Ibrahim Warde is a consultant and adjunct professor at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, where he teaches courses on Islamic Banking and Finance, Business in the Islamic world, Informal and Underground Finance. He has previously taught at the University of California, Berkeley and at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.) Sloan School of Management. He is also a consultant specializing in international finance and a course director for Euromoney Training. He holds an M.B.A. from France's Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC), and an M.A. and a Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley.
Dr. Warde’s book Islamic Finance in the Global Economy (Edinburgh University Press 2000 and 2010) is now in its second edition. His other books include The Price of Fear: The Truth Behind the Financial War on Terror (The University of California Press 2007), which has been translated into French (Agone), Italian (Neftasia Editore), Japanese (Sankosha) and Czech (Deus), and was selected by Foreign Affairs as one of the best books of the year about economic, social, and environmental issues, and Islam and Economics (Edinburgh University Press 2014). He is also a writer for Le Monde diplomatique where his articles have been translated into 30 languages.