Volume 11 (2022)
Volume 10 (2021)
Volume 9 (2020)
Volume 8 (2019)
Volume 7 (2018)
Volume 6 (2017)
Volume 5 (2016)
Volume 4 (2015)
Volume 3 (2014)
Volume 2 (2013)
Volume 1 (2012)
Energy Economics
Steady State Behavior of the Iranian Economy with Stochastic Energy Resources

Ebrahim Hadian; Ali Hossein Ostadzad

Volume 10, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 31-55


  The pertinent question is whether scarcity of non-renewable energy resources limits economic growth. Given that the earth's natural resources are limited, the answer appears to be yes. However, there are two reasons to reject this question. Technological advancements that conserved resources may be able ...  Read More

Estimating Efficiency of Thermal and Hydroelectric Power Plants in Iranian Provinces

Ahmad Sadraei Javaheri; Ali Hussein Ostadzad

Volume 3, Issue 2 , December 2014, , Pages 19-42


  This paper aims at estimating the efficiency of hydroelectric power plants (renewable energy resources) and thermal power plant (non-renewable energy resources) in Iranian provinces. Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) approaches is applied to estimate the efficiency. The network is modeled as a linear system ...  Read More

The Optimal Share of Property Rights Protection Expenditure in Total Government Spending: The Case of Iran

Ali Hussein Samadi; Ali Hussein Ostadzad

Volume 1, Issue 2 , December 2012, , Pages 69-94


  Abstract The main purpose of this paper is to obtain the optimal amount of expenses of government relating to the protection of property rights (PPRs). To achieve these purposes we have introduced concept of social intelligence with respect to PPRs and then developed different growth model from existing ...  Read More