Economics of Election, a Salient Case in Interaction Between Economics and Politics: Editorial Note

Document Type : Original Article


Professor of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Political Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran. Iran


Economics, or broadly speaking (and as its father founders are concerned), the political economy is a social, technical, and moral science. Hence, I prefer to label economics, as an “all-inclusive science”. This science incorporates an enormous interdisciplinary capability. It does have significant interaction with politics and other social and human sciences. Due to obtaining a distinctive methodology and other accomplished instruments, economics can analyze other sciences readily. Consequently, this work is trying to act out economic analysis to political election as a specific case in the interaction between economics and politics. It albeit emphasizes the presidential election in the USA, November 3, 2020.


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