Khatami's Re-Election And The Road Ahead
by Jahangir Amuzegar
The following article was written for MEES by Jahangir Amuzegar, a distinguished economist and former member of the IMF Executive Board.
President Mohammad Khatamis landslide victory in his bid for re-election to a second term stunned and confounded friends and foe alike. Even by the standards of Irans volatile and fluid politics, the overwhelming support he was given by his core constituency women,...