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  • June 01, 2008|Arang KeshavarzianMiddle East Quarterly

    Bazaar and State in Iran

    At the time of Iran's 1979 Islamic Revolution, two-thirds of Iran's wholesale trade and at least 30 percent of imports were transacted through Tehran's bazaar merchants. The merchandise did not necessarily physically pass through the bazaar, but the