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Georgetown McDonough students, faculty, and staff are newsmakers, whether being featured in the press, in the award-winning Georgetown Business magazine, or on social media. Learn more about the Office of Marketing and Communications, and find access to the school's media kit, downloadable images, and more.

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MBAs Explore Opportunities for Improving DC’s Business Improvement Districts

As part of the Initiative for a Competitive DC, two current MBA students and one recent graduate of Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business completed a rigorous economic development...

MBAs Help D.C. with Business Development, Job Creation

his summer, five MBA students from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will work with Mayor Vincent Gray’s office to develop a five-year Economic Development Strategy for the...

Warren Buffett Philanthropy
Warren Buffett on Philanthropy and the Economy
Georgetown Global Forum Launches in Mexico City

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business launched the inaugural Georgetown Global Forum in Mexico City on October 16. The series brings together alumni, corporate partners, friends of...

Jaw Dropping MBA Pay of 2013
The Jaw-Dropping MBA Pay of 2013
Georgetown McDonough is listed in a chart that details the pay of members of the MBA Class of 2013.
Bringing Mobile Broadband to Rural Americans
An op-ed by John Mayo and Anna-Maria Kovacs of Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business: In 2012, Congress passed the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012. One of its...
Alibaba Underwriters Go from Alpha to Beta in IPO
“I can't think of anyone else who has done that,” Reena Aggarwal, a professor of finance and business administration at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business, said of the...
Alibab's Risks: Chines Ecommerce Giant Open books for Initial Public Offering
Alibaba’s Risks: Chines-Ecommerce Giant Opens Books for Initial Public Offering
“It’s important to remember why Alibaba is going public in the U.S.,” said Reena Aggarwal, professor of finance and business administration from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business,...
Reduce Equity Risk With Structured Notes
An article by William Droms of the McDonough School of Business: For retirees who lived through the Tech Bubble and the Great Recession, reducing equity risk may be especially appealing. An...
Women in Business - Allison Koester, Assistant Professor
Women in Business – Allison Koester, Assistant Professor
Allison Koester is an assistant professor of accounting at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business in the US. An expert on corporate taxes, financial reporting and financial misconduct,...
Why Should Startups Look to the Beltway?
1776 Co-Founder Evan Burfield, Quad Learning CEO and Co-Founder Phil Bonner, and the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative’s Eric Koester discuss building DC’s startup scene. They speak with Trish...
And More Real Estate
Apparently it was a big week for recognizing real estate stars. Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business hosted its annual Real Estate Luminaries Event April 23. (See page 63)
Seminars for Leaders
An article by Norean Sharpe, Ricardo Ernst, and Charles Skuba: At Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business in Washington, D.C., we recently revitalized the undergraduate curriculum with...
High-Ability Managers Save Their Shareholders Millions in Corporate Income Taxes
An article by Allison Koester: Each year, the majority of public companies in the United States pay 20 to 40 percent of pretax income to the government in the form of income taxes. Since every dollar...
Would You Rather Pay for Health Insurance or…?
An article by Ishani Banerji: It is this notion of having to choose between health insurance and something else that led me to conduct a survey in January at the Georgetown Institute for Consumer...
Reevaluating Openness to Trade
Reevaluating Openness to Trade: Estimating the True Potential Gains from the Service Industry
In “The Tradability of Services: Geographic Concentration and Trade Costs,” Antoine Gervais and J. Bradford Jensen create a methodology to address this information gap and find that not only are many...

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