Iran: Nascent Democracy In Retreat
by Jahangir Amuzegar
In the following article, Jahangir Amuzegar, a distinguished economist and former member of the IMF Executive Board, reviews the retreat and future prospects of Irans reform movement.
Irans universally welcome pro-democracy movement that led to the unexpected landslide victory of Hojatoleslam Mohammad Khatami in the May 1997 presidential race has been dealt some devastating blows in recent months. And a...