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Quarterly Journal of

Applied Theories of Economics



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Proprietor: University of Tabriz

Managing Director:

Zahra Karimi Takanloo, Assistant Prof of Economics, University of Tabriz

Editor in Chief:

Jaafar Haghighat, Professor, University of Tabriz

Internal Director:


Executive Director:



Editorial Board:


Ahmad Asadzadeh, Associate Professor, University of Tabriz


Karim Eslamloueyan, Associate Professor, Shiraz University


Ali Asghar Banouei, Associate Professor, Allameh Tabatabaei University


Davud Behbudi, Professor, University of Tabriz


Hossein Panahi, Associate Professor, University of Tabriz


Jaafar Haghighat, Professor, University of Tabriz


Hassan Heidari, Associate Professor, Urmia University


Saeed Rasekhi, Professor, University of Mazandaran


Behzad Salmani, Professor, University of Tabriz


Kiumars Shahbazi, Associate Professor, Urmia University


Seyyed Kamal Sadeghi, Associate Professor, University of Tabriz


Ghahreman Abdoli, Associate Professor, University of Tehran


Mohammad Hassan Fotros, Professor, Bu-Ali Sina University


Mohammad Ali Fallahi, Professor, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad


Seyyed Alireza Kazerooni, Professor, University of Tabriz


Mohammad Ali Motafakker Azad, Professor, University of Tabriz


Parviz Mohammadzadeh, Associate Professor, University of Tabriz


Zahra Nasrollahi, Associate Professor, Yazd University


Meysam Moosaeei, Professor, University of Tehran

Bahram Adrangi,Professor,University of Portland  

Mohsen Bahmani-Oskooee, Professor,The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Mohammad Reza Farzanegan, Professor,Philipps-Universität Marburg 

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