Fariborz Ghadar

William A. Schreyer Professor of Global Management, Policies and Planning , Director, Center for Global Business Studies
Department: Finance, Center for Global Business Studies
Office: 388B Business Building
Phone: 814-865-0544
Fax: 814-863-7435
E-mail: fghadar@psu.edu
Member of Faculty Since: 1994


International Finance and Banking
Global Economic Assessment
e-Business, Supply Chain and Emerging Markets
Energy, Oil & Gas industry, the Middle East
Global Corporate Strategy and Implementation

Publication List

F. Ghadar, "Becoming American: Why Immigration is Good for our Nation's Future", 03/2014,

F. Ghadar and E. Peterson, "Global Tectonics: What Every Business Needs to Know", 05/2005,

F. Ghadar and J.Bolt, "Developing Strategic Thinking: Incorporating Future Scenarios in Executive Development", The Future of Executive Development, 01/2005, 237-245.

F. Ghadar, H. Morgan, P. Harkins, and M. Goldsmith, "Strategy Implementation: Where the Fun Begins", The Art and Practice of Leadership Coaching: 50 Top Executive Coaches Reveal Their Secrets, 12/2004, 203-206.

Media Mention

Why Life Science Needs Its Own Silicon Valley,  Harvard Business Review

An Endeavor In Fluidity,  Inside Supply Chain

Change Is Constant,  Inside Supply Management

China's Role in the U.S. Economy,  Marketplace

Egypt Not Alone In Its Economic Problems,  Voice of America

Unrest in the Middle East,  Fox News

“Iran nuclear talks: Why there’s room to strike a deal.” ,  CNN Opinion


D.B.A., International Business, Harvard Business School, 1975

M.B.A., Master of Business Administration, Harvard Business School, 1972

M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1970

B.S., Biomedical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1969

B.S., Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1968


FIN/IB 555, Global Finance - New Horizons

MGMT 561, Global Strategy and Organization