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)
Research Paper
Optimal Intervention in the Foreign Exchange Market: The Case of Iran

Zahra Azizi; Ebrahim Hadian

Volume 1, Issue 2 , December 2012, Pages 1-22


  In a managed floating exchange rate regime, one of the most important issues is the degree to which the monetary authorities intervene in the foreign exchange market.  The appropriate level of intervention in the foreign exchange market can be discussed in a framework which emphasizes the trade-off ...  Read More

Research Paper
The Impact of Oil and Gold Prices’ Shock on Tehran Stock Exchange: A Copula Approach

Amir T. Payandeh Najafabadi; Marjan Qazvini; Reza Ofoghi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , December 2012, Pages 23-47


  There are several researches that deal with the behavior of SEs and their relationships with different economical factors. These range from papers dealing with this subject through econometrical procedures to statistical methods known as copula. This article considers the impact of oil and gold price ...  Read More

Research Paper
Wage Inequality in Developing Countries: An Examination of New Economic Geography Theory

Saeed Rasekhi; Marzieh Dindar Rostami

Volume 1, Issue 2 , December 2012, Pages 49-67


  The purpose of this study is to investigate the factors affecting the manufacturing industry wage among selected developing countries based on new economic geography theory. More specifically, we use a panel data model to study the spatial structure of wages in 136 countries for the period 1998-2007. ...  Read More

Research Paper
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

Research Paper
Welfare Impacts of Imposing a Tariff on Rice in Iran vs an Export Tax in Thailand: A Game Theory Approach

Azar Sheikhzeinoddin; Mohammad Bakhshoodeh; David Blandford

Volume 1, Issue 2 , December 2012, Pages 95-106


  In this study, the social welfare impacts of the interaction of Iranian rice import policies and Thai export policies are analyzed using a game theoretic approach in conjunction with econometric supply and demand models. The joint impacts of increasing the world price of rice, resulting from the export ...  Read More

Research Paper
Calibration of Fair Social Discount Rate in Utilizing Iran Oil Resources: An Islamic View Point

Mohammad Hadi Zahedivafa; Mahdi Sadeghi Shahdani; Abolghasem Tohidinia

Volume 1, Issue 2 , December 2012, Pages 107-124


  There is a long tradition in economics about the question of whether intergenerational discounting is fair or not. Ramsey (1928) was the first economist that criticized the discounting and mentioned that the just rate of discounting is zero.  In this paper it was tried to calculate the just rate ...  Read More