Department of Economics

Training outstanding experts in theoretical and applied economics is the main concern of our Doctoral program which was established in 2007. The graduates’ capabilities will help produce knowledge, educate specialists for training others and be able to take over academic and executive positions at the Ferdowsi University of Mashhad and other universities, institutions of higher education, scientific and research institutions, and highly ranked governmental positions in the Khorasan Razavi Province. The graduates are also expected to be able to analyze problems, acknowledge issues and realize the reasons behind economic problems and issues and provide suitable solutions.
These programs mainly concentrate on: Business Economics, Pure Economics, Economic Development, and Economics of Energy.
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Head of the Department of Economics
Mahdi Khodaparast Mashhadi Mahdi Khodaparst Mashhadi
Associate Professor
Department of Economics
m_khodaparast@um.ac.ir
+985138806348

Concentration areas offered by the Department of Economics
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Academic staff

Mohammad Taher Ahmadi Shadmehri
Associate Professor
Mehdi Behname
Assistant Professor
Ali Cheshomi
Assistant Professor
Taghi Ebrahimi Salari
Assistant Professor
Hadi Esmaeilpour Moghadm
Assistant Professor
Mohammad Ali Falahi
Professor
Mehdi Feizi
Assistant Professor
Masuod Homayounifar
Associate Professor
Mahmood Hoshmand
Professor
Mohammad Hossein Hossein Zadeh Bahreini
Assistant Professor
Mostafa Karimzadeh
Assistant Professor
Mahdi Khodaparast Mashhadi
Associate Professor
Mohammad Reza Lotfalipour
Professor
Mohammod Hossin Mahdavi Adeli
Professor
Seyed Saeed Malek Sadati
Assistant Professor
Ali Akbar Naji Meidani
Associate Professor
Hadi Qavami
Assistant Professor
Seyed Mohammad Javad Razmi
Associate Professor
Narges Salehnia
Assistant Professor
Mostafa Salimifar
Professor
Ahmad Seifi
Associate Professor
Hassan Tahsili
Assistant Professor
 

Research

Recent journal articles

Zangoei, S., Salehnia, N., & Khodaparast Mashhadi, M. (2021). A comparative study on the effect of alternative and fossil energy consumption on economic growth and foreign direct investment in selected countries using SUR approach. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 28 (16), 19799-19809.
Behnezhad, S., Razmi, S., & Malek Sadati, S. (2021). The Role of Institutional Conditions in the Impact of Economic Growth on Income Inequality. Journal of Finance and Economics, 9 (1), 11-15.
Mohammad Reza Farzanegan, Feizi, M., & Hassan F. Gholipour (2021). Globalization and the Outbreak of COVID-19: An Empirical Analysis. Journal of Risk and Financial Management, 14 (105), 1-10.
Ebrahimi Salari, T., Ah, R., & Kazemzadeh, E. (2021). Globalization, renewable energy consumption, and agricultural production impacts on ecological footprint in emerging countries: using quantile regression approach. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 28 (36), 49627-49641.
Ghodratnama, M., Razmi, S., Malek Sadati, S., & Seyedeh Fatemeh Razmi (2021). Investigating the effects of energy price index on technical environmental efficiency in Iran. International journal of Environmental Science and Technology, 19 (3), 2119-2128.
Ramezanian, R., & Feizi, M. (2021). Ex-post favoring ranks: a fairness notion for the random assignment problem. Review of Economic Design, 25 (3), 157-176.
Salehi, M., Behname, M., & Adibian, M. (2021). Structural shocks in monetary policy, exchange rates, and stock prices using SVAR in Iran. International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management, 14 (5), 908-927.
Seyde Fateme, Heirani Moghadam, M., & Behname, M. (2021). Time-varying effects of monetary policy on Iranian renewable energy generation. Renewable Energy, 177 (18), 1161-1169.
Karimi Alavijeh, N., Falahi, M., Ahmadi Shadmehri, M., Salehnia, N., Morten Andreas Dahl Larsen, & Martin Drews (2021). Perspectives of current and future urban water security in Iran. Journal of Cleaner Production, 321 (), 129004-129015.
Behnezhad, S., Razmi, S., & Malek Sadati, S. (2021). The Role Of Institutional Conditions In The Impact Of Economic Growth On Poverty. International Journal of Business and Economic Sciences Applied Research, 14 (2), 78-85.
Karimi Alavijeh, N., Falahi, M., Ahmadi Shadmehri, M., & Salehnia, N. (2021). Examining Drinking Water Security in Rural Areas of Iran: Perspectives from a Quantitative Analysis. , (), -.
Ah, R., Ebrahimi Salari, T., Mahmoodi, H., & Mofid Shateri (2021). The effect of public space indicators on the rural district’s life quality in Kuhdasht county, Iran. AUC Geographica, 56 (2), 205-219.
Zabihi, S., Hoshmand, M., & Salehnia, N. (2021). The Effect of Exchnage Rate on Revenue from Tourism Industry in Selected Southwest Asian Countries with Using System Generalized Method of Moments. International Journal of Advanced Science and Technology, 10 (5), 140-155.

Recent theses and dissertations

Banana, M. (2021). Investigating the Impact of Oil Prices on the Economic Activity of OPEC Selected Countries. , ( Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mohammadi Sey Ek Ab, A. (2021). Impact Of Resource Rents And Good Governance On The Ecological Foot Print. , ( Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Torabifard, M. (2021). Irans balance trade model based on system dynamics approach to vision 1414. , ( Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Aldalboohi, N. (2021). The Impact of the Corona Pandemic on the Financial Transmission of Parallel Markets (OECD selected countries). , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Faisal, S. (2021). Comparison of the Impact of the 2008 Economic Crisis and the Corona Pandemic on Oil Consumption in Selected OECD Countries. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Abood, A. (2021). The post-Corona outlook for the US oil market to the horizon of 2022. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hokm Abadi, S. (2021). Investigating the Impact of Good Governance on Economic Resilience in the Selected Oil Producing Countries with Emphasis on Corruption Control. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Al-lami, R. (2021). Comparison the Impact of the Corona and SARS Pandemic on the Housing Market "A Case Study of OECD Selected Countries by Continents in Europe, Asia and the Americas. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ghodrati, L. (2021). Impact of Foreign Trade on Factor Mobility - Revisiting Mundell s Theorem - in Iran s Economy Using Global Trade Analysis Project GTAP. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Rahimi, S. (2021). The role of development in the Income inequality of port cities of Iran. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Assadi, S. (2021). Investigating the effective factors on dropout of child labour : case studay of Mazr-e- sharife. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Maghsoudpour, M. (2021). Investigating the Impact of Central Bank and Oil Sanctions on Private Sector Accumulation and Government Budget Deficit in Iran Based on the Stock Flow Consistent Model. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Kadhim, A. (2021). Impact of the Corona Pandemic on Energy Demand in the US Industry Sector (Based on Renewable Energy and Oil). , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mirbehrouzian, Y. (2021). The Impact of exports and imports in the provinces on the unemployment rate. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ahmed, M. (2021). Investigating the effect of economic freedom on the consumption of renewable energy in a selection of OPEC member countries. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Eslami Giski, S. (2021). The Study of the Impact of Industrial Agglomeration on Agglomeration Pollution: A Spatial Econometric Approach -the Case of MENA Countries. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Yami, Z. (2021). Investigating the effective factors on citizens belief in economic corruption in issuing urban planning permits in Mashhad municipality. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ghaeni Sardasht, M. (2021). The Effect of Foreign Direct Investment and Personal Remittances on the Human Development Index in Iran During the Period (1991-2018). , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ghayour, R. (2021). An analysis of the effects of price policies on metro public transport demand in Mashhad. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Taheryan, M. (2021). examining the reaction of the private sector in contrast to the efficiency of the islamic republic of iran in the institutional context of economy and politics. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Al Aayedi, H. (2021). Investigating the effect of energy consumption intensity and good governance index on economic growth of OPEC member countries. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Alwaeli, A. (2021). Investigating the Effect of Fossil Fuel Consumption on Health Expenditures with Emphasizes on the Role of Per Capita Income. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Amirhosseini, S. (2021). A comparative study of the effect of social capital on income distribution in Iranian provinces with the quantiles panel regression approach.. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Bahari, M. (2021). Investigating some affecting factors on the financial stability of social security organization. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Sargolzaie, A. (2021). The Impact of Natural Resource Rents and Good Governance on the Welfare Curse in Developing Countries: A Quantile Regression Approach. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ramezani, F. (2021). Investigating the Impact of Foreign Trade and Financial Development on Environmental Pollution in Iran. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Puor Nazari, M. (2021). Impact of Stock Market Development on Low-Carbon Economy: The Role of Innovation and Renewable Energy in OECD and Non-OECD. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Azhdari , M. (2021). Survey of Impact of Climatic factors on Fluctuations of agricultural index in Tehran Stock Exchange. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Qashqaee, R. (2021). The Impact of Behavioral Policies on Urban Household Electricity Consumption. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hamidi, M. (2021). Investigating the Impact of Climate Change on Food Security and Food Access in Selected Countries Using Observations Seemingly unrelated regressions (SUR). , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Dehvari, S. (2021). Investigating The Effect of Foreign Trade and Economic Growth on The Severity of Poverty in Urban Areas of Iran. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Nasseri, S. (2021). Assessing the effect of average population age on inflation in Iran. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Osmani, F. (2021). Investigating relationship time-varying inflation risk and Stock returns Using a consumption-based asset pricing model. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Moslem, T. (2021). The Impact of ICT on the Performance of Private Banks -Eghtesad novin,Saman,Saderat Iran,Parsian,Pasargad,Tejarat,Khavarmianeh,Dey,Shahr,Karafarin,Mellat,Post Bank Iran . , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Asnaashary, M. (2021). The effect of per capita income and inequality on children's school dropout in the provinces of Iran (2015-2019). , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Heji Zade Bahmadi, S. (2021). The Study of Socio-Economic Factors on Mental Health for Men and Women in Iran s Provinces. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Jamdar, Z. (2021). Investigating the Effect of Demand for Life Insurance with Social Security Insurance in Iran. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Tabatabaei, P. (2021). Analyzing the Factors Affecting Residential Water Demand in Iranian Provinces: Block Tariffs Perspective.. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Farbod, D. (2021). The study of economic, financial and political risks on the resource curse vulnerability index in the countries of Mena region. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Taherian, E. (2021). Comparative study of energy consumption economic prosperity in Iran and OECD countries. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Dashti, A. (2021). Investigating The Effect Of Value Added Structure On The Share Of Gross Per Capita Cost Of Income Deciles. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Shojaeenia, M. (2021). Investigating the Impact of Institutional Quality on the Ratio of Clean to Dirty Energy Consumption with Panel Quantile approach: a Cross-Country Analysis. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Moshkabadi Mohajer, H. (2021). Analysis the Effects of Covid-19 Outberak on Income, Unemployment and Saving and Providing Solutions to Reduce Its Consequences in the Short Run -Case Study of Mashhad. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Naghavi, S. (2021). Analysis of labor behavior with emphasis on overtime in the Iranian labor market. , (Doctoral dissertation of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ansarimohseni, M. (2021). Assessing the Impact of Renewable Energy on Economic Growth (Case Study of OECD Countries). , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ghaeni, M. (2021). Investigating The Impact of Labor Market Situation (In Terms of Unemployment Rate And Relative wages) On Demand of Higher Education In Iran. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Seyyed Hosseini, S. (2021). Financial feasibility of food versus energy production in the city of Mashhad under uncertainty (a fuzzy approach). , (Doctoral dissertation of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Elahifargi, N. (2021). Calculating Financial Stability Index and Investigating Climate Change Effect on it Case Study Selected Developing Countries. , (Doctoral dissertation of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Farmani, A. (2021). Investigating the short-term and long-term impact of information and communication technology on Gini coefficient in Iran. , (Doctoral dissertation of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Gholi Zadeh, S. (2021). Investigating the comparative effect of capital structure on the economic growth of selected developed countries and developing countries based on HDI index. , (Doctoral dissertation of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Moradi, H. (2021). Investigating the Impact of Human Capital and Foreign Direct Investment -FDI- on Economic Growth in Selected Developing Countries.. , (Doctoral dissertation of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Amani, F. (2021). Investigating the Impact of Financial Inclusion on Economic Growth in Selected OPEC Countries. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Yousefi, M. (2021). Investigating the Effect of Housing Price on Marriage Rates in Urban Areas of Iran. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Farrokhi, A. (2021). Investigation of major challenges and opportunities in the field of export in economic ecosystem of Anzali free trade zone and providing appropriate solutions.. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Pakzad, M. (2021). The effect of inflation on short-term deposits _Case study: Sepah Bank, Khorasan Razavi region. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Rahimi, H. (2021). The effect of foreign direct investment and trade liberalization on environmental performance index -case study: selected MENA countries. , (Master's thesis of Economics). Faculty of Economics and Administrative sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.

Contact Information

Iran, Mashhad, Azadi Square, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad

Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Department of Economics

Phone: +985138806348

Fax: +985138807195