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Crossover: Iranian currency declines in value

10-08-2012 22:00 BJT

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Iran’s currency has been rattling near bottom after a stunning free fall, losing 40 percent of its value against the US dollar in a week. Full Story>>

For more on this, we’re joined on the line by associate professor, Dr. Seyed Mohammad Marandi, from the University of Tehran.

Q1: Iranian citizens’ purchasing power has been hit hard by the Rial’s decline in value, what do you think the government should do to reverse the trend?

Q2: What impact will the currency decline have on the country’s political situation?

Editor:Zhang Jianfeng |Source: CCTV.com

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