2020)
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Volume 8 (2018)
Volume 7 (2017)
Volume 6 (2016)
Volume 5 (2015)
Volume 4 (2014)
Volume 3 (2013)
Volume 2 (2012)
Volume 1 (2011)
توسعه مالی
Application of the GMM Method in Analyzing the Effect of Insurance Penetration Rate on GDP, The Case of Iran

Sadegh Ali Movahed Manesh

Volume 6, Issue 24 , September 2016, , Pages 69-82

  Financial markets is one of the most important mechanisms to attract investment and efficient distribution of assets by transferring savings to investment.Given the importance of insurance in the country's economic activities, the effect of insurance industry on the GDP of Iran is calculated. Thus the ...  Read More

The Impact of Heterogeneous Distribution of Population on Economic Growth of Iran: Case Study of Centers in the Provinces of Iran (1976-2014)

MohammadAli Maghsoudpour

Volume 6, Issue 24 , September 2016, , Pages 83-106

  This paper uses the endogenous growth model and the Auto Regressive Distributed Lag Method (ARDL), has been done during 1976 to 2014. To measure the distribution of the population, provincial capitals were selected. Then using Herfindahl -Hirschman Index (HHI), their population distribution calculated ...  Read More

International Commerce
Do the Interactions between Corruption and Financial Liberalization Affect Economic Growth? Evidence from OPEC

Ebrahim Anvari; Ahmad Salahmanesh; Majid Sheikh Ansari; Mahvash Moradi

Volume 6, Issue 24 , September 2016, , Pages 119-132

  Investigating the effect of government corruption and financial liberalization on economic growth is a fundamental issue in recent economic literature. However, considering these two phenomena simultaneously have been ignored by researchers. This paper, empirically and theoretically, studies how negative ...  Read More

Economic Growth
Important Factors of Iran Economic Growth by Considering the Effects of Increased Energy Prices

Hossein Ostadi

Volume 6, Issue 24 , September 2016, , Pages 133-144

  Economic growth is one of the most important goals of macroeconomics in current communities and its rate shows the rate of increase or reduction of GDP and improvement or reduction rate of welfare of people. This study evaluates the important factors of economic growth in Iran based on the effects of ...  Read More

Energy Efficiency Improvement and its Impact on Economic Growth

Mehdi Sadeghi Shahdani

Volume 6, Issue 24 , September 2016, , Pages 145-156

  Since efficiency improvements may be viewed as a form of technical change that both reduces the effective cost of energy services and stimulates economic activity, energy demand may, under some circumstances ,rise even as energy productivity improves. This paper examines this hypothesis using a simple ...  Read More

Economic Growth
Role of Research and Development (R&D) Activitis and Physical Stock on Economic Growth: Evidence from Iran, Turkey and Malaysia

Abolfazl Shahabadi; Hossein Sohrabi vafa; Yunes Salmani

Volume 6, Issue 23 , May 2016, , Pages 88-75

  The recent economic growth theories believe that the inovation developed in response to economic incentives is the main engine of technological progress and economic growth traditionally. Thus this study investigates the role of capital and R&D activities in Iran, Turkey and Malaysia with distributed ...  Read More

Economic Growth
The Determinants of Economic Growth in Iran Based on Bayesian Model Averaging and Weighted Averaging Least Square

Mohsen Mehrara; Sadeq Rezaei Bargoshadi

Volume 6, Issue 23 , May 2016, , Pages 114-89

  This paper identifies determinants of economic growth in Iran, by using averaging methods and annual time series data from 1974 to 2012. The results indicate that ratio of oil revenue toGDPis the most important variable affecting economic growth. Also the second and third effective variables on growth ...  Read More

بازار سرمایه
Factors Affecting Domestic and Foreign Investments in Iran

mohammad doudangi

Volume 6, Issue 23 , May 2016, , Pages 147-131

  The investments are represented as a driving force in economic theory and continual, stable and essential economic growth is a necessary condition for social-economic development. The increase of investments volume leads to growth of production, income, value added, wealth, employment and reduction of ...  Read More

Economic Growth
Simulation of Green Tax on Economic Growth in Iran: Application of Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) Approach

Ahmad Jafari Samimi; elham alizadeh malafeh

Volume 6, Issue 22 , January 2016, , Pages 70-57

  Expansion of energy consumption and trend of rising emissions of pollutants resulting from the combustion of energy carriers in the world has caused environmental crises which be recognized as one of the most important challenges which governments in the twenty-first century are facing. That is why governments ...  Read More

Economic Growth
Empirical Analysis of Effect of Qualitative Financial Development on Economic Growth (Case of Iran)

Behnam Ebrahimi; Mohammad Vaez Barzani; Rahim Dallali Esfahani; Majid Fakhar

Volume 6, Issue 22 , January 2016, , Pages 84-71

  It’s expected, theoretically, that financial development, facilitates allocation of resources to most-productive uses and thereby fosters economic growth. Nonetheless, some opponent theories and evidences, implies that financial development may has different and to some extent antonym effects on ...  Read More

Economic Growth
The Impact of Business Regulatory Reforms and Intellectual Property Rights on Economic Growth in Upper Middle Income Countries

samad hekmati farid; Yosef Mohamad zadeh; Diman Khazali

Volume 6, Issue 22 , January 2016, , Pages 130-119

  The aim of this paper is investigating the effect of business regulations and intellectual property rights on economic performance. More precisely, we attempt to examine this issue for a sample of 46 middle and upper middle income countries over the period 2004-2013. We use the World Bank Doing Business ...  Read More

Economic Growth
The Impact of Oil Resource Abundance on Iran’s Economic Growth Through The Impact on The Budget and External Sector Imbalances

mohammad rezaei; Kazem Yavari; Morteza Ezzati; Mansour Etesami

Volume 6, Issue 22 , January 2016, , Pages 144-131

  This paper examines the effect of oil resource abundance on economic growth through the budget and external sector imbalances. The three equations -that have been extracted from theoretical explanation-estimated simultaneously, using 3SLS for the period 1973-2012. We find negative effects of non-oil ...  Read More

Quality of Environment
Study of the Factors Influenced Environment Pollution in Iran During 1974-2013

Rouhollah Nazari; Mohamad Hosein Mahdavi Adeli; Yadollah Dadgar

Volume 6, Issue 21 , November 2015, , Pages 60-47

  In the world movement toward sustainable development, it is necessary to consider environmental damages caused by energy sector. Determining the influence of different factors on the environment pollution theoretically, practically and politically is necessary for economic growth, which is in accordance ...  Read More

Mena Countries Group
The Relationship between Institutional Variables and Economic Growth: Introducing a New Institutional Measure for Middle East and North Africa (MENA)

Mahboobeh Shakeri; Ahmad Jafari Samimi; Zahra Karimi Moughari

Volume 6, Issue 21 , November 2015, , Pages 106-93

  The subject of this paper is measuring institutional quality and evaluatingits relationship with per capita economic growth in 20 MENA countries. For estimating growth models, panel data method was used during (2002-2010). For measuring institutional quality at first six indices of good governance have ...  Read More

Spatial Analysis of the Effect of Income Inequality on Economic Growth in Iran

Ali Hussein Samadi; Zahra Dehghan Shabani; Atefeh Moradi Kouchi

Volume 5, Issue 19 , June 2015, , Pages 72-57

  The aim of this paper is to analyze the effects of income inequality on economic growth in 28 provinces of Iran during 2000-2011 by using Geographically Weighted Regressions (GWR) and Dynamic Panel Data (DPD) models. This paper has tried to study the spatial heterogeneity among 28 provinces in Iran by ...  Read More

Monopoly Power in Industry and Evaluation of Its Effect on Iran’s Economic Growth: Application of Endogenous Markup Approach

Farhad Khodadad Kashi; Mohamad Nabi Shahiki Tash; Samaneh Nooraniazad

Volume 5, Issue 19 , June 2015, , Pages 114-95

  The main purpose of this study is to examine the relationship between market structure and economic growth in iran. Using Lopez - Azzam (2002) Approach, the extent of endogenous markup in different markets was estimated. Then the relationship between markup and economic growth was investigated by baranova ...  Read More

The impact of Education and Health Infrastructures on Economic Growth of Iran

Mahdi Shahraki; Simin Ghaderi

Volume 5, Issue 19 , June 2015, , Pages 136-115

  Infrastructures are one of the most important tools for transferring technology from developed countries to developing ones. These infrastructures will also increase the economic activities; decrease the production and transportation costs, and finally increase the efficiency. Thus, they can affect the ...  Read More

Estimation of Non-Linearity Effect of Rent-Seeking Opportunities on Economic Growth in Iran: Using Markov-Switching Model

Ali Mehdiloo; Hosein Sadeghi; Abas Assari Arani

Volume 5, Issue 18 , March 2015, , Pages 30-11

  The relation between rent-seeking opportunities and economic growth has been considered by many economists in past decades. They believe that rent-seeking opportunities are reducing economic growth with wasting and non-allocation of resource to productive activities and reducing motivation of entrepreneurship. ...  Read More

Militarism and Economic Growth: Empirical Evidence from the MENA Region Countries Using Dynamic Panel Model

Abolghasem Golkhandan; Mojtaba Khansari; Davood Golkhandan

Volume 5, Issue 18 , March 2015, , Pages 50-31

  This paper examines the effect of military expenditure on economic growth in MENA region countries. High share of military expenditure in GDP of the MENA region countries on the one hand and strategic position of Middle East countries in this region, on the other hand, need to examine the effect of military ...  Read More

The Impact of Globalization and the Control of Corruption on Economic Growth in Countries with Low Per Capita Income, Middle Per Capita Income and High Per Capita Income

Samad Hekmati Farid; Ahmad Ezzati Shoorgoli; Reza Ezzati; Ali Dehghani

Volume 5, Issue 18 , March 2015, , Pages 112-95

  This paper examines the relationship between control of corruption and globalization (with various aspects) on economic growth in countries with high per capita income, middle per capita income, and low per capita income over the period (2002-2010) using panel data from113 different countries. According ...  Read More

Analysis of Short Run and Long Run Effects of Economic Sanctions on Economic Growth in Iran

Mahdi Fadaee; Morteza Derakhshan

Volume 5, Issue 18 , March 2015, , Pages 132-113

  Following the economic sanctions that have been imposed on Iran in the years after the Islamic Revolution, always economists were facing this question that; what is the effect of economic sanctions on different economic variables and how much is it? This study aims to analyze the effect of economic sanctions ...  Read More

A Survey on the Effect of Infrastructure on Economic Growth in Iran (1976-2012)

Masoud Ghorbani; Mohammadtaher Ahmadi Shadmehri; Sayyedmahdi Mostafavi

Volume 5, Issue 17 , December 2014, , Pages 60-49

  infrastructure development is one of the important requirements of economic growth and increasing welfare. Direct investment on infrastructure causes providing the manufacturing facilities, stimulate economic activities and improve competitiveness by decreasing the costs of trade and transfer and finally ...  Read More

Investigating the Effect of Migration on Human Capital Accumulation and Economic Growth in Developing Countries (1975-2000)

Teymur Rahmani; Morteza Mazaheri Marbori

Volume 5, Issue 17 , December 2014, , Pages 74-61

  Migration of highly talented people (brain drain) has increased sharply in recent decades. In the past, it was supposed that brain drain just had negative effects on the origin countries. But, it is confirmed now that migration might have positive effects on those countries, too.We examine the effects ...  Read More

Examining the Relationship between Economic Growth and Coefficient of Social Welfare under the Bayesian Approach in Iran

Mohammad Nabi Shahiki Tash; Saber Molaee; Khadijeh Dinarzehi

Volume 4, Issue 16 , November 2014, , Pages 52-41

  The main objective of this paper is to examine the impact of economic growth on coefficient of cardinal welfare in Iran’s economy. Hence, we employ the Bayesian approach and the estimation of forward and backward density functions in order to measure the effect of economic growth spillovers ...  Read More

Effect of Political Stability and Economic Freedom on the Economic Growth in Selected Developed and Developing Countries

Abolfazl Shahabadi; Zohre Bahari

Volume 4, Issue 16 , November 2014, , Pages 72-53

  One of the most important macro-economic objectives of the countries is to create the necessary conditions for promoting economic growth. Among them, we can point to political stability and economic freedom. Political instability leads to wasting physical and human resources and social capital, which ...  Read More