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Fuzzy Analysis of Relationship between Social Trust and Human Development

Hosein Sadeghi; Behrooz Maleki; Abass Asari; Vahid Mahmoudi

Volume 3, Issue 12 , November 2013, Pages 20-9

  This paper  wants to study the relationship between social trust and human capital. Social trust is a necessary condition for human development. Fuzzy method is used. Findings of this study showed that in %68 of the countries, social capital is a necessary condition for human development and coverage ...  Read More

Threshold Effects of Financial Development on Economic Growth in D-8 Countries

Kiumars Shahbazi; Lesyan Saeidpour

Volume 3, Issue 12 , November 2013, Pages 38-21

  This paper investigates the threshold effects of financial development on economic growth in D-8 countries for the period of 1980 to 2011, using Panel Smooth Transition Regression (PSTR) model as one of the most prominent regime-switching models. For this end, domestic credit to private sector as percent ...  Read More

Estimating Effect of Regional Economic Discriminations on States' Economic Growth in Iran

Morteza Ezzati; Leila i Shahriyar; Mohaddese Najafi; Ali Shafiei

Volume 3, Issue 12 , November 2013, Pages 56-39

  In this paper we design an index for measuring regional discrimination and estimating regional economic discriminations effect on states’ economic growth in Iran. We use panel data econometric method for the years 2000-2010. The conclusions indicate that positive discriminations for states that ...  Read More

Estimating the Optimal Pollution Tax for Iranian Economy

Ebrahim Hadian; Ali Hussein Ostadzad

Volume 3, Issue 12 , November 2013, Pages 74-57

  Environmental damage caused by economic activities is known as one of the most important side that affecting social welfare adversely. Pollution emissions related with more economic activities reduce positive impact of economic growth on social welfare. Hence concern of policy makers is to formulate ...  Read More

The Effect of an Uncertain Capital Return on Economic Growth; a Case Study of Iran

Abolghasem Esnaashari; Mohammad Hossein Pourkazemi; Asghar Abolhasani Hastiani; Ahmad Lotfi Mazraeshahi

Volume 3, Issue 12 , November 2013, Pages 88-75

  The internal saving in a country, is the most important source for financing and economic growth. These savings are confronted with risk of a volatile rate of return to capital. The uncertainty in the rate of return on capital may lead to distorted economic decisions by the savers, consumers and investors. ...  Read More

The Impact of Human Development Index on Economic Growth in Iran (Based on Markov – Switching Model)

Ali Asadi; Seyed Meysam Esmaeili

Volume 3, Issue 12 , November 2013, Pages 104-89

  In recent decades, the issues related to human capital and its impact on economic growth have been important. In this regard, the main objective of this study is to evaluate the impact of human development on economic growth in the period of 1971 -2012 in Iran. Therefore, according to the purpose of ...  Read More

Effect of Good Governance and Government Size on Financial Development in Selected Countries

Bahram Sahabi; Mansor Etesami; Khaled Aminpour

Volume 3, Issue 12 , November 2013, Pages 118-105

  Growth of financial economics literature in recent decades has clearly shown that financial development facilitates economic growth. Important question is that why some countries have more developed financial sectors than others. In this study, effect of government size and good governance on financial ...  Read More