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The Bernie Sanders Plan to Fix Income Inequality
“He thinks trade and globalization hurt average Americans,” said Robert Shapiro, a senior fellow at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business. While there may be costs to globalization, “any kind of...
jeff reid
Washington, D.C.: The Next Hot Tech City?
Is Washington, D.C. the nation's latest tech hub? Many believe it might be just that. Jeff Reid, Founding Director of the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative, joins to discuss.
allan eberhart
Five Things New Grads Should Do When They Get Their First Paycheck
In an op-ed, Allan Eberhart, professor of finance at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and director of the school’s Master of Science in Finance program, offers five personal...
New Ranking: The Best Alumni Networks
Georgetown University ranks No. 14 on the list of universities with the best alumni networks.
Marlene Morris Towns
And the Award Goes To…Instagram!
“Trying to sell, posting something that looks like an ad, it’s a turn off,” says Marlene Morris Towns, teaching professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. “You can have...
6 Things to Know Before Applying for a MBA
Prior to making the choice whether an individual should begin the application process, it is key to gather as much information as possible. Therefore, in an effort to demystify the MBA, our MOGUL...
Marlene Morris Towns
Univision Buys The Root, Signaling Key Shift in Media Power
"If you look at Millennials, and Generation Y," says Marlene Morris Towns, a professor of marketing at Georgetown University, "they have a much more multicultural attitude. It's...
Chris Rider
Educational Prestige as Career Insurance
In a contributed article, Chris Rider, assistant professor of strategy, discusses his research on the prestige of law schools.
cathy tinsley
Stop Saying Women Are Bad at Negotiating Salaries
In April, Reddit Chief Executive Officer Ellen Pao made the highly talked-about move of banning salary negotiations… Not everyone agrees. "I'm skeptical this is going to be the panacea for...
Reena Aggarwal
Georgetown McDonough Research Casts Light on Investor Influence

Do institutional investors have an impact on how companies bring about change? It is difficult to study if or how institutional investors influence corporate management because their interactions...

What Charter-Time Warner Cable Deal Could Mean For Consumers
By getting larger, cable companies can “control change in a more profitable manner,” said Nathan Miller, an economics professor at Georgetown University and formerly an economist with the Justice...
This Former FBI Negotiator Thinks Fat People Are Being Held Hostage By Food
Chris Voss is one of the most famous FBI negotiators in recent history, but not because of his career in law enforcement. Voss, now an adjunct professor at Georgetown University's McDonough...
Why You’re Better Off Going Alone Than Not At All
In an op-ed, Professor of Marketing at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business Rebecca Hamilton and co-author Rebecca Ratner, professor of marketing at the Robert H. Smith School of...
TCU's Values and Ventures Competition® Awards $10,000 to Georgetown University Entrepreneurs

Seniors Ann Yang and Phil Wong, co-founders of MISFIT Juicery, won $10,000 in the 5th Annual Values and Ventures Competition hosted by Texas Christian University (TCU) on April 10-11. Georgetown...

Lemonade Day in D.C.

This spring, 18 Georgetown McDonough students participated in Washington, D.C.’s Lemonade Day mentoring program. Students traveled to Amidon Bowen Elementary School to speak to fourth graders...

Deloitte
Georgetown McDonough Team Takes Second Place in The Deloitte Foundation Cyber Threat Competition

Georgetown’s undergraduate team placed second at The Deloitte Foundation Cyber Threat Competition at Deloitte University in Westlake, Texas. Members of the Georgetown team were Team Coach Liz...

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