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)
Social Economic
Hysteresis Hypothesis in Unemployment: Evidence from Iran's Labor Market

Sajjad Barkhordari

Volume 11, Issue 1 , March 2022


  Nowadays, the study of unemployment properties is particularly important as a result of the increase of this variable in recent years. This paper tests the hysteresis hypothesis in youth unemployment at the urban, rural, regional, and general level by using quarterly data in period 2000- 2018. In addition, ...  Read More

Social Economic
The Distributional Paths of Foreign Tourism Spending in Iran: Application of Structural Path Analysis

Fatemeh Bazzazan

Volume 9, Issue 2 , December 2020, , Pages 459-484


  Tourism has not been a growing sector in Iran in recent decades due to political conflicts with the west. Still, there is hope that it grows after lifting the economic and monetary sanctions and may bring both political and economic stability and more foreign tourists to Iran. This paper aims to study ...  Read More

Social Economic
The Impact of Governance Quality on Improving Innovative Activities in Selected MENA Countries

Sajjad Barkhordari; Naser Ali Azimi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , December 2020, , Pages 509-525


  Moving towards a knowledge-based economy is an important factor for developing countries. Achieving this goal requires improving different pillars such as innovation. Governance quality is a key factor to create innovation pillars and improve innovative activities. In this paper, we describe the impact ...  Read More