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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...

MBAs have a Ball at Spring Formal While Raising Funds for Nonprofit Internships

Georgetown University McDonough School of Business MBA students enjoyed a red carpet welcome for their annual black-tie spring event, held at the St. Regis of Washington, D.C., on April 5. Some...

Women Leaders Celebrate New MBA Course

U.S. Senator (retired) Elizabeth Dole joined Georgetown University Women’s Leadership Initiative Executive Director Catherine Tinsley at an April 23 reception to celebrate Tinsley’s new McDonough...

Brenkert Presents at Business Ethics Conference for Catholic School Deans

George Brenkert, professor emeritus of business ethics at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, recently presented “We Have Seen this Movie Before: But Can We Change its Ending?” at the 2014...

MS in Finance Online Students Meet in Person for First Time

The first cohort of Georgetown McDonough’s Master of Science in Finance (MSF) online students were on campus April 11-16 for their onsite residency program. Many of the students met fellow...

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