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Economic Trends: March and April

April 21, 2015
Cameron GlennThe most significant development in March and April was the nuclear framework announced on April 2 by Iran and the world’s six major powers. They now face a June 30 deadline for converting a blueprint into a final nuclear deal. International investors have begun eyeing Iran in…

Key Issues in Dispute on Nuke Deal

April 15, 2015
Conflicting interpretations crystallized over terms in the proposed nuclear deal between Iran and the world’s six major powers within days of the April 2 announcement. Washington and Tehran seem to have differing views on sanctions relief, advanced centrifuges, and international inspections. With…

Diplomacy in 2014: Better Ties, But No Deal

December 15, 2014
Cameron Glenn             Tehran reached out to the world in 2014. But President Hassan Rouhani’s attempts to improve relations stalled, as hardliners in parliament pushed back.             The world initially responded. Western diplomats and businessmen flocked to Iran, hopeful that Rouhani’s…