Iran's Political Economy Under the Ahmadi Nejad Administration

A public lecture by Jahangir Amuzegar

Wednesday, November 15, 2006
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Bunche Hall 10383
UCLA
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Jahangir Amuzegar is an international economic consultant based in Washington, D.C. and was formerly the Government of Iran’s Minister of Commerce (1962-63), Minister of Finance (1963) and Ambassador-at-Large (l963-1979).   He is the author of 7 books on Iran, oil, and economic development, including The Dynamics of the Iranian Revolution (1991), Iran’s Economy under the Islamic Republic (1997), and Managing the Oil Wealth:  OPEC’s Windfalls and Pitfalls (1999).  He has also written more than 50 articles in journals such as Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, Middle East Journal, Middle East Policy Oil & Gas Journal, and Washington Quarterly.

This lecture is part of the Center's Persian Lecture Series.

Cost: Free

For more information please contact

Peter Szanton, Center for Near Eastern Studies
Tel: (310) 825-1455
pszanton@international.ucla.edu

Sponsor(s): Center for Near Eastern Studies