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Consumer Spending Likely to Increase According to Georgetown Institute for Consumer Research’s Problem-Driven Consumption Index
Consumer Spending Likely to Increase According to Georgetown Institute for Consumer Research’s Problem-Driven Consumption Index

Washington, D.C. – Consumer spending is likely to increase in March, according to the Georgetown Institute for Consumer Research’s Problem-Driven Consumption Index (PDCI). The index increased in...

Student Entrepreneurs Recognized Among Inc.’s 16 Coolest College Startups
Student Entrepreneurs Recognized Among Inc.’s 16 Coolest College Startups

Microcoaching, a start-up co-founded by Georgetown McDonough students Emre Ruhi (MBA ’17) and Dan Tasch (MBA ’17), has been named to...

ETF Trading Glitch Fuels Worries Over Modern Markets
ETF Trading Glitch Fuels Worries Over Modern Markets
John Jacobs, a former Nasdaq executive who is now a fellow at Georgetown University’s business school, says such updates are always worrisome. “Every time an exchange upgrades software, they’re doing...
Has This Dress Been to More Countries Than You?
Has This Dress Been to More Countries Than You?
Yet just over a decade ago, Pietra Rivoli had no problems tracking the journey of a single $6 cotton t-shirt she'd picked out of a sale bin in a Walmart in Florida. Starting with the tag at the...
Here’s How to Pay Off All Your Credit Card Debt With Your Next Tax Refund
Here’s How to Pay Off All Your Credit Card Debt With Your Next Tax Refund
An op-ed by Simon Blanchard, assistant professor of marketing: “Tax season is upon us, and this often provides an unusual opportunity for anyone struggling to pay off debts. If you are getting a...
8 Things Entrepreneurs Say That Instantly Turn Off Investors
8 Things Entrepreneurs Say That Instantly Turn Off Investors
An op-ed by Jeff Reid, founding director of the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative, and Alyssa Lovegrove, associate director of the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative: “Pitching investors is...
Arthur T. Dong
OECD Sounds the Alarm on China's Soaring Corporate Debt
OECD Sounds the Alarm on China's Soaring Corporate Debt
An op-ed by Arthur Dong, teaching professor of strategy and economics: The recently released report by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) titled “OECD Economic Surveys:...
michael czinkota
U.S., U.K. Must Face New World Challenges with New Policies
U.S., U.K. Must Face New World Challenges with New Policies
An op-ed by Michael Czinkota, associate professor of marketing and international marketingbusiness: “International trade and investment issues are becoming more complex and require major re-...
Christine Porath
A Loss of Civility Can Affect a Company’s Bottom Line
A Loss of Civility Can Affect a Company’s Bottom Line
The consequences of incivility in the workplace go straight to the bottom line of the company. Christine Porath, author of Mastering Civility: A Manifesto for the Workplace, has surveyed more than 20...
michael czinkota
Czinkota’s Research Cited Over 10K Times
Czinkota’s Research Cited Over 10K Times

The research of Michael Czinkota, associate professor of international business and trade at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, has been cited over 10,000 times by other...

MBA Students Place Third at UNC Real Estate Development Challenge
MBA Students Place Third at UNC Real Estate Development Challenge

In February, four first-year MBA students — Mutafa Popal, Kevin North, Beth Carr, and Alex Hermance — placed third at the University of North Carolina Real Estate Development Challenge. The...

NFL Senior Vice President Shares Her Story
NFL Senior Vice President Shares Her Story

On March 20, Renie Anderson, once an aspiring writer, detailed how she became the senior vice president of sponsorship and partner management at the National Football League (NFL) and her...

Exceed Your Expectations with a Georgetown McDonough MBA
Exceed Your Expectations with a Georgetown McDonough MBA
For many people, business school is an additional investment that you have to make to switch careers, obtain the job you want or earn a promotion. But those reasons only skim the surface of the true...
Top Business Schools
Top Business Schools
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Georgetown McDonough's Full-time MBA program 21st and Evening MBA program 18th in the nation.
Time for Trump to Turn on the Charm to Win over Germany's Merkel
Time for Trump to Turn on the Charm to Win over Germany's Merkel
An op-ed by Charlie Skuba, professor of the practice in international business and marketing: “German Chancellor Angel Merkel's trip to Washington, D.C. was pushed back to Friday due to the...
No, Equal Rights for Women Aren’t in the Constitution. Could Rep. Speier Change That?
No, Equal Rights for Women Aren’t in the Constitution. Could Rep. Speier Change That?
A big part of the challenge is organizing. Having already brought millions of women together, the Women's March provides an opportunity. On International Women's Day, its leaders organized...

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