The Government Size and Trade Openness in Iran: Evidence from Smooth Transition Regression 
(STR) Model
The Government Size and Trade Openness in Iran: Evidence from Smooth Transition Regression (STR) Model

saeed Karimi petanlar; Jalal Montazeri Shoorekchali; Ayoub Khazaei

Volume 1, Issue 2 , January 2018, , Pages 199-219

Abstract
  Considering the importance of the relationship between government size and trade openness, this study has examined the nonlinearity effect of trade openness on the government size in ...  Read More
Inflation and Economic Growth: A Smooth Transition Regression (STR) Approach
Inflation and Economic Growth: A Smooth Transition Regression (STR) Approach

Firouz Fallahi; Hossein Asgharpur; Mohammad Ali Motaffaker Azad; Jalal Montazeri Shoorekchali

Volume 0, Issue 21 , July 2012, , Pages 47-64

Abstract
  This paper examines the asymmetric effect of inflation on the economic growth in Iran during the period 1990:2 – 2008:2. To that end, we use a smooth transition regression model ...  Read More