Impacts of the Us Trade and Financial Sanctions on Iran

@article{Torbat2005ImpactsOT,
  title={Impacts of the Us Trade and Financial Sanctions on Iran},
  author={Akbar E. Torbat},
  journal={International Law \& Trade eJournal},
  year={2005}
}
  • Akbar E. Torbat
  • Published 1 March 2005
  • Economics
  • International Law & Trade eJournal
This article presents a case study of the effectiveness of the US unilateral trade and financial sanctions on Iran. To assess the trade sanctions' effect, the US-Iran historical trade data are examined, and the economic cost of trade sanctions is measured by applying the concept of welfare loss. The financial sanctions' impacts are evaluated by assessing the extra charges Iran has paid on its foreign debt obligations and for financing its oil development projects. At the end, the efficacy of… 
The impact of the United States sanctions on Iran’s trade flows : A gravity model approach
The Iranian economy has over 30-years been under several of US sanctions due to differences in their political objectives, affecting primarily their economic lifeblood, the oil business. Therefore
The Apparent Success of Iran Sanctions
Much has been written on the impact of sanctions and on their limited success in achieving political objectives. The case of Iran is insightful in examining their costs and benefits, both for the
The Impact of Sanctions Imposed by the European Union against Iran on their Bilateral Trade: General versus Targeted Sanctions
Abstract The European Union (EU) has been using economic sanctions both as a foreign policy tool and as a liberal alternative to military action. Since 2006, it has been implementing general
The Impact of US Sanctions on Iran
Abstract This study looks at different ways states act in order to achieve their objectives in the international arena; foreign policy employs various ranging from diplomacy, propaganda, economic
Challenges and Opportunities of Oil Sanctions for Iranian Economy
In this paper, the consequences of oil sanctions on Iran’s economy were investigated and the pros and cons potentially arising due to such sanctions were highlighted. In this regard, a computable
How Would a Possible U.N. Sanction Affect the Iranian Economy?
Though Iran’s economy has experienced various types of sanctions post revolution and during the war with Iraq, the latest series of economic sanctions by the U.N. Security Council, based on
Cause for optimism? Financial sanctions and the rise of the Sino-North Korean border economy
ABSTRACT This article critically engages with recent arguments that financial sanctions are capable of overcoming the shortcomings of traditional trade sanctions as well as more targeted ‘smart
Economic sanctions: a tool of the past or the future?
In order to gain a better understanding of the effects of economic sanctions I study the effect that sanction episodes in the period of 1962 till 2000 have had on international trade. With the use of
Do Sanctions Backfire? Evidence from the Western Economies and Russia Sanctions
  • Economics
  • 2017
The aim of this thesis is to investigate whether sanctions have a negative effect also on the sanctioning economies and not only on the targeted ones. I investigate the recent sanctions imposed by
...
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 36 REFERENCES
Economic Sanctions Reconsidered: History and Current Policy
Part 1 Introduction: lessons drawn from case studies historical overview the cyclical popularity of sanctions sender countries and their motives limitations on the use of sanctions plan of the book.
Freezing Assets: The USA and the Most Effective Economic Sanction
Economic sanctions and freezing assets the International Emergency Economic Powers Act and the freezing of Iranian assets the extraterrestrial application of the freeze order and the litigation in
International Economic Sanctions: A Public Choice Perspective
Alternative approaches to international economic sanctions the method of public choice and its application to international political economy a model of the sanctioning process the economic impact of
Sanctions on South Africa: What Did They Do?
This paper considers the economic sanctions that were applied in the mid-1980s to pressure the South African government to end apartheid. It asks what role those sanctions played in the eventual
Economic Sanctions: Examining Their Philosophy and Efficacy
This is the first of three related, empirically based studies examining the broad range of issues raised by the use of economic sanctions. This volume addresses the philosophy behind economic
Economic Sanctions in Support of Foreign Policy Goals
Now available directly from: IIE11 Dupont Circle, NWWashington, DC 20036Tel: (202) 328-9000Eighty sanctions cases since World War I are reviewed in this monograph. These include Cuba, Rhodesia, Iran,
International Economic Sanctions Are Not Zero-Sum Games: There Are Only Losers
Ostensibly, the US sanctions have been enacted to bring pressure on Iran to abandon her support of terrorism and subversion of the region, efforts to produce weapons of mass destruction, and
The Brain Drain from Iran to the United States
In this article, the underlying forces and the extent of brain drain from Iran to the United States are studied. The brain drain is measured by the migration rates of Iranian nationals to the US with
Sanctions: Some Simple Analytics
Governments often seek influence beyond their borders. One way is through what Thomas Schelling (1960, 1966) calls "brute force," taking direct physical control. Less extreme methods are to promise
Smart Sanctions: Targeting Economic Statecraft
TLDR
This book discusses the United Nations Experience with Travel Sanctions, and the effects of Targeted Sanctions on Nontarget States, and smart Sanctions in Iraq.
...
...