Remembering Parviz Davoodi: A Controversial Legacy in Politics and Economics


The life and career of Parviz Davoodi are reflective of the complicated nature of Iranian politics over the past decades. His death signals the end of an era for a man whose policies and ideology left an indelible mark on the fabric of Iranian society. The true measure of his legacy will be determined by the future direction Iran takes in integrating its traditional values with those of a globalized world as academia and policymakers assess his impact.