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U.S. Picks Citigroup, JPMorgan to Manage GM Shares Sale
U.S. Picks Citigroup, JPMorgan to Manage GM Shares Sale
While the deal will give the banks a boost in that respect, it won’t be easy work, said Reena Aggarwal, finance professor at Georgetown University in Washington. Investors perceive rival Ford Motor...
New Free Trade Talks On Services Key To U.S. Job Growth
In fact, eliminating these trade barriers could lead to hundreds of billions of dollars in additional services exports – to the tune of $860 billion, according to Dr. Brad Jensen at Georgetown...
Trade Talks Aim to Boost Services Exports
Trade talks aim to boost services exports
"We haven't devoted enough attention to reducing barriers to services trade," says Brad Jensen, the study's author and a senior fellow for the Peterson Institute for International...
The High Cost of Rudeness at Work
An interview with Christine Porath, associate professor at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business and coauthor of the article The Price of Incivility.
IPO VIEW-US Jobs Act companies outperform other IPOs, data shows
"The real test will come when it isn't doing as well and you have investors getting nervous about smaller, riskier companies," said Reena Aggrawal, a professor of business...
Twitter Offers New Challenge: 6-Second Videos
Twitter offers new challenge: 6-second videos
But some Twitter cynics turned into believers after 200 million people started tweeting. Ron Goodstein, who teaches marketing at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, says the forced creativity...
From the Altar to IPO: The Highs and Lows of Married Business Partners
But starting a business with a spouse leaves both partners financially exposed, according to Jeff Reid, director of entrepreneurial studies at Georgetown University's McDonough School of...
Arab-American Groups call Coke Super Bowl Ad "Racist"
Ronald Goodstein, professor at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University, said he was surprised by the image as well. "If Coke's vision is to be an arm's distance away...
Graduate from School, Land an Angel
Graduate from School, Land an Angel
Here's another sign that angel clubs are again picking up momentum: Meet Georgetown Alumni Angels, founded by Joshua Siegel and Andrew Romans. The two met more than a dozen years ago as MBA...
Global Business of Sports program at Georgetown
Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business held its new Executive Certificate course, The Global Business of Sports, Jan. 22-24. Surrounded by program attendees at Verizon Center are...
What, No Instagram or Pandora? The BlackBerry App Problem
"It makes sense that they have the major social media apps,and without those it doesn't matter how great the hardware is," said David Tan,an assistant professor of strategy at...
Talkstory with David Heenan
Talkstory with David Heenan
At Georgetown (in fall 2012), I was teaching a module for two and a half months about global strategy, a second year MBA course.
Smooth Ride for Jack Lew at Hearing
Smooth Ride for Jack Lew at Hearing
"We have a fragmented mess of a regulatory system. We have literally hundreds of regulatory agencies at the state and federal levels, and they don't always play nicely together," says...
The Value of Giving Up the Papacy
The Value of Giving up the Papacy
An op-ed by Lamar Reinsch: Benedict’s planned abdication—depending on his post-resignation behavior and the reactions of Catholics—has the potential to provide transforming leadership.
U.S. TPP Negotiator Sees Slow Progress In Market Access Talks With Vietnam
“We are slowly making progress on a package that will be balanced and that addresses the offensive and defensive interests of both countries, but we have to do so in a way that is comfortable for...
Mishaps Gave Filmmakers a Gift, and Grief
Mishaps Gave Filmmakers a Gift, and Grief
Georgetown University finance professor James Angel says in "Ghost Exchange" that regulators don't understand trading and technology, and include too many "lawyers doing dental...

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