عنوان مقاله [English]
The Reinstatement of US secondary sanctions on May 8, 2018 has led to a new legal environment with regards to the commercial activities and investment in Iran’s oil and gas sector. The economic sanctions targets non-US companies and individuals and affects all the players related to the Iranian market on an extra-territorial basis. This article looks to study the opportunities and threats Iran’s economy and oil and gas sectors are facing through comparing the economic sanctions imposed during 2010-2013 with the reinstatement of US secondary sanctions against Iran on May 8, 2018. It further provides policy advising on how to prevent and mitigate the negative impact of these reinstated secondary sanctions.