Accession Number:

ADA066373

Title:

Determining Discount Rate in Iran and Its Role in Resource Allocation.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

79.0

Abstract:

Definitions, concepts, the rules for investment decision, and the method to compute the rate of return and the social discount rate are presented. By taking the historical data in industrial, services and agriculture sector in Iran the rate of return as an indicator of the social discount rate is computed. Then the role of the social discount rate in resource allocation and its role in economic growth and public sector investment are presented. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE