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The 5 Reasons Economists Love Trade
The 5 Reasons Economists Love Trade
Yet at the same time, economists are virtually united in their position that foreign trade is good for America and Americans. In fact, as explained by J. Bradford Jensen, McCrane/Shaker Chair in...
Fate of TPP Trade Deal in the Balance as US Election Looms
Fate of TPP Trade Deal in the Balance as US Election Looms
Pietra Rivoli, professor of finance, appeared in a segment on Channel News Asia on the future of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Business, Government Leaders Call For Bipartisanship in Next Presidency
Business, Government Leaders Call For Bipartisanship in Next Presidency

Two weeks before American voters go to the polls for the 2016 presidential election, three business and government leaders gave advice to the next person who would occupy the Oval Office.

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Autumn Consumer Spending on the Rise
Autumn Consumer Spending on the Rise

Researchers from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business predict consumer spending is on the rise, after a lull in the summer and early fall....

Much Like Alcohol, Democracy Is Best in Moderation
Much Like Alcohol, Democracy Is Best in Moderation
An op-ed by Jason Brennan, Robert J. and Elizabeth Flanagan Family Associate Professor: Representative democracies do not simply impose the will of the people. They over-perform, producing better...
Over-Optimism, Overconfidence, and the JUDO Framework
Over-Optimism, Overconfidence, and the JUDO Framework
An op-ed by Gilles Hilary, Houston Term Professor: Joe often drives without a seat belt. He is well educated and knows of the numerous studies that have shown the benefit of this safety device during...
Paying Back the Unsung Heroes of Georgetown University
Paying Back the Unsung Heroes of Georgetown University
Febin Bellamy (B ’17) was featured on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt: A student at Georgetown University extended the hand of friendship to one of the many workers who keep that esteemed school...
The Biggest Money Mistakes We Make—Decade by Decade
The Biggest Money Mistakes We Make—Decade by Decade
“We are living in an aging society across the developed world, and up till now, we didn’t really care about these issues,” says Sumit Agarwal, a professor of finance at the McDonough School of...
Students Participate in Peeptrade University Challenge
Students Participate in Peeptrade University Challenge

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business has been selected to compete in the Peeptrade University Challenge, a three-month long event in which teams of graduate students from the top...

Georgetown University Announces Inaugural Recipients of Leonsis Entrepreneurship Prize
Georgetown University Announces Inaugural Recipients of Leonsis Entrepreneurship Prize

Nearly a dozen Georgetown University students and recent alumni are a step closer to realizing their entrepreneurial ambitions, thanks to support from the...

Photo of McDonough Students Taking a Selfie During Commencment
Georgetown MBA Receives High Marks from Economist
Georgetown MBA Receives High Marks from Economist

In its annual “Which MBA?” ranking, the Economist listed Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business as 23rd in the United States and 35th in the world, up from 26th and 40th...

Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA Grads
Financial Times Names EMBA and GEMBA Top Programs for International Business
Financial Times Names EMBA and GEMBA Top Programs for International Business

The Financial Times has listed two Georgetown University McDonough School of Business programs among the world’s best Executive MBAs in its 2016 ranking.

Georgetown’s...

Advice for the Next President From Business and Government Leaders
Advice for the Next President From Business and Government Leaders

WHAT: The Business, Society, and Public Policy Initiative at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will host the second annual Hariri Symposium, “My one piece of...

GEMBA Students Learn Ignatian Traditions in Barcelona
GEMBA Students Learn Ignatian Traditions in Barcelona

In September, members of the Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) program toured Ignatian landmarks near Barcelona to better incorporate Jesuit values into their studies. Led by Fr. Ron...

Highest-Paying Business Schools For Undergrads
Highest-Paying Business Schools For Undergrads
If you’re looking to become a big dog in business, it pays to be a Hoya. That was one takeaway from PayScale’s 2016-2017 College Salary Report. According to their data, Georgetown and Berkeley...
Samsung Will Stop Making the Galaxy Note 7
Samsung Will Stop Making the Galaxy Note 7
Apple had endured criticism for not bringing such innovations to the iPhone. But its caution now looks wise, said John Cui, an assistant professor at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business.

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