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Ahmed Ahmed

  • Assistant Professor
Academic Division: Finance


Ahmed Ahmed is an Assistant Professor of Finance at Babson College. He earned his PhD and MA in Economics from the University of Chicago, Master in Finance from The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Master of Mathematics in Actuarial Science from the University of Waterloo, and Bachelor's degree in Actuarial Science from the American University in Cairo. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA).

His primary research fields of interest are intermediary asset pricing, international finance and public-corporate finance. His secondary field of interest is development finance. He is particularly interested in how institutional investors, namely insurance companies and pension funds, respond to different types of policies and how they can contribute to financial instability. His research thus far has evaluated the response of institutional investors to both domestic and global monetary policy, to domestic fiscal incentives, and to domestic and global macro prudential policies.

Ahmed worked as a Senior Quantitative Analyst at Goldman Sachs. His policy experience includes working at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Bank for International Settlements (BIS).

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D. in Economics, The University of Chicago
  • Master of Arts in Economics, The University of Chicago
  • Master in Finance , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Master of Mathematics in Actuarial Science , The University of Waterloo
  • Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science, The American University in Cairo

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