Geography and plan
Measurement and Spatial Analysis of Rural Development Level in Hamedan Province

Shapour Zarifian; Somaye latifi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , January 2018, , Pages 281-298

  The present study aimed to determine and spatial analysis of rural development level in rural districts of Hamedan province by using MCDM techniques. To assess the development level of rural districts, 53 indexes were defined in eight groups: demographic, infrastructure, education, health, communication, ...  Read More

Agricultural Extension and Education
Barriers Factors to Micro Business Development in Rural Areas (The case of Goyje Bel Reigen, Central District of Ahar Township)

Tahereh Maleki; parviz golparvar; shapur zarifian

Volume 4, Issue 3 , January 2018, , Pages 317-333

  Rural entrepreneurship, as an economic force for sustainable rural development plays a key role in the achievement of social and economic development in a society. One of the best examples of rural entrepreneurship is rural micro business that creates jobs, generate wealth and contribute to a more equitable ...  Read More