MENASP Network Database

Social Policy Database

Database of Middle East North Africa Social Policy Expertise

Ms. Atousa Bakhtiari
Masters (including MRes, MBA, MPA), MSc in Agricultural engineering- Rural Development
Current or most recent Employer

Senior Researcher

Agricultural Planning Economic and Rural Development Research Institute (APERDRI),Ministry of Jehd-Agriculture
Time in Post - 23

Organisation Type: Other educatiol institution

Regional Expertise


Disciplinary or professional background

Development Studies, Economics, Science, Technology, Engineering, and/or Mathematics

Contact Info


Agricultural Planning Economic and Rural Development Research Institute (APERDRI) Ministry of Jihad-e-Agriculture No.5, Roudsar, South Aban,Karimkhan Blvd. TEHRAN-IRAN
Public Profiles

Current Areas of Policy Interest

Economic development ( 18 years )

Islamic finance

Areas of Policy Interest over the last ten years

Areas of Policy Interest researched, programmes designed and/or delivered in the last ten years

Economic development

Islamic finance


Academic publications
1- Ways to protect rural communities by agriculture in the WTO agreements and guidelines for Iran, Journal of Rural Research,University of Tehran 2- Assessment of tiol lands destruction in Iran, A case study: Zavat of Chalus in Mazandaran - Iran, from2000 to 2010 American-Eurasian Journal of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences (ISI) ISSN: 1818-6769 -

Academic conferences
1- Socio-Economic Feasibility Study on Establishment of a watershed magement cooperative in Talandasht Kermanshah watershed conducting participatory appraisal of tural resource(PANR) method 2- 72/5000 Policies based on justice and sustaible development of rural areas 3-Survey of prices of agricultural transition in Iran