The Iranian Economic Review (IER) is a double-blind peer-reviewed, open-access journal intended to publish original research papers in the field of economics.

IER is indexed in SCOPUS (from 2013 to present) as the largest abstract and citation database of international peer- reviewed journals. 

The main purpose of IER journal is to provide a forum for members of the academic community who are interested in the Iranian economy. Manuscripts are invited and subject to anonymous review.


  • Date of First Publication: July1994
  • Review Process: Double-blind peer-review
  • Type of Articles: Original Article, Case-Study, Applied Article, Methodologies
  • Type of Access: Open Access (OA)
  • Start Year open license: 1994, Vol. 1, No. 1
  • Frequency: Quarterly
  • Document Type: Research Paper
  • Print ISSN: 1026-6542
  • Online ISSN: 2588-6096
  • Publisher: University of Tehran
  • Time to submitted to the reviewers: Maximum two week
  • Manuscript Review Fee: 2,000,000 Rial (after submission)
  • Manuscript Acceptance Fee: 4,000,000 Rial (after acceptance)
  • Language: English
  • Cited by SCOPUS: Since 2013
  • Cite Score of Scopus: 0.7
  • Quartile of SJR: Q4
  • H-index: 25
  • Copyright: This Journal is an open access Journal Licensed under the Creative Commons license (CC-BY 4.0) International License.


Specific subtitles covered by the journal are:


  1. Applied Microeconomics
  2. Behavioral and Experimental Economics
  3. Development Economics
  4. Econometrics
  5. Economics of Technology
  6. Environmental, Resource and Energy Economics
  7. Financial Economics
  8. Game Theory
  9. Health Economics
  10. Industrial Organization
  11. International Trade
  12. Labor Economics
  13. Macroeconomics
  14. Microeconomics Theory
  15. Monetary Economics
  16. Public Economics


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Current Issue: Volume 28, Issue 2, June 2024 

Is Population Growth a Requisite For National Economic Growth? A Revisit of the Debates Using Panel Data Analysis

Pages 640-678


Anthony Onogiese Osobase; Wilson Friday Ohioze; Samuel Olayinka Musa; Tope Joshua Ojo; Ayobola Olufolake Charles

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