International Iranian Economic Association
Monthly Webinar Series
We are pleased to host a monthly webinar series, a combination of Keynote talks and panel sessions, on the second Wednesday of each month at the following times: 08.00 LA time | 11.00 Washington DC time | 16.00 London time | 19.30 Tehran time.
To attend our webinar series, please register here.
Panel session on Climate Change and Iran
9th of February 2022
Chair: Kamiar Mohaddes (Executive Secretary of IIEA & University of Cambridge)
The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is one of the most vulnerable regions in the world in terms of climate change and is facing several environmental challenges. This panel focuses on the following three topics:
The Impact of Economic Sanctions on the Environment: The Iranian Example, Shirin Hakim (Imperial College London)
When do dry spells spell trouble?, Hamid Mohtadi (University of Wisconsin)
The Economic Consequences of Dust Pollution, Kowsar Yousefi (University of Tehran).