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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...
W.P. Carey Inc. Announces Election of Mary M. VanDeWeghe to Board of Directors
W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a global net-lease REIT, announced today that Mary M. "Meg" VanDeWeghe has been elected a director of the Company. Ms. VanDeWeghe is the Chief Executive...
Kevin Jonas Lectures Georgetown Business School Students
Hey isn’t that… the oldest Jonas, Kevin, dining at Chinatown hot spot Graffiato on Monday night with two unidentified guests. Dapper in jeans and a leather jacket, the 26-year-old father to 3-month-...
Where McKinsey & Co. Find the Most MBAs
Where McKinsey & Co. Find the Most MBAs
Georgetown McDonough is listed in a chart detailing the percentage of graduates going into consulting. With 22 percent, the school is 12th among top schools.
Georgetown University Presents UberConference's Craig Walker with Entrepreneurial Excellence Award
"It is truly an honor to be recognized by my alma mater as an outstanding alumni entrepreneur. I attribute much of my success as a business person to the education I received while earning my...
China’s Rich Become Biggest Foreign Apartment-Buyers in Manhattan, AlJazeera America
“There is significant political upheaval. President Xi Jinping is looking to clean house,” said Arthur Dong, an economics professor at Georgetown University who focuses on Chinese business trends,...
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings 'Learned His Lesson' After First Price Hike
"I think that he, Reed Hastings, definitely learned his lesson from the last go-round in 2011," Marlene Morris Towns, a Professor of Marketing at Georgetown University's McDonough...
Mixed-Use Revolution
"There's no such thing as the best space to invest in," said real estate rock star Barry Sternlicht at a Georgetown U. panel last night. The Starwood Capital CEO adds it's all...
Hill Forum Sheds Light on Complicated Trade Economics Surrounding Russia, Ukraine

On April 23, the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy (CBPP) hosted a Georgetown on the Hill event titled “Russia, Ukraine, and Trade” in the...

Kevin Jonas Speaks to MBAs About Social Media’s Future

On the last day of their social media course, MBA students at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business heard from two experts in the social media space – Sean Finnegan, who is an entrepreneur,...

Georgetown Institute for Consumer Research Showcases Findings

Georgetown’s Institute for Consumer Research (GICR), sponsored by KPMG and housed in the McDonough School of Business, hosted a Research...

Emerging Africa

When Mohammed Dewji (BSBA ’98) was a child, he lived in a house without a television in a remote part of Tanzania. Today, he looks out his office window in a Dar es Salaam high-rise and sees the...

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