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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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How Women's Dislike of Competition Affects Gender Pay Gap
Another study released last week by Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business spotlighted the meager advancement of women in corporate boardrooms and said an unconscious tendency to...
michael czinkota
Does the WTO Still Contribute to World Trade?
A contributed article by Michael Czinkota, associate professor of international business: The multilateral system has produced new energy, growth, rising incomes and better standards of living...
Business Students Most Admire A New Generation of Leaders
Georgetown McDonough seniors Sarah Long and Vaibhav Agarwal share the business icons they most admire, including Starbuck’s CEO Howard Schultz and YouTube entrepreneur Michelle Phan.
U.S. Exchanges: The ‘Speed Bump’ Battle
It took Nasdaq, which set out in 1971 to disrupt the old system of floor trading, about five years to succeed with its exchange application. “It is generally a slow, painstaking process and many...
Dean Thomas GBI-
Washington D.C. Business School a Class Act in the UAE
Making his second visit to Dubai in two years, David Thomas, the dean of Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, was on the lookout for something more. Aside from connecting with the...
On Trade, Donald Trump Breaks With 200 Years of Economic Orthodoxy
Pietra Rivoli, a finance professor at Georgetown University who explored the effect of increased globalization in her 2005 book, “The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy,” said Mr. Trump might...
Christine Porath
Halting Academic Incivility (That’s the Nice Word for It)
Now comes compelling evidence that incivility does real harm. Christine Porath, an associate professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and a co-author of the Journal of...
16 Coolest College Startups of 2016
Two startups run by Georgetown University students have been named to the 2016 “Coolest College Startups” list, including Local Roots Farms, co-founded by Daniel Kuenzi (MBA ’17) and Misfit Juicery,...
John Hasnas
Nudging Voters
A contributed article co-authored by John Hasnas, professor of ethics and law at Georgetown McDonough: A perennial complaint about our democracy is that too large a portion of the electorate is...
Business Broadband: Assessing the Case for Reregulation

In a new paper, Anna-Maria Kovacs, visiting senior policy scholar at the Center for Business and Public Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, provides a detailed analysis...

Helping People Over 50 Keep Unexpected Expenses From Becoming a Crisis

Nearly half of Americans (47 percent) lack the ability to pay for an unexpected $400 expense, according to the Federal Reserve Board’s...

Musical Chairs: Gender Diversity on U.S. Corporate Boards

Fifty years ago it was nearly impossible to find women in executive leadership positions. Now, nearly half of the labor force is female. 51 percent of management and professional occupations are...

Former Nasdaq Executive Joins Leadership of Georgetown Center for Financial Markets and Policy

John Jacobs, a longtime executive at Nasdaq, has been named the executive director of the Center for Financial Markets and Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.

As...

Global Luxury Summit Explores Spirit and Desire with Audi and AKQA

The story opens with images of a smiling young astronaut, juxtaposed against the reality of his older, wearier self. The man’s son, seeing his father’s disinterest and distance, decides to put him...

Students Pitch Social Ventures at “Entrepreneurship: A Force for Good”

Students from across Georgetown University gathered to share their socially conscious business ideas at “Entrepreneurship: A Force for Good” on Feb. 18 at the university’s McDonough School of...

"Reflections on Running": A Conversation with Carly Fiorina

Carly Fiorina, former Republican presidential candidate and Hewlett-Packard CEO, will speak at Georgetown University for the second installment of the Institute for Politics and Public Service (...

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