Economics

Titlesort descending Author Abstract
2010 Index of Economic Freedom: Iran - A report on Iran's level of economic freedom, covering business, trade, monetary, investment, financial, and fiscal freedom, property rights, government spending, freedom from corruption, and labor...
2011 Index of Economic Freedom Terry Miller, Kim R. Holmes et al. The 2011 Index of Economic Freedom reports on economic policy developments since the second half of 2009 in 183 economies. Based on 10 measures that evaluate openness, the rule of law, and...
2012 Index of Economic Freedom Terry Miller, Kim R. Holmes, Edwin J. Feulner et al. The 2012 Index, the 18th edition, analyzes economic policy developments in 184 countries since the second half of 2010. Somalia, though not formally graded, returns to the Index for the first time...
2013 Index of Economic Freedom Terry Miller, Kim R. Holmes, Edwin J. Feulner et al. On a worldwide basis, the advance of economic freedom has ground to a halt. Since peaking in 2008, when the average economic freedom score reached 60.2 on the Index 0–100 scale, global economic...
2014 Index of Economic Freedom Terry Miller, Anthony B. Kim, Kim R. Holmes et al. The 20th edition of the Index of Economic Freedom shows economic freedom once again on the rise, reaching the highest point in the Index’s 20-year history.
2014 Index of Economic Freedom: Iran Iran’s economic freedom score is 40.3, making its economy the 173rd freest in the 2014 Index. Its score has decreased by 2.9 points from last year, reflecting deteriorations in six of the 10 economic...
Anti-capitalist Mentality Ludwig von Mises This resource is only available in Persian.
Anti-Free Market Forces Gaining power by leftists in Latin America does not necessarily mean failure of free economy. This resource is only available in Persian.
Business Associations and Democratic Reform John D. Sullivan Although most groups involved in the process of democratic, market-based reform are well aware of the important economic policy fundamentals – such as macroeconomic stabilization, trade...
Business Principles for Countering Bribery Anna Nadgrodkiewicz This article discusses how countering bribery in both private and public sectors is a part of economic reform in the Middle East and North Africa. This resource is only available in Persian.
Capitalism and Freedom Milton Friedman The writer examines the economic relationship between states and citizens from a liberal perspective based on individual rights. This resource is only available in Persian.
Corruption Perceptions Index 2013 The Corruption Perceptions Index 2013 serves as a reminder that the abuse of power, secret dealings and bribery continue to ravage societies around the world. The Index scores 177 countries and...
Corruption Perceptions Index 2014 Based on expert opinion from around the world, the Corruption Perceptions Index measures the perceived levels of public sector corruption worldwide, and it paints an alarming picture. Not one single...
Crisis in the Global Economy and its Impact on Iran Office of Social Economic Planning This article anticipates the possibility of stagflation in Iran as a consequence the global economic crisis. This resource is only available in Persian.
Criticisms of Marxism Yadollah Moghen In this article, the political, economic and philosophical thoughts of Marx are discussed. This resource is only available in Persian.
Doing Business 2015: Iran, Islamic Rep. Doing Business sheds light on how easy or difficult it is for a local entrepreneur to open and run a small to medium-size business when complying with relevant regulations. It measures and tracks...
Economic Development and Islamic Finance Zamir Iqbal & Abbas Mirakhor This volume is an attempt to highlight some of the key features of Islamic finance relevant to economic development. The objective of the volume is to improve understanding of the perspective of...
Economic Freedom - Today less political theorists are doubtful about the link between free and market-oriented economy and a free political system. This resource is only available in Persian.
Economics Glossary Here you can find English to Persian translations of key words and expressions in the field of economics. This resource is only available in Persian.
Entrepreneurial Sustainable Capitalism William G... This article explains how the US economy has gained its power from entrepreneurial innovation in recent decades. This resource is only available in Persian.
Entrepreneurship Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) The main discussion of this article is the relationship between entrepreneurs and the legal system, public administration, and government policy. This resource is only available in Persian.
Ethics in Business John D. Sullivan & Aleksandr Shkolnikov This article examines the business ethics code advocated by several main philosophers of the free market theory. This resource is only available in Persian.
Feminist Economics Leila Mosleh In this article, women’s participation in the economics of Middle East is examined. This resource is only available in Persian.
Global Monitoring Report 2013: Rural-Urban Dynamics and the Millennium Development Goals "Global Monitoring Report 2013: Rural-Urban Dynamics and the Millennium Development Goals" provides an in-depth analysis on urbanization as a force for poverty reduction and progress towards the MDGs...
Global Monitoring Report 2014/2015: Ending Poverty and Sharing Prosperity The "Global Monitoring Report 2014/2015: Ending Poverty and Sharing Prosperity" introduces the WBG’s twin goals and presents the first account of the challenge of ending extreme poverty and promoting...
Heather Brooke: My Battle to Expose Government Corruption Our leaders need to be held accountable, says journalist Heather Brooke. And you should know: Brooke uncovered the British Parliamentary financial expenses that led to a major political scandal in...
Industry Privatization in Iran Mohammad Hassan Fetras, Asghar Mobarak This resource is only in Persian.
Inflation and Recession Hormoz Momayezi This paper discusses the relationship between printing currency and inflation in Iran. This resource is only available in Persian.
Iran's Economy AmirHadi Anvari This resource is only in Persian.
Islamic Republic and National Economy Fereidoun Khavand This article discusses the economic crisis in Iran. This resource is only available in Persian.
Middle East and Economic Development Teimoor Kooran This article seeks answers to the question of why Muslim countries in the Middle East have not developed. This resource is only available in Persian.
Middle East and North Africa Reform: Rooted in Economic and Political Ground Anna Nadgrodkiewicz & John D. Sullivan This article discusses the most important economic challenges in the Middle East and North Africa.
Practical Tests The privatization model’s data of eastern European countries are discussed in this paper. This resource is only available in Persian.
Privatization from Political and Economic Perspective This article discusses social forces and their demands as important factors in privatization. This resource is only available in Persian.
Privatization in Developing Countries Jean-Claude Cosset, Omrane Guedhami, Narjess Boubakri Privatization is defined as transferring public property from the public sector to the private sector. Over the last 20 years this process has had many positive effects on the developing economies....
Privatization of Public Companies This article discusses the privatization process as one of the important keys in international development. This resource is only available in Persian.
Privatization Strategy Penelope B. Prime The writer has evaluated the economic costs and social consequences of economic, social, and technological developments. This resource is only available in Persian.
Regional Economic Outlook 2014: Middle East and Central Asia International Monetary Fund The Regional Economic Outlook: Middle East and Central Asia (REO) is prepared annually by the IMF’s Middle East and Central Asia Department (MCD). The analysis and projections contained in the MCD...
The Effect of Sanctions on Iran's Oil and Gas Industries Parviz Mina The author adduces a series of technological, investment, and marketing evidence and concludes that contrary to the claims made by the leaders of the Islamic Republic, sanctions have had a...
The Elephant That Became a Tiger: 20 Years of Economic Reform in India Swaminathan S. Anklesaria Aiyar A foreign exchange crisis in 1991 induced India to abandon decades of inward-looking socialism and adopt economic reforms that have converted the once-lumbering elephant into the latest Asian tiger....
The Role of Business Associations, Civil Society and Media in Addressing Corruption Mark T. McCord Transparency is one of the main strategies to counter corruption. This article refers to experiences of Slovakia, Azerbaijan, Philippines, Brazil, Ukraine and Romania.
Why Intellectuals Oppose Capitalism Robert Nozick This resource is only in Persian.
World Development Report 2012: Gender Equality and Development The 2012 World Development Report on Gender Equality and Development finds that women's lives around the world have improved dramatically, but gaps remain in many areas. The authors use a conceptual...
World Development Report 2013: Jobs The World Development Report 2013: Jobs stresses the role of strong private sector led growth in creating jobs and outlines how jobs that do the most for development can spur a virtuous cycle. The...
World Development Report 2014: Risk and Opportunity The World Development Report (WDR) 2014 examines how improving risk management can lead to larger gains in development and poverty reduction. It will argue that improving risk management is crucial...
World Economic Outlook 2014: Legacies, Clouds, Uncertainties International Monetary Fund The analysis and projections contained in the World Economic Outlook are integral elements of the IMF’s surveillance of economic developments and policies in its member countries, of developments in...
Yasheng Huang: Does democracy stifle economic growth? Economist Yasheng Huang compares China to India, and asks how China's authoritarian rule contributed to its astonishing economic growth — leading to a big question: Is democracy actually holding...
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