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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. The journal charges two million Rials to compensate a part of the arbitration fee, and if the article is accepted, additonally four million Rials will be charged from the authors for a part of the costs of processing the articles, the rest of the costs will be financially supported by Allameh Tabatabai University.

Non-Iranian authors are free of mentioned charges.

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

Welfare Effects of Economic Sanctions :The Case of Iran

Soheila Parvin; Abass Shakeri; Samaneh Naseri

Volume 22, Issue 84 , April 2022, Pages 11-38


   Economic sanctions are a low-cost tool that replaces military action with a high economic, political and human cost. The severity of the effects of sanctions depends on the degree of dependence of the target economy on the outside world, the cooperation of the international community with the ones ...  Read More

Quantifying Supplier Induced Demand Caused by the 2014-Health Reform Plan

Sahar Pournaghi Keikeleh; Kowsar Yousefi; Mohsen Mehrara

Volume 22, Issue 84 , April 2022, Pages 39-65


   The Health Reform Plan was initiated in 2014 aiming to increase health utilization and to reduce the out-of-pocket payment. The plan was criticized for its inflationary effects and also its health induced demand. This study examines the induced demand hypothesis using the health datasets of the ...  Read More

Testing for Asset Pricing Model based on Sentiment Indexes: SAPM Model

Reza Talebloo; Mojtaba Bagheri Todeshki; Mohammad Mehdi Bagheri Todeshki

Volume 22, Issue 84 , April 2022, Pages 67-101


    The purpose of this article is to investigate the effect of behavioral deviations on the pricing of financial assets with the assumption that sentiment is an important and relevant risk factor in the Iranian capital market. This paper also examines the effect of sentiment, momentum, size, value, ...  Read More

The Effect of Central Bank Transparency on Macroeconomic Stability in Emerging Economies

Mahdi Yazdani; Raana Shokouei Donighi

Volume 22, Issue 84 , April 2022, Pages 103-138


   Macroeconomic instability is an important obstacle to the real growth of the economy and its sustainability. In this article, two methods have been used to investigate the impact of transparency on macroeconomic stability in emerging economies using simultaneous equations with panel data for the ...  Read More

The Impact of Energy Security on the Economic Growth

Abbas Assari Arani; Saeid Rostami

Volume 22, Issue 84 , April 2022, Pages 139-169


   This study examines the impact of energy security on the economic growth of the 10 selected energy exporting countries in the Middle East. The Benchmark model is based on a generalized version of Cobb Douglass’s production function.  Ten measures of energy security have been used for ...  Read More

Comparison of Classical and Dynamic Network Models Efficiency in the Application of Generalized Network Autoregressive Models

Sayyed Mohammad Hoseini; Ramin Khochiany

Volume 22, Issue 84 , April 2022, Pages 171-194


   One of the most challenging issues in forecasting economic variables is the lack of sufficient data or  the missing data in time series. In this paper, the time series of the GDP growth rate from 1980 to 2019 for 18 Middle East and North African countries is modeled via a generalized network ...  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
Measuring Acute Multidimensional Poverty with Missing Indicators: Applications to Alkire-Foster MPI and Its Dimensional Break-down in Iran

Ali Mazyaki; solaleh tavassoli; Mitra Babapour; Meysam Mazaheri; Anahita Hosseini; Mina Javid; Sahand Gharizadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 17 October 2022


  Although importance of considering capability approach in calculating poverty has been addressed in various studies, a major obstacle to achieving a measure like Alkire-Foster MPI in many countries is lack of integrated micro indicators. In this study, to tackle this challenge we suggest "repeated ...  Read More

The Economics of Technology, Energy and Sustainable Development
Investigation of the nonlinear transportation infrastructure effects on industrial energy efficiency in Iran provinces using a panel threshold model

Ali Asghar Salem; Leyla Jabari; zahra bayat

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 October 2022


  The goal of this study is to analyze the effect of its transportation infrastructure on the energy efficiency of the industry in the provinces of Iran. The rapid growth of industries in the world during the last few years has led to an increase in energy consumption and carbon dioxide emissions.One of ...  Read More

Financial Economics
Rule-based Micro and Macro Prudential Policy in a Heterogeneous Banking Network

mohammad feghikashani; javid bahrami; majid omidi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 17 October 2022


  This paper investigates the effects of rule-based prudential policies on the banks competition in the deposit market. Using the imperfect competition structure and focusing on heterogeneous banks, we develop a partial equilibrium model, under which implications of how capital adequacy ratio regulation ...  Read More

Digital Economics
The Socio-Economic Determinants of ICT Consumption Expenditure in Iranian Urban Households using Heckman's two-stage method.v

Ali Asghar Salem; habib morovat; atefeh heydari milani; masoumeh azizkhani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 November 2022


  Over the last decade, there has been a clear increase in ICT expenditure by households, both in value and as a proportion of total expenditure. Such a trend, however, has not affected all households in the same way. This study analyses the socio-economic determinants of urban household expenditures on ...  Read More

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