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Examination of Real Shocks and Production Fluctuations of Iran’s Economy

Nader Mehregan; Ezatollah Abbasian; Saeed Isazadeh; ebrahim faraji

Volume 8, Issue 29 , December 2017, Pages 17-30

  New economies undergo significant short-run variations in aggregate output and employment. Understanding the causes of aggregate fluctuations is a central goal of macroeconomics. RBC models consider real shocks as the main cause of business cycles. Within RBC models, the purposes of this study are estimating ...  Read More

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Measuring the External Efficiency of Formal Education and Its Impact on Economic Growth in Iran During 1975-2013

Mandana Ghafoori Sadatieh; Mahdi Khoda Parast Mashhadi; Mostafa Salimifar; Mostafa Kazemi

Volume 8, Issue 29 , December 2017, Pages 31-44

  This study aims to measure the external efficiency of formal education and then evaluating the effects of economic growth in Iran during 1957 to 2013. External efficiency, is the responsibility of educational system to social system in term of individual, economic, political and cultural dimensions. ...  Read More

Examination of Affecting Factors on Iran’s Human Development Index Using Bayesian Model Averaging Approach

Mohammad Saeed Noori Naeini; Hesameddin Ghasemi; Maryam Sadat Kazemi Torbaghan

Volume 8, Issue 29 , December 2017, Pages 45-60

  Nowadays, human development plays a key role in development studies. The man is the main pillar of sustainable development. Human development Index has been the most popular indicator of development. Knowing the variables involved in the estimation of human development index is essential in choosing ...  Read More

Non-Linear Effects of Economic Globalization on Income Inequality in Iran: Smooth Transition Regression (STR) Model

Mohammad Jafari

Volume 8, Issue 29 , December 2017, Pages 61-76

  Due to the important role of economic globalization in income inequality of countries, the purpose of this paper is to investigate the non-linear impact of economic globalization on income inequality in Iran during 1979-2014. For this purpose, is used the smooth transition regression (STR) model. The ...  Read More

Assessing the Importance of Health Sector Using The Partial Extraction Method, the Case Study of Iranian Economy

Solaleh Tavassoli; Parisa Mohajeri

Volume 8, Issue 29 , December 2017, Pages 77-96

  There is no doubt that improving the level of social welfare, meeting the basic needs and achieving to high economic growth rate are the important aims of policy makers. On one hand, coinciding with the year in which codification and approval of 6th development program is on the agenda of parliament ...  Read More

Modeling Healthcare Expenditure among Iranian Households

soheila savojipour; abbas assari arani; Lotfali Agheli; ali hasanzadeh

Volume 8, Issue 29 , December 2017, Pages 97-110

  This study models healthcare expenditure in household level with the aim of utilizing enough health goods and services in Iran. For this purpose, first suitable econometrics methods for health sector are investigated and then main determinants of households’ healthcare expenditure are introduced ...  Read More

The Evaluation of Relative Efficiency of All Provinces in Terms of Human Development Using NDEA Method

Abbas Rezaei Pandari; Elham Mahmudinejad; Parisa Bakhshi

Volume 8, Issue 29 , December 2017, Pages 111-126

    By considering that the resources and accessible facilities are limited, achieving development, particularly high human development is important target in adjusting development plans; therefore in developing countries policy makers and planners are worried about recognition and analysis of accelerating ...  Read More

Export Diversification
Horizontal and Vertical Diversification Policies of Export and their Effect on Economic Growth: Markov Switching Approach

hossein amiri; marjaneh beshkhoor

Volume 8, Issue 29 , December 2017, Pages 127-144

  In this study, the effect of horizontal and vertical diversification policies on economic growth in Iran is investigated. The approach applied is Markov Switching regimes, for annual data series 1979-2015. The growth rates of horizontal and vertical diversification, consume expenditure, and investment ...  Read More

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The Intellectual Capital, Productivity Changes and Efficiency: Evidence of Iran’s Insurance Industry

Mehdi Fathabadi

Volume 8, Issue 29 , December 2017, Pages 156-145

  This study examines the impact of intellectual capital on changes in productivity and efficiency in Iran’s insurance firms for period 2008-2013. First, it estimated the Malmquist productivity index (MPI) and efficiency index with data envelopment analysis (DEA) approach. Second, this paper examines ...  Read More

International Commerce
The Effect of Political Risk on Foreign Direct Investment in Iran

Omolbanin Jalali; Habib Ansari Samani; Madjid Hatefi Madjumerd

Volume 8, Issue 29 , December 2017, Pages 157-174

  The aim of this study at first is to study the effective factors of FDI and then the estimation of these effects during 1983-2014. In this regard the causality relationship between FDI and political risk, GDP, trade openness index, inflation and exchange rate, has been investigated through Hsiao and ...  Read More