Fariborz Ghadar is a senior adviser at CSIS and the William A. Schreyer Professor of Global Management, Policies, and Planning and founder of the Center for Global Business Studies at Penn State University. He received his B.A. and M.S. in mechanical engineering from MIT and his M.B.A. and doctorate from the Harvard Business School. Dr. Ghadar is a leading authority on future business trends, global economic assessment, international finance and banking, and global corporate strategy and implementation.