The Theoretical Basis of Theorizing to Investigate the Causes of Unsuccessful Economic Policies in Iran

Document Type : Research Paper


1 Professor of Economics in University of Tehran

2 Assistant Professor of Economics in University of Mazandaran


The purpose of this paper is to reconsider the theoretical basis and paradigms of policy making and economic policies in Iran which is not appropriate to economic problems of the country. To do so, we introduced the multilevel and ultra-paradigm pattern for economic policy making in the country. The multilevel and Interdisciplinary approach have been proposed as a solution for reforming the economic policies and achieving economic development.



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Volume 50, Issue 3 - Serial Number 3
October 2015
Pages 733-750
  • Receive Date: 04 September 2014
  • Revise Date: 29 December 2014
  • Accept Date: 10 March 2015
  • First Publish Date: 23 October 2015