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Original Article Oil and Gas Economics and Management
Determining the effective factors on financing the optimal capital structure in oil and gas companies

Somayeh Alimoradi Jaghdari; Mohammad Reza Mehrabanpour; Ali Najafi Moghadam

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 1-20

http://dx.doi.org/10.22050/pbr.2020.255708.1133

Abstract
  Companies have access to a variety of financial resources to implement available profitable investment projects, to settle overdue debts, to increase working capital, and to pay dividends to shareholders. These resources include cash from operating activities and the sale of assets (as intra-organizational ...  Read More

Original Article 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

http://dx.doi.org/10.22050/pbr.2020.255920.1137

Abstract
  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

Original Article Oil and Gas Economics and Management
Identifying Blockchain Technology Maturity's Levels in the Oil and Gas Industry

Ghasemali Bazaee; Mohammadali Hassani; Ashraf Shahmansouri

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 43-61

http://dx.doi.org/10.22050/pbr.2020.256181.1138

Abstract
  Currently, blockchain in the oil and gas industry is still at the experimental stage, and many people in the oil and gas industry do not acknowledge this technology.  Blockchain technology can bring many opportunities, such as reducing transaction business costs and increasing transparency to the ...  Read More

Original Article Law Studies
Abandonment/Decommissioning under Nigerian Legal Regimes: a Comparative Analysis

Bassey Essien Kooffreh; Brian F.I. Anyatang

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 63-79

http://dx.doi.org/10.22050/pbr.2020.258255.1140

Abstract
  This article in its introductory part will be devoted to conceptual clarifications of decommissioning and abandonment and (differences, if any). Part two, is the critical analysis of legislations on decommissioning in Nigeria. Part three is also a critical analysis on legal regimes and practices on decommissioning ...  Read More

Original Article Oil and Gas Economics and Management
The Regional Security Complex of Moqavemah (Resistance) and Iran’s strategy to ensure Oil Security

Jalil Dara; Azam Moghadas; Mohammad Lalalizadeh

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 81-93

http://dx.doi.org/10.22050/pbr.2021.261436.1149

Abstract
  Any definition of national interests and the means of securing and protecting them by governments will have their own practical and strategic requirements on domestic and foreign policy. In the meantime, security has always been defined as one of the vital needs and goals of countries and has been pursued ...  Read More

Original Article Oil and Gas Economics and Management
Dynamic Capability Improvement Model in the Field of International Markets in Iranian Oil and Gas Industry

Seyed Reza Rahnamay Touhidi; Houshang Taghizadeh; Soleyman Iranzadeh

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 95-107

http://dx.doi.org/10.22050/pbr.2020.261533.1150

Abstract
  One of the main approaches in capacity building and strengthening organizational abilities to integrate activities along the supply chains is the integration, creation, and reconfiguration of internal and external capabilities of components based on the theory of dynamic capabilities. The main assumptions ...  Read More