Jahangir Amuzegar

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Jahangir Amuzegar (in Persian: جهانگير آموزگار; born January 13, 1920[1]) is an Iranian economist, academic and politician.[2]

An economist by training, Amuzegar served as Minister of Commerce and Minister of Finance of Iran. He also acted as executive director of International Monetary Fund. Amouzegar holds a bachelor degree in economy from Tehran University. He pursued his studies and eventually got a doctorate from UCLA.

His brother, Jamshid Amuzegar, was a Prime Minister of Iran during the Shah's reign.



  1. ^ "Biographical statement: Jahangir Amuzegar". International Monetary Fund. 
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