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Law Studies
Gas Price Arbitration in The Light of Experts’ Role: A Conceptual Analysis with a Reference to Iran–Turkey Case

Niloofar Heydari Roochi; Nasrollah Ebrahimi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , June 2019, , Pages 15-27


  Unlike many arbitrations, the arbitration procedure for price reviews in gas industry contracts is not based on allegations that one party has breached a contract or otherwise committed a legal wrong. Instead, arbitrators are asked to determine whether the economics of a contract has been changed in ...  Read More

Law Studies
Geopolitical Future of Oil Market in Shadow of USA Sanctions Policy

Morteza Shokri; Ali Esmaeili Ardakani

Volume 3, Issue 3 , September 2019, , Pages 15-25


  Economic sanctions imposed on heterogeneous states have played an important role as a tool of pressure in recent decades. Considering that most states nonconforming with the US are important players on the energy market, large part of this country’s sanctions policies has focused on the energy ...  Read More

Optimal analysis of valuation of petrochemical stock in the capital market by Total Interpretive Structural Model

Zahra Jafari; Zahra Moradi; Shohrah Yazdani

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 15-32


  The purpose of this study is to level the optimal analytical topics for evaluating the cost of petrochemical stock in the capital market. In this study, which was synthetic and inductive-deductive in terms of data collection method, 12 accounting and financial management specialists at the university ...  Read More

Corporate Social Responsibility and Value-At-Risk; Petrochemical Companies Listed on Tehran Stock Exchange

Mohammad Javad Zare Bahnamiri; Peiman ghanbarzadeh samakosh

Volume 2, Issue 1 , February 2018, , Pages 16-22


  It seems that paying attention to social responsibility by companies can lead to a better stakeholder’s view toward the company, thereby increasing their loyalty and trust. Having the ability to obtain more financial resources in times of crisis, due to the greater loyalty of investors, will result ...  Read More

Law Studies
Oil and Gas Investor-State Dispute Settlement: Is Mediation-Arbitration Considered a Mechanism for Common Interests?

Naqmeh Javadpour; Hamid reza Oloumi Yazdi; Seyyed Nasrollah Ebrahimi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , March 2019, , Pages 17-28


  International oil and gas investment disputes constitute an important part of investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) system. Investment arbitration which is regarded as a prevalent dispute settlement mechanism in this area has come under severe criticism since it creates huge costs, lengthens the process, ...  Read More

Oil Revenues, Fluctuations in Economic Growth Rates and the Risk of Political Instability in Iran in Post JCPOA

Alireza Khosravi; Mohammad Jafari

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 17-34


  The present paper is meant to answer the question: How fluctuation in economic growth rate increased the risk of instability in Iran in the Post-JCPOA? In response and based on reliable data and taking a political economy approach, it is hypothesized that the high fluctuations in the economic growth ...  Read More

Oil and Gas Economics and Management
Energy Justice and Sustainable Development Goals: The Case of Common Gas Field Projects of Iran and Qatar

Mohammad Hassan Fotros; Esmael Torkamani

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2019, , Pages 19-27


  Energy Justice and Sustainable Development Goals: The Case of Common Gas Field Projects of Iran and Qatar Abstract The issue of exploiting shared resources appears a major controversy i.e. each country try to get more out of common field. Energy justice, as a new concept, seeks to apply the principles ...  Read More

Law Studies
A Review of Contractual Risk Allocation in Usance Finance Contracts

Mohammadreza Asadollahi; Mohammad Mahdi Hajian

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2021, , Pages 19-27


  Oil and gas projects are very complicated, and various risks are included in oil and gas projects and contracts. Different aspects of risks can be addressed in a risk management process in which assessment, efficient distribution, and allocation of contractual risks are critical. Many researchers have ...  Read More

Oil and Gas Economics and Management
Investigating the concept of effectiveness in technology development projects in a research and technology organizations; evaluating eight technology development projects in the Research Institute of Petroleum Industry (RIPI)

Sara Sadat Mortazavi Ravari; Mohammad reza Fathi; Mehdi Mohammadi; Reza Bandarian

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2020, , Pages 21-41


  One of the governmental research organizations is Research and Technology Organization (RTO), whose primary is to harness science and technology in the service of innovation or public bodies and industry, to improve the quality of life and build economic competitiveness. Despite the importance and role ...  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

Identification of factors affecting the development of accounting and financial management procedures for Joint Operating Agreements (JOA) in Iran's oil and gas industry

mohammad tavakkoli mohammadi; mansour ahmadnejad; Ali Eshaghzade

Volume 2, Issue 1 , February 2018, , Pages 23-33


  Regarding the contingency theory, the purpose of this research is to identify factors affecting the development of accounting and financial [management] procedures (AFP) for joint operating agreements in Iran’s oil and gas industry. To this end, at first, some partial factors were identified through ...  Read More

Oil and Gas Economics and Management
Designing a Forensic Accounting Model with a Focus on Protecting of Shareholders Rights of Petrochemical Companies: Fuzzy Network Analysis

Somayeh Sharifi; Seyed Ali Vaez; Mehdi Basirat

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 23-41


  Protecting shareholders’ rights today is considered a practical competitive function at the level of capital markets, which is based on transparent and coherent actions within the framework of laws and regulations. In other words, the more the level of company operations is based on regulatory ...  Read More

Oil and Gas Economics and Management
Uncertainty Analysis on Factors Affecting the Technological and Innovative Levels of Surface Facilities of Crude Oil Treatment at National Iranian Oil Company

Vali Allah Roshan; Reza Radfar; Abbas Toloie

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 25-42


  Context/purpose: Factors affecting the technology, and innovation levels of crude oil treatment’s surface facilities, are numerous and extensive. Localization of surface facility as a high-tech Technology, which include oil and gas production and processing units, has always been one of the main ...  Read More

Oil and Gas Economics and Management
A Hybrid Swing-xTOPSIS: An Application of Ranking the Vendors at Iranian Offshore Engineering and Construction Company (IOEC)

Mohammad Ali Hatefi; Naser Mozhdekanloo

Volume 2, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 26-39


  Since a large number of the oil and gas projects are related to the supply chain, the selection of contractors and suppliers is very important. In projects, a contractor is obliged to supply the goods from suppliers and manufacturers approved by the clients, while most companies in Iran, including the ...  Read More

Analysis of Gas Sales Receivables in the National Iranian Gas Company with an Emphasis on the Optimization of Receivable's Liquidation Methods

Ali mohammad Ghanbari; Amin Pourfarzad

Volume 2, Issue 4 , December 2018, , Pages 26-40


  Designation of incentive mechanisms to increase the speed of liquidity of receivables is one of the leading options for streamlining domestic resources in the field of oil and gas industry financing. The main objective of this research is to investigate and optimize the liquidity methods of gas sales ...  Read More

Energy Management and Engineering
A Model of Sustainable Internationalization in Technology-Based Businesses: Case Study of Oil, Gas, and Petrochemical Industry

Mehran Rezvani; Samineh Soltanzadeh

Volume 3, Issue 3 , September 2019, , Pages 27-41


  Internationalization of businesses is considered as a key factor in economic development and growth of the economic entities. On the other hand, the ability of the system in terms of endurance and reliability is inevitably dependent on the success that the system gains in communicating with the external ...  Read More

The Effect of Petrochemical Industry on Relationship between Information Asymmetry about Investment Risk and Financing Choice

Abbas Alimoradi; Najme Rajabdorry

Volume 2, Issue 2 , May 2018, , Pages 28-37


  Though it is generally accepted that information asymmetry has an impact on capital structure policy, the nature of the information asymmetry is not well understood. Recent theoretical works and empirical evidences suggest that financing choice depends upon the information asymmetry about investment ...  Read More

Oil and Gas Economics and Management
Energy Programs of American Parties (Republicans and Democrats) and Global Oil Market

Seyyed Abdollah Razavi; Shohreh Pirani

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2019, , Pages 28-36


  The United States is the world's first producer and consumer of oil and play a special role in international oil market relations. In a sense, due to the differences in the energy programs of the parties of this country, we will see significant changes in the international energy markets. The Trump's ...  Read More

Energy Management and Engineering
An Integrated Knowledge Management Framework for Sustainable Supply Chain Using a System Dynamics Model for POGC

Sayyed Abolfazl Hosseini Moghaddam; Mohammad Reza Mehregan; Mehdi Shamizanjani

Volume 3, Issue 1 , March 2019, , Pages 29-50


  Supply chains have experienced rapid growth in recent years. Focusing purely on economic performance so as to optimize costs or return on capital can no longer guarantee development or sustainability in the chain. Hence, the concepts of green supply chain management and sustainable supply chain management ...  Read More

Machine Learning Application in Stock Price Prediction: Applied to the Active Firms in Oil and Gas Industry in Tehran Stock Exchange

Ali mohammad Ghanbari; Hamid Jamshidi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , June 2019, , Pages 29-41


  Stock price prediction is one of the crucial concepts in finance area. Machine learning can provide the opportunity for traders and investors to predict stock prices more accurately. In this paper, Closing Price is dependent variable and First Price, Last Price, Opening Price, Today’s High, Today’s ...  Read More

Oil and Gas Economics and Management
Explanation of the Model of Iranian Oil Product Export Performance

Zahra Mahdavi Sabet; Mohammad ali Abdolvand; Kambiz Heidarzadeh; Mohsen Khounsiavash

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2021, , Pages 29-40


  Organizations enter international competitive markets because of different motivations such as gaining international fame, long-term growth, increasing profitability, taking advantage of economies of scale, maturing domestic market, the intensity of competition in a domestic market, governmental rules ...  Read More

Assessing the Effect of Abnormal Stock Returns on the Content of the Autopoietic Restructuring Theory: A Case Study of Petrochemical Industry Companies

Ali Habibi; Farzaneh Heidarpoor; Afsaneh Tavangar Hamzeh Kolaie

Volume 5, Issue 4 , October 2021, , Pages 31-51


  With the increasing competitiveness of the capital market, one topic attracting the attention of many financial researchers in recent years is the formation of abnormal stock returns as a stimulus for restructuring companies due to the difference between actual returns and expected (normal) returns. ...  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

Energy Management and Engineering
Designing an Environmental Model of Sustainable Development in the Iranian Gas Industry

Mohammad Babaei; Assadollah Mehrara; Mehrdad Matani; Mohammad Reza Bagherzadeh

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 35-59


  Todays, the issue of environmental instability and destructive environmental behavior can leave many irreparable effects and damage on future ecosystems and the lives of future generations. Method: This study aimed to present an environmental model of sustainable development in the Iranian gas industry. ...  Read More

Oil and Gas Economics and Management
Energy Transition Modelling in Iran: An Evidence from the ARDL Bound Testing Method

Mohamad Nasr Esfahani; Ehsan Rasoulinezhad

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 35-43


  The challenge of environmental pollution and climate change have made countries to develop energy transition progress to move from non-renewable energy sources towards renewable ones. This paper seeks to consider energy transformation process and analyze its pattern in Iran by modeling through the ARDL ...  Read More