Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 26

25-June-2007

IRAN

Iranian President Rejects Criticism Of His Economic Policies

By a Special Correspondent in Tehran,

Iranian President Mahmud Ahmadinejad has brushed aside the latest criticism of his economic policies by a group of 57 Iranian economists and said, in remarks published on 16 June, that he would not alter these policies. In an open letter published in the Iranian press on 12 June, the economists warned the government about the countrys...