Manzur Rahman, Ph.D.

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Manzur Rahman, Ph.D.

Manzur Rahman, Ph.D.
Associate Dean
Director of Graduate Programs and Professor of Finance

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Phone | (619) 260-2388
Office | Olin Hall 311

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    Associate Dean
    Director of Graduate Programs and Professor of Finance

    • J.D. University of San Diego
    • Ph.D. University of South Carolina, Finance, International Business
    • B.A. Lafayette College, Economics and Business
    • B.S. Lafayette College, Electrical Engineering
    Dr. Rahman is Professor of Finance and Associate Dean of Graduate Programs. At USD he teaches international finance, corporate finance, and corporate governance. He has published in the areas of multinational financial policy, corporate governance, regional economic integration, and multinational strategy. He has extensive consulting experience as a corporate finance specialist for the investment banking house of N.M. Rothschild, having worked on mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, and going-public decisions. He has a BA in Economics and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Lafayette College, a JD from USD, and a PhD in Finance from the University of South Carolina.

    Selected Current Research


    Rahman, M. (2008). Debt and Delusion: A Slow Motion Financial Meltdown. The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Journal Article, Academic Journal

    Feils, D.,Rahman, M. (2011). The Impact of Regional Integration on Insider and Outsider FDI. Management International Review, 51 (1), 41-63.

    Rahman, M. (2011). Corporate Governance and the Multinational Firm. AIB Insights, 11 (1), 8-11.

    Rahman, M. (2009). Corporate Governance in the European Union: Firm Nationality and 'German' Model. The Multinational Business Review, 17 (4), 77-98.

    Feils, D.,Rahman, M. (2008). Regional Economic Integration and Foreign Direct Investment: The Case of NAFTA. Management International Review, 48 (2), 147-163.

    Carpano, C.,Rahman, M.,Roth, K.,Michel, J. (2006). International Competition in Mature, Localized Industries: Evidence from the U.S. Furniture Industry. Journal of Business Research, 59

    Carpano, C.,Rahman, M.,Roth, K. (2003). Resources, Mobility Barriers, and the International Competitive Position of an Industry. Journal of International Management, 9 (2), 153-169.