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Journal of Economic Research is an open-access, double-blind, peer-reviewed journal published by Allameh Tabataba’i University, the leading university in Humanities and Social Sciences in Iran. Journal of Economic Research has been established to provide an intellectual platform for national and international researchers working on issues related to economics. The Journal was founded in as a response to quick advancements in economics and was dedicated to the publication of highest-quality research studies that report findings on issues of great concern to the profession of economics.   

To allow for easy and worldwide access to the most updated research findings, the journal is set to be an open-access journal. Yet, the journal does not charge any fee for reviewing, processing, and publishing research papers from the authors or from the research institutes and organizations. All the mentioned processes for paper publication are sponsored by Allameh Tabataba’i University Press.  

The journal is published in both a print version and an online version.

Investigating the Effect of Structural Transformation on the Efficiency of VAT Collection in the Provinces in Iran

Ali Akbar Arabmazar; Hojjat Izadkhasti; Sarah Yavari

Volume 21, Issue 82 , October 2021, Pages 11-47


    Value-added tax is levied at various stages of the import, production, distribution, and consumption chain based on a percentage of the value of goods sold or services provided at each stage and ultimately paid by the final consumer. Structural transformation is considered as one of the variables ...  Read More

The Relation of Financialization with the Income Distribution and Economic Growth in Iran

Reza Maaboudi; Zeynab Dare Nazari

Volume 21, Issue 82 , October 2021, Pages 49-90


    This paper aims to study the relationship between financialization and the variables of income distribution and economic growth in Iran during 1988:q1 -2019:q4. To analyze the relationship, the continuous wavelet transform approach and to explain the results with empirical facts, the regression ...  Read More

The Role of Business Cycles in the Impact of Government Expenditure Components on Income Distribution (MSAR Approach)

Narges Ahmadvand; Mohammad Alizadeh; Mohammad Hassan Fotros; Mahbobeh Delfan

Volume 21, Issue 82 , October 2021, Pages 91-128


   The government expenditure in economic affairs can act as a tool for creating and sustaining development by improving income distribution. Therefore, prioritization and optimal allocation of economic expenditures of governments will be so important. In this regard, the present study has investigated ...  Read More

Banking Crisis Dates and Output Losses Following Crises

Seyed Saleh Akbar Mousavi; Behzad Salmani

Volume 21, Issue 82 , October 2021, Pages 129-161


  The purpose of this study is to determine banking crisis dates in four different groups of countries and also to calculate four alternative measures of real output losses in the year of the banking crisis and three years later, over the period 1980-2019. In the first step, we used the money market pressure ...  Read More

Transition from an International Economy to a Global Economy

Hosein Salimi

Volume 21, Issue 82 , October 2021, Pages 163-195


  The purpose of this article is to analyze the emergence of a new and different field for economic action. This new field is called the world economy, which is beyond the international economy, and its nature and the fundamental forces affecting it differ from those affecting the international economy. ...  Read More

The Effect of Trade and Direct Investment Spillovers on the Economic Growth of OPEC Countries; A Spatial Panel Econometric Approach

Abdol majeed Jalaee; Mahnaz Alibeygi

Volume 21, Issue 82 , October 2021, Pages 197-233


    The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect of trade and foreign direct investment on economic growth of OPEC members using the convergence and gravitation model. The model is estimated by the spatial Durbin regression model (SDM) using spatial panel data for the period 2010-2020. ...  Read More

An Investigation on the Effect of Tax Avoidance on the Transparency of Financial Reporting Firms Listed in Tehran Stock Exchange

Omid Pour-heidari; Mohammad Hasan Fadavi; Meysam Amini-nia

Volume 14, Issue 52 , April 2014, , Pages 85-69

  Abstract In this paper, the impact of tax avoidance on the transparency of financial reporting of firms listed in Tehran Stock Exchange is investigated. The indexes that are used to measure tax avoidance and financial reporting transparency are respectively effective tax rate and accruals quality. The ...  Read More

The concept and measurement of economic Resilience

abolfazl ghiasvand; fatemeh abdolshah

Volume 15, Issue 59 , January 2016, , Pages 161-187

  In this paper, resilience of an economic system is measured by an overall index, based on the Borman et al. index, for the period of 1996-2013. The results are then compared with Briguglio index. To measure the final index, the first step is to make variables have a similar direction. The second step ...  Read More

Study of Correlation between Volatility of Stock, Exchange and Gold Coin Markets in Iran with DCC-GARCH Model

Firouz Fallahi; Jafar Hghighat; Naser Sanoubar; Khalil Jahangiri

Volume 14, Issue 52 , April 2014, , Pages 147-123

  Abstract The aim of this paper is to investigate the behavior of stock, exchange and gold coin markets and their correlations structure by using the DCC-GARCH model and the daily data for the period from 23 July 2011 to 22 September 2013 in Iran. Results show that there is a high correlation between ...  Read More

The Economy of Iran
A micro-analysis of the working hours of married men with employed spouses

leila sadat zafaranchi; Mahdi Goldani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2022


  Abstract Married men are one of the main groups of labor market employed and Married men are one of the main groups of labor market employed and therefore the study of their labor market behavior is one of the priorities of labor market policy. The present study attempts to identify the variables affecting ...  Read More

The Economy of Iran
The Impact of Threshold and Nonlinear education on Total Factor Productivity in the Iranian Economy: Smooth Transition Regression Approach

Shahram Mosalla; Alireza Amini; Gholamreza Geraeinezhad; Aliakbar Khosravinezhad

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 February 2022


  The study of the effect of education on total factor productivity has been one of the important topics in the macroeconomic literature and educational policy that has been considered by many economists in recent years. However, recognizing the threshold of the effect of education on total factor productivity ...  Read More

The Economy of Iran
Using household budget expenditure approach to evaluate tax evasion of Self-employments in Iran

reza zamani; Sepideh Mohsen Pourian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 May 2022


  We use budget expenditure approach to evaluate tax evasion of Self-employments in Iran. As Self-employment guilds covers various jobs, we choose dentists a sample. Facing limited data access, we use household budget expenditure in2016. Although it is impossible to explain tax evasion and potential of ...  Read More

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