Dr. Ahmad  Jafari Samimi

Dr. Ahmad Jafari Samimi

Professor
The University of Mazandaran Babolsar, Iran


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Economics from The American University, Washington

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Area of Interest:

Economics
100%
Ecological Economics
62%
Econometic Analysis
90%
Economic Affairs
75%
Econometric Models
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Seyyedkolaee, M.A., A.M. Tehranchian, A.J. Samimi and S.M. Mojaverian, 2017. Does agriculture price index respond to exchange rate fluctuations in Iran? Int. J. Agric. Manage. Dev., 7: 407-413.
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  2. Seyyedkolaee, M.A., A. Tehranchian, A.J. Samimi and S.M. Mojaverian, 2017. The impact of exchange rate pass-through on implicit price index of Iran's agriculture sector: An application of M-GARCH and threshold regression models. Q. J. Applied Theor. Econ., 3: 101-128.
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  3. Kazemi, Z., A.J. Samimi and H. Fazlollahtabar, 2016. Risk analysis for knowledge sharing in tax payment. Int. J. Knowledge-Based Organiz., 6: 20-37.
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  4. Jafari, S.A. and M.E. Alizadeh, 2016. Simulation of green tax on economic growth in Iran: Application of Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) approach. Q. J. Econ. Growth Dev. Res., 6: 57-70.
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  5. Samimi, A.J., R.B. Ledary and M.H.J. Samimi, 2015. ICT and economic growth: A comparison between developed and developing countries. Int. J. Life Sci. Eng., 1: 26-32.
  6. Samimi, A.J., G. Norouzi and M. Ehsani, 2015. The impact of agricultural import tariffs and non-tariffs barriers on welfare in Iran. Am. J. Econ. Finance Manage., 1: 287-292.
  7. Samimi, A.J., A.M. Tehranchian, M.A. Ehsani and K.D. Darabi, 2015. The sensitivity of central bank independence measurements to inflation in Iran: A new approach. Int. J. Bus. Dev. Stud., 7: 51-62.
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  8. Rasekhi, S., A.J. Samimi, M.A. Ehsani and E.Z. Lahrami, 2014. The effect of business cycle fluctuations on import protection in selected developing countries. Int. J. Bus. Dev. Stud., 6: 19-40.
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  9. Samimi, A.J., S.G. Kenari and M. Ghajari, 2013. The impact of exchange rate on demand for money in Iran. Int. J. Bus. Dev. Stud., 5: 39-60.
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  10. Samimi, A.J., M. Yahyazadefar, H. Aghajani and S.M. Karimi, 2013. An evaluation of small businesses in Iran. Manage. Sci. Lett., 3: 1409-1414.
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  11. Samimi, A.J. and A. Chehreghani, 2013. Adam Smith: An ethical oriented economist. Global J. Biodivers. Sci. Manage., 3: 20-25.
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  12. Samimi, A., M. Monfared and M. Hosseini, 2013. Women’s participation rate in labor market and corruption. Middle East J. Scient. Res., 14: 867-872.
  13. Hadizadeh, A., A.J. Samimi and Z.M. Elmi, 2013. An estimation of seasonal GDP gap in Iran: Application of adaptive least squares methods. Iran. Econ. Rev., 17: 157-177.
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  14. Ahmadpour, М., А. JafariSamimi and Р. Refaei, 2013. Economic freedom and economic growth: The case of OPEC. J. Hum. Social Sci. Res., 1: 63-71.
  15. Tehranchian, A.M., A.J. Samimi and A. Yazdandoust, 2012. The impact of modern technology on demand for money in Iran. Iran. Econ. Rev., 16: 133-148.
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  16. Samini, A.J. and M.M. Khyareh, 2012. Agriculture and economic growth: The case of Iran. Int. J. Econ. Manage. Eng., 2: 160-166.
  17. Samimi, A.J., Y. Nademi, S. Ghaderi and R. Hosseinzadeh, 2012. Inflation and inflation tax in developing countries: A panel threshold approach. Int. J. Acad. Res. Econ. Manage. Sci., 1: 82-88.
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  18. Samimi, A.J., S. Ghaderi and B. Sanginabadi, 2012. The effects of openness and globalization on inflation: An ARDL bounds test approach. Iran. J. Econ. Stud., 1: 29-54.
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  19. Samimi, A.J., M. Madadi and N. Heydarizade, 2012. An estimation of human capital share in economic growth of Iran using growth accounting approach. Middle-East J. Scient. Res., 11: 90-93.
  20. Samimi, A.J., M. Ebrahimi and K. Azizi, 2012. Estimation of inflation tax capacity in Iran. Middle-East J. Scient. Res., 11: 113-116.
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  21. Samimi, A.J., M. Ahmadpour and S. Ghaderi, 2012. Governance and environmental degradation in MENA region. Proc.-Social Behav. Sci., 62: 503-507.
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  22. Samimi, A.J., M. Abedini and S.H. Laharemi, 2012. Political stability and inflation tax: Evidence from MENA region. Middle-East J. Sci. Res., 11: 85-89.
  23. Samimi, A.J., M. Abedini and M. Abdollahi, 2012.. Corruption and inflation tax in selected developing countries. Middle-East J. Scient. Res., 11: 391-395.
  24. Samimi, A.J., M. Abdolahi and M. Abedini, 2012. Value added tax and export: Evidence from panel data regression. Middle-East J. Scient. Res., 11: 253-259.
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  25. Samimi, A.J. and Y.E. Roshan, 2012. The impact of ICT shocks on business cycle some evidence from Iran. Iran. Econ. Rev., 16: 123-145.
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  26. Razavi, S.M.H., A.J. Samimi, S.H. Mohammadi and F.T. Salehani, 2012. Analysis of the relationship between entrepreneurial organizational culture and personality attributes of sport teachers: Evidence from Mazandaran province in Iran. Middle-East J. Scient. Res., 11: 201-208.
  27. Petanlar, S.K., M.T. Gilak, A.J. Samimi and A. Aminkhaki, 2012. Investigation of main factors on tax evasion in Iran. J. Basic Applied Scient. Res., 2: 5182-5184.
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  28. Gilak, M.T., P.S. Karimi, A.J. Samimi and A. Aminkhaki, 2012. The nonlinear effect of effective tax rate on tax evasion in Iran. Am. J. Scient. Res., 46: 43-46.
  29. Gilak, M.T., P.S. Karimi, A.J. Samimi and A. Aminkhaki, 2012. The nonlinear effect of effective tax rate on tax evasion in Iran. Am. J. Scient. Res., 46: 43-46.
  30. Ahmadpour, A., A.J. Samimi and H. Golmohammadi, 2012. Corporate governance and capital structure: Evidence from Tehran stock exchange. Middle East J. Sci. Res., 11: 531-535.
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  31. Samimi, A.J., S. Sadeghi and S. Sadeghi, 2011. Tourism and economic growth in developing countries: P-VAR approach. Middle-East J. Scient. Res., 10: 28-32.
  32. Samimi, A.J., S. Ghaderi and B. Sanginabadi, 2011. Openness and inflation in Iran. Int. J. Econ. Manage. Eng., 1: 42-49.
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  33. Samimi, A.J., S. Ghaderi and M. Ahmadpour, 2011. Environmental sustainability and economic growth: Evidence from evidence from some developing countries. Adv. Environ. Biol., 5: 961-966.
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  34. Samimi, A.J., M. Ahmadpour, R. Moghaddasi and K. Azizi, 2011. Environmental performance and economic growth: New evidence from the Oic countries. Adv. Environ. Biol., 5: 655-666.
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  35. Samimi, A.J., A. Kashefi, P. Salatin and M. Lashkarizadeh, 2011. Environmental performance and HDI: Evidence from countries around the world. Middle-East J. Scient. Res., 10: 294-301.
  36. Samimi, A.J., 2011. Scientific output: Evidence from Iran and the middle east. J. Educ. Vocational Res., 2: 138-142.
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  37. Samimi, A.J., 2011. Scientific output and GDP: Evidence from countries around the world. J. Educ. Vocational Res., 2: 38-41.
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  38. Samimi, A.J., 2011. GDP and economic well-being: New evidence from selected developed countries. Inform. Manage. Bus. Rev., 3: 63-67.
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  39. Samimi, A.J., 2011. Corruption and inflation tax in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region: Sensitivity to definition of corruption. J. Social Dev. Sci., 1: 67-73.
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  40. Samimi, A.J., 2011. Corruption and FDI in OIC countries. Inform. Manage. Bus. Rev., 2: 106-111.
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  41. Samimi, A.J. and S. Jamshidbaygi, 2011. Budget deficit and inflation: A sensitivity analysis to inflation and money supply in Iran. Middle-East J. Scient. Res., 8: 257-260.
  42. Samimi, A.J. and S. Ghaderi, 2011. Efficiency wage hypothesis: The case study of Iran's manufacturing industries. J. Social Dev. Sci., 1: 157-164.
  43. Samimi, A.J. and R. Mohammadi, 2011. Measuring customer satisfaction index (CSI) in Iranian tile industry using Pls path modeling technique. Middle-East J. Scient. Res., 8: 141-149.
  44. Samimi, A.J. and M. Arab, 2011. Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and Total Factor Productivity (TFP): Evidence from selected countries of the world. Middle-East J. Sci. Res., 10: 768-776.
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  45. Samimi, A.J. and M. Ahmadpour, 2011. Comparison of environmental performance index (EPI) in OIC countries: Before and after financial crisis. Adv. Environ. Biol., 5: 201-209.
  46. Samimi, A.J. and M. Abdolahi, 2011. Value added tax and export: The case of selected countries around the world. J. Econ. Behav. Stud., 2: 298-305.
  47. Samimi, A.J. and K.D. Darabi, 2011. Forecasting government size in Iran using artificial neural network. J. Econ. Behav. Stud., 3: 274-278.
  48. Samimi, A., S. Sadeghi and S. Sadeghi, 2011. The impact of the terms of trade volatility on economic growth: Evidence from oil exporting countries. Int. J. Econ. Manage. Eng., 1: 50-53.
  49. Samimi, A., R. Nouri and R. Hosseinzadeh, 2011. Foreign trade and economic growth: Evidence of Thirlwall’s law in Iran. J. Social Dev. Sci., 2: 81-88.
  50. Samimi, A., M. Mahmoodzadeh and L. Shadabi, 2011. Inflation and economic freedom: Evidence from MENA region. J. Econ. Behav. Stud., 2: 125-130.
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  51. Samimi, A. and H. Hosseinmardi, 2011. Gender and corruption: Evidence from selected developing countries. Middle-East J. Scient. Res., 9: 718-727.
  52. Poorfaraj, A., A.J. Samimi and H. Keshavarz, 2011. Knowledge and economic growth: Evidence from some developing countries. J. Educ. Vocational Res., 1: 21-25.
  53. Petanlar, S.K., M.T. Gilak, A.J. Samimi and A. Aminkhaki, 2011. An estimation of tax evasion in Iran. J. Econ. Behav. Stud., 3: 8-12.
  54. Nouri, M. and A.J. Samimi, 2011. The impact of monetary policy on economic growth in Iran. Middle-East J. Scient. Res., 9: 740-743.
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  55. Naghdi, Y., A.J. Samimi and N. Kakoei, 2011. Moneyand Inflation in Iran: Evidence from P* model. J. Econ. Behav. Stud., 3: 311-316.
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  56. Naghdi, Y., A.J. Samimi and M. Soltantooye, 2011. Inflation and economic growth in Iran: Evidence from ARDL and rolling linear models. Inform. Manage. Bus. Rev., 3: 383-388.
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  57. Jafarisamimi, A., H. Zobeiri, H. Samani and Y. Nademi, 2011. Inflation and inflation tax in Iran: A threshold regression ‘Laffer Curve’ model. J. Educ. Behav. Stud., 3: 163-186.
  58. Azizi, K., A.J. Samimi and R. Moghadassi, 2011. The economic impact of Islamic Azad university, Firoozkuh branch on the sustainable development of Firoozkuh economy. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 5: 1532-1535.
  59. Tehranchian, A.M., A.J. Samimi and M. Behravesh, 2010. Government size, inflation and economic growth in Iran. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 3934-3937.
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  60. Samimi, A.J., Z. Rezanejad and F. Ariani, 2010. Growth and FDI in OIC countries. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 4883-4885.
  61. Samimi, A.J., Y. Nademi and H. Zobeiri, 2010. Government size and economic growth: A threshold regression approach in selected Islamic countries. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 2247-2249.
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  62. Samimi, A.J., S.K.P. Lar, G.K. Haddad and M. Alizadeh, 2010. Fiscal decentralization and economic growth in Iran. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 5490-5495.
  63. Samimi, A.J., S.K. Petanlar, G.K. Haddad and M. Alizadeh, 2010. Fiscal decentralization and economic growth: A nonlinear model for provinces of Iran. Iran. Econ. Rev., 15: 125-133.
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  64. Samimi, A.J., N.E. Erami and Y. Mehnatfar, 2010. Environmental performance index and economic growth: Evidence from some developing countries. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 3098-3102.
  65. Samimi, A.J., B. Bidabad and R. Mohammadi, 2010. Simulation of continuous qualitative variables in econometric models using fuzzy functions and numbers. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 4780-4791.
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  66. Samimi, A.J., A.M. Tehranchian and Y.E. Roshan, 2010. Herd behavior demand and supply shocks on business cycle: An empirical analysis in Iran. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 4930-4936.
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  67. Samimi, A.J. and R.B. Ledary, 2010. ICT and economic growth: New evidence from some developing countries. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 3086-3091.
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  68. Samimi, A.J. and F.T. Salehani, 2010. VAT and Governance: Evidence from countries around the world. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 4852-4856.
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  69. Samimi, A.J. and F. Habibian, 2010. Government size and economic growth: New evidence from some developing countries. J. Basic Applied Scient. Res., 1: 118-123.
  70. Samimi, A.J. and F. Ariani, 2010. Governance and FDI in MENA region. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 4880-4882.
  71. Samimi, A.J. and B.A. Rostamkolaei, 2010. The simple proof of Legendre's condition in economics. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 6276-6280.
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  72. Samimi, A.J. and F.T. Salehani, 2010. Governance and natural resources: Evidence from OPEC countries. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 4213-4217.
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  73. Potanlar, K., A.J. Samimi and A.R. Roshan, 2010. Corruption and tax revenues: New evidence from some developing caountries. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 4218-4222.
  74. Amir, M.T., J.S. Ahmad and B. Masoud, 2010. Government size, inflation and economic growth in Iran. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 4: 3934-3937.
  75. Samimi, A.J., S. Zarroki and A. Hadizadeh, 2009. Tax capacity and tax effort: Evidence from Islamic Republic of Iran. World Applied Sci. J., 6: 1413-1423.
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  76. Samimi, A.J. and S.M. Alerasoul, 2009. R&D and economic growth: New evidence from some developing countries. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 3: 3464-3469.
  77. Samimi, A.J. and M. Motameni, 2009. Political stability and of inflation targeting: New empirical evidence. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 3: 1319-1322.
  78. Samimi, A.J. and M. Motameni, 2009. Political stability and of inflation targeting: New empirical evidence. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 3: 1319-1322.
  79. Samimi, A.J. and B. Shahryar, 2009. Inflation uncertainty and economic growth in Iran. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci., 3: 2919-2925.
  80. Hosseini, M.R. and A.J. Samimi, 2009. An analysis of economic well-being trend in Iran. J. Applied Sci. Res., 5: 1732-1740.
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  81. Erfani, A. and A.J. Samimi, 2009. Long memory forecasting of stock price index using a fractionally differenced ARMA model. J. Applied Sci. Res., 5: 1721-1731.
  82. Jafari-Samimi, A., S.J. Larimi and S.M. Hosseini, 2008. Investigation on relationship between revealed comparative advantage of value-added agricultural sector and economic development of Khorasan province of Iran. Am.-Euroasian J. Agric. Environ. Sci., 2: 113-117.
  83. Yazdi, A.S., A.J. Samimi and Z. Elmi, 2007. Estimating demand for money in Iran using autoregressive distributed lag method. Iran. Econ. Res., 29: 1-15.
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  84. Samimi, A.J. and T. Dehghani, 2007. A dynamic model for maximization of external profits of natural gas reserves of Iran and its application. Int. Energy J., 8: 83-92.
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  85. Jafari-Samimi, A., B. Shirazi and H. Fazlollahtabar, 2007. A comparison between time series, exponential smoothing and neural network methods to forecast GDP of Iran. Iran. Econ. Rev., 12: 19-35.
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  86. Samimi, A.J., S. Yousefi and A.M. Tehranchian, 2006. An application of optimal control theory in economics: Optimal fiscal and monetary policies in Iran. Applied Math. Comput., 172: 198-209.
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  87. Jafari-Samimi, A. and A.M. Tehranchian, 2006. The impact of fiscal policies on macroeconomic indexes under endogenous monetary policies in Iran. Knowl. Dev., 18: 11-29.
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  88. Jafari-Samimi, A., 2005. The conflict between educated employment and economic revealed comparative advantage: The case of northern provinces of Iran. J. Fac. Humanities Social Sci., 4: 13-37.
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  89. Jafari-Samimi, A. and V. Taghinejad-Omran, 2005. The welfare cost of inflation: Theory with an application of generalized method of moments (GMM) to Iran. Iran. Econ. Rev., 10: 45-62.
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  90. Jafari-Samimi, A. and A.A. Hamzehi, 2005. Factors determining tax evasion: The case of babul gold sellers. J. Econ. Res. Policies, 34: 3-20.
  91. Jafari-Samimi, A., 2002. Scientific vs. cookbook econometrics: An emphasis on the ethical issues. Iran. Econ. Rev., 6: 25-36.
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  92. Samimi, A.J., 2001. Seigniorage and central bank independence in developing countries: Further empirical evidence. Int. J. Humanities, 8: 17-28.
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  93. Jafari-Samimi, A., 2001. Corruption and central bank independence evidence from developing countries. Int. J. Humanities, 8: 13-24.
  94. Samimi, A.J., 2000. A two-way relation between inflation and public sector economics: Theory with an application to the case of Islamic republic of Iran. Int. J. Humanities, 7: 8-15.
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  95. Jafari-Samimi, A., 1984. Social security and private savings: Empirical analysis. Public Finance, 39: 226-245.
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