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International Iranian Economic Association

Upcoming Events

IIEA Seventh International Conference on the Iranian Economy (Nov 27-27, 2024)!

The IIEA is pleased to announce the Seventh International Conference on Iran’s Economy to be held at the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS), Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) in Doha, Qatar on November 27-28, 2024. 


Click here for the Call for Papers

Click here for information about the 2024 Prize for the Best Gender Paper

IIEA monthly webinar series starting on the 11th of August 2021!

We are pleased to host a monthly webinar series, a combination of Keynote talks and panel sessions, starting in August 2021.

Our first keynote speaker is M. Hashem Pesaran (USC and Trinity College, Cambridge) who will be delivering a talk on Sanctions and the Iranian Economy: Measurement and Evidence followed by a Q&A session.

The IIEA webinars will be held on the second Wednesday of each month at 16.00 London time.

To attend our webinar series, please register here

Details for each webinar, including speakers and topics, can be found here.

Previous  Conferences

  • Sixth International Conference on the Iranian Economy (2019)
    Department of Asian, African and Mediterranean Studies, University of Naples 'L'Orientale', Naples, Italy

       May 16-17, 2019


  • Fifth International Conference on the Iranian Economy (2018) 

      International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

      March 8-9, 2018


  • Fourth International Conference on the Iranian Economy (2016) 

      Center for Near and Middle Eastern Studies, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg (Germany)

       17-18 June, 2016 

       Program     Webpage   Report

  • Third International Conference on the Iranian Economy (2014)

       Boston College, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

       24-25 October , 2014

      Program     Webpage      Report

      Bilgi University, Istanbul, Turkey

      June 24-25, 2013

      Program     Webpage    Report


  • First Inaugural Conference on the Iranian Economy (2011)

      SOAS, University of London, London, UK

      December 7-8, 2011

      Program     Webpage    Report

  • Conference on the Iranian Economy (2010)

       University of Chicago, Illinois, USA

       October 15-17, 2010

      Program    Webpage

  • Iranian Economy at a Crossroads: Domestic and Global Challenges (2009)

      University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA

      September 18-19, 2009


  • Conference on Iran’s Economy (2008)

      The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, USA

      December 11-13, 2008,

      Program    Webpage 


Past Events

  • Panel Discussion on the Iranian Economy, Economic Sanctions and the Upcoming Challenges, 9 October 2018. Presentations by Esfandyar Batmanghelidj, Nicholas Hopton, and Kamiar Mohaddes. Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS, University of London.

            Click here for more info.

  • Challenges Facing the Iranian Economy, 26 May 2017. Presentations by Massoud Karshenas, M. Hashem Pesaran and Manouchehr Takin. Winstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College, University of Cambridge. Click here for more info.

  • Will Rouhani win? The Economy and the Upcoming Presidential Elections in Iran, 21 April 2017. Presentations by Djavad Salehi-Isfahani, Suzanne Maloney, Amir Cyrus Razzaghi, and Hamed Ghoddusi. Land Hall, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

      Click here for more info

  • Advances in Economics: A PhD-Level Training Workshop 26-29 August 2015. Bilgi University, Istanbul, Turkey

      Click here for more info

      Click here for more info

  • Challenges and Options for Iran's Economy: Possible Scenarios 18 October 2013 

      Click here for more info

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