عنوان مقاله [English]
Transportation is one of the most important economic sectors, which the performance of the other economic sectors is highly depends on it. High gasoline consumption in this sector has been an issue in Iranian economy. Because of high gasoline consumption there is not any alternative for the government unless the import of gasoline which this could lead in trade deficit. Moreover as a result of economic habitation it would be more tangible. Because of some facts such as low price of gasoline in Iran, none existence of a suitable substitution, high consumption and its effects on macroeconomic variables it would be necessary to investigate the main factors which affects the gasoline consumption in transportation sector. Therefore this study aimed to estimate long and short- term gasoline consumption function in transportation sector in Iran.