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)
Public Economics
Covid-19 and Inflation Rate: An Evidence for OECD Countries

Ramin Amani; Saman Ghaderi; Khaled Ahmadzadeh

Volume 11, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 85-102


  Covid-19 has affected the world’s economy since 2019. The coronavirus pandemic is one of the most severe and dangerous problems that humanity has faced in the last century. Therefore, this paper aims to investigate the impact of Covid-19 on the inflation rate in the 36 OECD member countries. Monthly ...  Read More

Monetary economics
Fiscal Determinants of Central Bank Credibility: Evidence on Inflation- Targeting Economies

Elham Kamal; Vahid Taghinejadomran

Volume 10, Issue 2 , December 2021, , Pages 441-472


  This paper studies the main fiscal determinants of central bank credibility (CBC) from 1990 to 2014. Covering 25 inflation-targeting (IT) economies, we mainly focus on sovereign debt holders and fiscal rules since adopting the IT framework. As the CBC indicator is highly concentrated in the right tail ...  Read More

Firm Specific Risk and Return: Quantile Regression Application

Maryam Davallou

Volume 3, Issue 2 , December 2014, , Pages 1-18


  The present study aims at investigating the relationship between firm specific risk and stock return using cross-sectional quantile regression. In order to study the power of firm specific risk in explaining cross-sectional return, a combination of Fama-Macbeth (1973) model and quantile regression is ...  Read More