Before commencing with UNSW, Mehdi was an economist with the Reserve Bank of Australia. Prior to that he held an academic position at the National University of Iran. Mehdi's research interests are associated with monetary economics and macroeconomic policies in an open economy.
- Monadjemi M, Huh H, Private and Government Investment: A Study of Three OECD Countries, International Economic Journal, 12 (2), 1998
- Monadjemi M, International Interest Rates Linkages: Evidence from OECD Countries, International Review of Financial Analysis, Volume 6, No. 3, 229-240, 1997
- Monadjemi M, Huh H, Money and Economic Activity: Some International Evidence, Business and Economics for the 21st Century, Anthology of Selected Papers, Volume II, 270-277, 1998
- Monadjemi M, Huh H, Monetary Transmission Mechanism: Some International Evidence, Business and Economics for the 21st Century, Anthology of Selected Papers, Volume III, 411-422, 1999