Ahmad Rahnema

Ahmad Rahnema

Grados Académicos

PhD in Business Administration and Economics. I.E.S.E., University of Navarra

Master in Business Administration. Western Michigan University

BA in Accountancy.. Institute Of Advance Accounting

Experiencia Actual

Professor of Finance, (since 1991). I.E.S.E. Business School, University of Navarra

Holder of Fuel Freedom Foundation Chair for Energy and Social Development. I.E.S.E. Business School, University of Navarra

Director of Financial Management Department. I.E.S.E. Business School, University of Navarra

Deputy Dean for Faculty. I.E.S.E. Business School, University of Navarra

Áreas de interés

FINANZAS

Libros
- Finanzas Internacionales, Ediciones Deusto, Barcelona, 2007.
- Basilea II, Una nueva forma de relación Banca-Empresa, with Jordi Soley, ( McGraw-Hill de España),
1st. Edition -2004, 2nd. Edition-2007.
- Como interpretar la prensa económica y financiera, with Josep Faus (Deusto, Barcelona 1997), 2 nd.
Edition, 2001.
- Crecimiento e Inversión, with A. Argandoña, J. Gual and J.L. Suárez (Folio, Barcelona 1996)
- Mercados Financieros Internacionales with P. Videla and A. Pastor (Folio, Barcelona 1996)
Book Chapters
- "Estrategia financiera internacional" in Lo que se aprende en los mejores MBA', Volumen 2, Gestión
2000, Barcelona, 2008.
- "Resposl, S.A.", in European Casebook on Finance, Prentice-Hall, 1995.
- "Ibersnacks, S.A.", in European Casebook on Finance, Prentice-Hall, 1995.
- "Innovaciones financieras en la cobertura de riesgos", in Las Finanzas En Las Empresas, Plaza &
Janés Editores, S.A., Barcelona, 1990.

Artículos académicos
Refereed
- "Hoteles y Aparthoteles Garden", Journal of Accounting Case Research, Vol. 5 No. 2
- "Nokia's Growing Cash Mountain", International Journal of Finance Education, Vol. 1, No 1, pp.
85-112, January 2005.
- "Innovative Health Financing: Donor Views on Progress, Problems, Opportunities & Strategy"
Published by The Brookings Institution, Snapshot Series, July 2008.
- "Applying Ownership Strategy to Collective Action and the UN's SDGs and ESG Framework".
Summitted to Journal of Business Ethic (March 2020).
- "CSR and Effective Tax Rate", (work in process)
- "Bioethanol In Sub-Sharan Africa: An Overview", (work in process)

Estudios y monografías
- "An Overview of Exchange and Interest Rate Risk Management - How to Make Risk Management a Competitive Weapon", Nº 178, February 1990, Research Division, IESE.
- "Latest Developments in the Field of Finance", Nº 188, May 1990, Research Division, IESE.
- "Empirical Evidence on the Familiarity and Adoption of Capital Budgeting Techniques in Small Firms of the Former GDR", working paper Nº 5, 1992, Universitaetsseminar Der Wirtschaft Schloss Gracht, Germany.
- "Initial Public Offering (IPOs): The Spanish Experience", Nº 243, March 1993, Research Division, IESE.
- "Los factores determinantes en la política de cobertura de las empresas europeas", Nº 325, September 1996, Research Division, IESE.
- "Gestión del riesgo de tipo de cambio en la empresa", Nº 344, July 1997, Research Division, IESE.
- "El sector de las tarjetas de pago en España", IESE, DT-2778, Octubre 2002, 43 páginas.
- "Cómo prevenir la crisis en las pequeñas y medianas empresas en Cataluña", IESE, No 28. septiembre
2005, 47 páginas.
- "Innovative Health Financing: Donor Views on Progress, Problems, Opportunities & Strategy" The Brookings Institution, Snapshot Series, Julio 2008.
- Europe: Riding out of Recession, in "The future of electronic payments in Europe", Visa Europe, 2010.
- "Las oficinas bancarias y el proceso de reestructuración en marcha, IESE, ST-175, Julio 2012.
- "Powering Kenya: Understanding the Landscape and Exploring Possibilities for Investments", IESE, WP-1180-E, 07/2017
- "Growing Kenya: Exploring investment opportunities in Kenya's fertilizer industry", IESE, WP- 1173-E, 05/2017
- "Alternative Cooking Fuels in Kenya: How can household decision-making be impacted?", IESE, WP-1177-E, 05/2017
- "The Potential of Alternative Fuels In Kenya: Entrepreneurial Opportunities From Imperfect Markets", IESE, WP-1171-E, 04/2017
- "Pay-As-You-Go: Unlocking Access to Energy Services in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Disruptive Business Model Leveraging Mobile Technology to Finance Energy Services for the Bottom of the Pyramid", Paola Giordano; Leticia Pelizan; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad, IESE, OP-303-E, 07/2018
- "Fueling The Change: The Journey From Biomass To Modern Source. Situation and Perspectives of Cooking Fuels in Côte d'Ivoire", Giordano, Paola; Assogba, Mirabelle; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad, IESE, WP-1207-E, 10/2018
- "Fuel Industry for Road Transportation in Côte D'ivoire "Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad; Sanchez, Felix; Sedji, Siam-Ize, , IESE, WP-1206-E, 10/2018
- "Powering Côte d'Ivoire: Understanding The Landscape And Exploring Possibilities For Investment", Pelizan Pavlak, Leticia; Sedji, Siam-Ize Hermann; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad, IESE, WP-1205-E, 09/2018
- "Accelerating the Green Revolution in Côte d'Ivoire: Fertilizers Against Undernourishment and Deforestation", Giordano, Paola; Assogba, Mirabelle; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad, IESE, WP-1204-E, 10/2018
- "Promoting Access to Clean Cooking Fuels in Subsaharian Africa Through Entrepreneurial Initiative: Challenges and Strategies.", Leticia Pelizan; Giordano, Paola; Lickteig, Lena; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad, IESE, OP-312-E, 06/2019
- "Compagnie Ivoirienne d'Électricité: Delivering Electricity for All", Pelizan, Leticia; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad, IESE, OP-314-E, 07/2019
- "Solar Home Solutions Using a Pay-As-You-Go Model in Ghana: Exploring the Opportunity", Pelizan, Leticia; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad; Lickteig, Lena. IESE, OP-319-E, 10/2019
- "The Cooking Fuel Sector in Ghana", Pelizan, Leticia; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad., IESE, OP-321-E, 10/2019

- "Overview of Ghana's Fertilizer Sector", Pelizan, Leticia; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad; Martí, Gina., IESE, OP-323-E, 10/2019

 

Libros
- Finanzas Internacionales, Ediciones Deusto, Barcelona, 2007.
- Basilea II, Una nueva forma de relación Banca-Empresa, with Jordi Soley, ( McGraw-Hill de España),
1st. Edition -2004, 2nd. Edition-2007.
- Como interpretar la prensa económica y financiera, with Josep Faus (Deusto, Barcelona 1997), 2 nd.
Edition, 2001.
- Crecimiento e Inversión, with A. Argandoña, J. Gual and J.L. Suárez (Folio, Barcelona 1996)
- Mercados Financieros Internacionales with P. Videla and A. Pastor (Folio, Barcelona 1996)
Book Chapters
- "Estrategia financiera internacional" in Lo que se aprende en los mejores MBA', Volumen 2, Gestión
2000, Barcelona, 2008.
- "Resposl, S.A.", in European Casebook on Finance, Prentice-Hall, 1995.
- "Ibersnacks, S.A.", in European Casebook on Finance, Prentice-Hall, 1995.
- "Innovaciones financieras en la cobertura de riesgos", in Las Finanzas En Las Empresas, Plaza &
Janés Editores, S.A., Barcelona, 1990.

Artículos académicos
Refereed
- "Hoteles y Aparthoteles Garden", Journal of Accounting Case Research, Vol. 5 No. 2
- "Nokia's Growing Cash Mountain", International Journal of Finance Education, Vol. 1, No 1, pp.
85-112, January 2005.
- "Innovative Health Financing: Donor Views on Progress, Problems, Opportunities & Strategy"
Published by The Brookings Institution, Snapshot Series, July 2008.
- "Applying Ownership Strategy to Collective Action and the UN's SDGs and ESG Framework".
Summitted to Journal of Business Ethic (March 2020).
- "CSR and Effective Tax Rate", (work in process)
- "Bioethanol In Sub-Sharan Africa: An Overview", (work in process)

Estudios y monografías
- "An Overview of Exchange and Interest Rate Risk Management - How to Make Risk Management a Competitive Weapon", Nº 178, February 1990, Research Division, IESE.
- "Latest Developments in the Field of Finance", Nº 188, May 1990, Research Division, IESE.
- "Empirical Evidence on the Familiarity and Adoption of Capital Budgeting Techniques in Small Firms of the Former GDR", working paper Nº 5, 1992, Universitaetsseminar Der Wirtschaft Schloss Gracht, Germany.
- "Initial Public Offering (IPOs): The Spanish Experience", Nº 243, March 1993, Research Division, IESE.
- "Los factores determinantes en la política de cobertura de las empresas europeas", Nº 325, September 1996, Research Division, IESE.
- "Gestión del riesgo de tipo de cambio en la empresa", Nº 344, July 1997, Research Division, IESE.
- "El sector de las tarjetas de pago en España", IESE, DT-2778, Octubre 2002, 43 páginas.
- "Cómo prevenir la crisis en las pequeñas y medianas empresas en Cataluña", IESE, No 28. septiembre
2005, 47 páginas.
- "Innovative Health Financing: Donor Views on Progress, Problems, Opportunities & Strategy" The Brookings Institution, Snapshot Series, Julio 2008.
- Europe: Riding out of Recession, in "The future of electronic payments in Europe", Visa Europe, 2010.
- "Las oficinas bancarias y el proceso de reestructuración en marcha, IESE, ST-175, Julio 2012.
- "Powering Kenya: Understanding the Landscape and Exploring Possibilities for Investments", IESE, WP-1180-E, 07/2017
- "Growing Kenya: Exploring investment opportunities in Kenya's fertilizer industry", IESE, WP- 1173-E, 05/2017
- "Alternative Cooking Fuels in Kenya: How can household decision-making be impacted?", IESE, WP-1177-E, 05/2017
- "The Potential of Alternative Fuels In Kenya: Entrepreneurial Opportunities From Imperfect Markets", IESE, WP-1171-E, 04/2017
- "Pay-As-You-Go: Unlocking Access to Energy Services in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Disruptive Business Model Leveraging Mobile Technology to Finance Energy Services for the Bottom of the Pyramid", Paola Giordano; Leticia Pelizan; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad, IESE, OP-303-E, 07/2018
- "Fueling The Change: The Journey From Biomass To Modern Source. Situation and Perspectives of Cooking Fuels in Côte d'Ivoire", Giordano, Paola; Assogba, Mirabelle; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad, IESE, WP-1207-E, 10/2018
- "Fuel Industry for Road Transportation in Côte D'ivoire "Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad; Sanchez, Felix; Sedji, Siam-Ize, , IESE, WP-1206-E, 10/2018
- "Powering Côte d'Ivoire: Understanding The Landscape And Exploring Possibilities For Investment", Pelizan Pavlak, Leticia; Sedji, Siam-Ize Hermann; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad, IESE, WP-1205-E, 09/2018
- "Accelerating the Green Revolution in Côte d'Ivoire: Fertilizers Against Undernourishment and Deforestation", Giordano, Paola; Assogba, Mirabelle; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad, IESE, WP-1204-E, 10/2018
- "Promoting Access to Clean Cooking Fuels in Subsaharian Africa Through Entrepreneurial Initiative: Challenges and Strategies.", Leticia Pelizan; Giordano, Paola; Lickteig, Lena; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad, IESE, OP-312-E, 06/2019
- "Compagnie Ivoirienne d'Électricité: Delivering Electricity for All", Pelizan, Leticia; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad, IESE, OP-314-E, 07/2019
- "Solar Home Solutions Using a Pay-As-You-Go Model in Ghana: Exploring the Opportunity", Pelizan, Leticia; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad; Lickteig, Lena. IESE, OP-319-E, 10/2019
- "The Cooking Fuel Sector in Ghana", Pelizan, Leticia; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad., IESE, OP-321-E, 10/2019

- "Overview of Ghana's Fertilizer Sector", Pelizan, Leticia; Rahnema Alavi, Ahmad; Martí, Gina., IESE, OP-323-E, 10/2019