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Lessons of Wall Street’s August Turmoil
“Financial markets are always on an earthquake fault and that fault can move at any time,” says James Angel, a professor at Georgetown University. “We cannot get too complacent. We have to continue...
Jason Schloetzer
More CEOs Are Becoming Like Warren Buffett
"Going back as far as the 1970s, the relation between better stock market performance for the company and longer CEO tenure is quite strong," says Jason Schloetzer, an associate professor...
Norean Sharpe
Embracing Risk: How Uncertainty Can Lead to Opportunity in Higher Ed Institutions
An op-ed by Norean Sharpe, senior associate dean and director of undergraduate programs at Georgetown McDonough: “We live in a global economy, where risk is unavoidable. Thus before us we have a...
Georgetown McDonough senior Richie Bertrand reflects on his time at Georgetown McDonough.
Seniors Reflect on Their Best Georgetown McDonough Moments

#MyHoyaMoment

With the holiday season upon us, we are asking graduating seniors and other upperclassmen at the Georgetown McDonough School of Business to tell us about #...

michael czinkota
The Cost of Terrorism Keeps on Rising
An op-ed by Michael Czinkota, associate professor of international business: “Policy measures intended to increase security may lessen the efficiency of global transportation and logistical systems....
Stop Perpetuating Gender Types with Children's Christmas Toys
A contributed article by Catherine Tinsley, professor of management and executive director of the Georgetown University Women’s Leadership Institute: “As hurried holiday shoppers fill their baskets...
robert bies
Georgetown Professors Analyze the ‘Star Wars’ Universe
How real is “Star Wars?” Not very, on an obvious level. But some of the science isn’t that far off; some has actually come true; and many of the larger questions the world of the film franchise...
MSF Blended Classroom
The Shape of Classrooms to Come
The school’s master of science in finance (MSF) program, which launched at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business in 2014, uses what faculty call a “blended classroom” to teach students either in-...
GEMBA Alumni Partner for Social Transformation

If you ask Senior Associate Dean for Executive Education Paul Almeida to describe the Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) program...

Paul Almeida
What’s the Best Way for Firms to Collaborate on R&D? Depends Where They Want to End Up, Researchers Say

How innovative is collaborative research? A new paper published in the journal Research Policy shows that...

Chris Lowney
Author Chris Lowney Discusses Jesuit Leadership in Business

The Stanton Distinguished Leaders Series continued on Thursday, November 12, as Chris Lowney, a former Jesuit seminarian and former J.P. Morgan managing director, took the stage in Lohrfink...

Are Your Sports Shoes Worth What You Paid For Them?
"The basic point is, assembly is only a small piece of the chain and not that much of a cost for the company," says Pietra Rivoli, a professor at Georgetown University in Washington DC.
betsy sigman
Facebook Backs Obama's Terror Fight, Stays Mum On How To ‘Make It Harder’ For ISIS
While Clinton called out American companies, there are also several international networks that have millions of users and have previously taken action. For instance, WeChat and Weibo attract...
Top Jobs in Washington: What Are The Paths For Women?
Politico recently convened a group of rising female leaders from both the private and public sectors in order to better understand the obstacles and opportunities for women seeking to move from...
Why Bitcoin's Founder Matters, As Spotlight Hits Australian
"It's part of the mystery of Bitcoin," said James Angel, associate professor of finance at Georgetown University. "Usually when people invent something really cool, they're...
High Honors for Beta Gamma Sigma

Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business recently received High Honors from Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society serving business programs accredited by the Association to Advance...

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