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  1. Rouhani’s rivals are making pledges Iran cannot afford

    While incumbent Hassan Rouhani’s main challengers in the Iranian presidential race are making grand pledges of bigger cash handouts and more jobs, there is little to suggest that the promises can be realized.
    Posted on: May 08, 2017

  2. Structural issues cloud Khamenei's economic vision for Iran

    To realize Iran's economic potential, the supreme leader and the government need to take steps to allow genuine private sector expansion.
    Posted on: Apr 05, 2017

  3. Ahead of presidential vote, Khamenei attacks Rouhani’s economy

    During Iranian New Year speeches, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and President Hassan Rouhani painted starkly different pictures of the Iranian economy, which is turning out to be a weak spot for the president’s re-election campaign.
    Posted on: Mar 23, 2017

  4. Has Rouhani achieved his goals for Iranian economy?

    With his first term coming to an end in the next few months, it is time to assess President Hassan Rouhani’s management of the Iranian economy.
    Posted on: Mar 14, 2017

  5. Deciphering Iran’s sudden currency fluctuations

    Although Iran's business community has been unsettled by the recent fluctuations in the value of the national currency, the rial rates appear to be on a trajectory to finally become unified.
    Posted on: Jan 06, 2017

  6. Will Iran attract international oil firms in post-sanctions era?

    French energy giant Total’s move to return to Iran is a watershed after years of sanctions, but does this represent a broader process of international oil majors returning to the country?
    Posted on: Nov 16, 2016

  7. Why Rouhani won't halt costly cash handouts anytime soon

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is unlikely to discontinue the monthly cash handouts paid to most Iranians any time soon, despite the payouts' steep costs.
    Posted on: Oct 17, 2016

  8. Can Rouhani reel in the IRGC's financial empire?

    Still under fire by hardliners over the nuclear deal, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani is now confronting them over compliance with international banking regulations.
    Posted on: Sep 15, 2016

  9. Will new 5-year plan solve Iran's economic problems?

    Iran's incoming parliament is set to debate the government's ambitious five-year development plan, but will the plan be enough to address the country's economic needs?
    Posted on: Jun 10, 2016

  10. What Rouhani's done to fight corruption

    The Rouhani administration has done a great deal to fight pervasive corruption in Iran, and though progress is slow, the removal of sanctions will clear the way for further efforts.
    Posted on: Sep 29, 2015

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