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Law Studies
Explanation and Analysis of Farm-Out Agreement and The Feasibility of Exploiting It in Upstream Oil and Gas Contracts in Iran

Hatef Sattariasmaroud; Abdolhossein Shiravi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 04 December 2023


  According to the form-out agreement the investor of the international petroleum agreement “farmor”, during the implementation of the project and due to various reasons such as lack of finance resources and/or incapability of contract performance, assigns provision of required investments ...  Read More

Law Studies
Regulatory Authority in Awarding Petroleum Exploration and Production Rights

Abdolhossein Shiravi; Mahin Falahati

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 163-178


  Oil and gas industry play a crucial role in the developed and developing countries’ financial and economic development. Resource rich countries are extremely dependent on oil companies for the extraction of petroleum resources. Governments decide which company has the right to extract the petroleum. ...  Read More

Oil and Gas Economics and Management
A Review of the Compliance of the NIOC's Process of Board of Directors' Appointment with the Principles of Good Corporate Governance

Mahdieh Nejatollahi; Reza Tajarlou; Abdolhossein Shiravi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 33-47


  In spite of decades from its establishment, National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has failed to get the reputation of a prosperous international company. This failure may be due to different reasons but the role of directors in the success of the company is undeniable. How to have efficient directors and ...  Read More

Law Studies
Energy Dual Pricing in Iran and Its Impact on Accession to the World Trade Organization

Mahsa Farhaanjam; Abdolhossein Shiravi

Volume 2, Issue 4 , December 2018, , Pages 13-25


  Energy has been always the focus of attention since the establishment of the WTO.The significance of this issue was doubled when the major energy-producing countries states sought to join the WTO.To join the WTO,many energy-producing and energy-exporting states inevitably needed to modify and change ...  Read More