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Original Article Energy Management and Engineering
Selecting the Effectiveness Strategic Capability for Sustainable Development under Risk and Uncertainty in the Oil Industry: Rough Set Theory

Mohammad Somali; Saber Molaalizadeh Zavardehi; Ali Mahmoodirad; Sayeed Ghane

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2021, Pages 1-23


  This research aims to select the most effective strategic capability for sustainable development under risk and uncertainty in the oil industry by rough set theory. The research methodology is qualitative and quantitative. The target population in the qualitative section included 14 industrial management ...  Read More

Original Article Oil and Gas Economics and Management
Providing a Model for Optimal Capital Structure in Gas Refining Companies and Determining Parameters Using the AHP Method

Somayeh Alimoradi Gaghdari; Mohamad Reza Mehrabanpour; Ali Najafimoghadam

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2021, Pages 25-35


  Companies have access to various financial resources to implement available profitable investment projects, settle overdue debts, increase working capital, and pay dividends to shareholders. Correct decision-making and the ability of companies to determine the appropriate financial resources are the ...  Read More

Original Article Oil and Gas Economics and Management
A Comprehensive Structural Equation Modeling for Financial Performance Evaluation of Petrochemical Companies

Saber Mollaalizadeh Zavardehi; Mojtaba Shiarbahadori; Ali Mahmoodirad

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2021, Pages 37-58


  Financial performance evaluation emerged as a great academia and business concern in the competitive world today. In order to clarify the progress status and improvement trend of finance, it is of supreme significance to appoint a professional financial performance evaluation study for the supportable ...  Read More

Original Article Energy Management and Engineering
An Empirical Analysis of Outsourcing Using Structural Equations: The Model of Outsourcing Development Management of Physical Assets in the Oil and Gas Industry

Saeid Tavakoli; Farideh Haghshenas Kashani*; Alireza Amirkabiri

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2021, Pages 59-73


  Despite numerous upstream communications, there is still no comprehensive and reliable model for implementing these tasks, neither in the literature nor in the oil and gas industry. Previously developed models focus more on the outsourcing process. It seems that no outsourcing model has been developed ...  Read More

Original Article Law Studies
The Taking Over of a Foreign Investor’s Property by the Host State in International Petroleum Agreements: How International Arbitration Practice Responds

Hamid Reza Younesi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2021, Pages 75-86


  The present article aims to examine the risk of host governments’ interference with the property of foreign investors (expropriation) in the petroleum industry. Host states have the police power to make regulatory changes. The “police power” is defined as the inherent and plenary power ...  Read More

Original Article Oil and Gas Economics and Management
How Has Coronavirus Outbreak Affected Regional Energy Integration? Lessons and Recommendations for Iran

Ehsan Rasoulinezhad

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2021, Pages 87-97


  The agreement of Iran with an integrated bloc like the Shanghai Cooperation Organization or Eurasian Economic Union to boost energy trade is considered an efficient factor in improving the multilateralism and regionalism of the Iranian economy. However, the outbreak of COVID-19 has had caused serious ...  Read More