The Islamic Revolution at 40

Author
Djavad Salehi-Isfahani
Content Type
Commentary and Analysis
Institution
Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard University
Abstract
The Islamic Republic of Iran marks its 40th anniversary this week. But, with the country beset by a severe economic crisis, the question on everyone’s lips –within Iran and the diaspora alike – seems to be whether the Islamic Revolution has actually improved Iranians’ lives.
Topic
International Political Economy, International Affairs
Political Geography
Iran