Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Investors to Approach Iran Energy Projects With Open But Cautious Minds

November 24, 2015 Sputnik News

Jeff Colgan, professor of political science, commented on the announcement by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday that Tehran is ready to increase the production and export of energy resources. "Foreign companies deciding whether to invest will have to balance positive signals from the current government [in Tehran] against the long historical pattern of Iranian antipathy to foreign investors dating back to the 1979 revolution," Colgan claimed.

Investors to Approach Iran Energy Projects With Open But Cautious Minds (comments by Jeff Colgan) – Sputnik News