Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LIV

No 29

18-Jul-2011

Iran At A Crossroads As It Faces Political And Economic Challenges

Iran today faces major political and economic challenges which, if left unchecked, could possibly undermine its Islamic system of government. Everyday life in Tehran on first impression is not dissimilar to that in other capitals, and western department stores like Debenhams and United Colors of Benetton have opened branches in the more affluent northern parts of the...