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Oil and Gas Economics and Management
The Impacts of Environmental Policies on Natural Gas Consumption in Iranian Industrial Sector

Mahdi Rostami; Asghar Mirmohammadtabar; Nader Dashti

Volume 2, Issue 4 , December 2018, , Pages 2-12


  This study aimed to evaluate the effects of environmental policies including price and non-price policies on natural gas demand in Iranian industrial sector. For this purpose, considering the dynamic nature of our panel data, we adopted Generalized Method of Moments (GMM) method to estimate natural gas ...  Read More

Technological Change and its Relationship with Total Factor Productivity in Iran's Petroleum Refineries

Nader Dashti; Mahdi Rostami; Reza Rashidi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , November 2017, , Pages 22-28


  Nowadays, using appropriate technologies in order to increase productivity of production factors can be resulted in optimal factors employment and production enhancement in factories. Technological change is considered as one of the main sources of productivity growth. The purpose of this paper is to ...  Read More