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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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Inventor of Market Circuit Breakers Says China Got It Wrong
“What would have happened if we had just halted at the bottom?” said James Angel, a professor at Georgetown University. “We never, never would have had the quick snap back up. Closing prices for...
Business Schools Build on Real Estate Boom
“[Banking] is what everyone thinks they’re supposed to do, as opposed to what they want to do,” says Matthew Cypher, director of the centre for real estate at Georgetown’s McDonough School of...
Chris Rider
New Study Exposes the NFL's Real Coaching Diversity Crisis
According to new research from professors at Georgetown, George Washington, Emory and Iowa State University, white position coaches and assistants in the NFL are more than twice as likely to be...
Chris Long
For a Renewed You, Listening and Learning in the New Year
Today, as is my tradition, I hand the column over to some of the wise and wonderful folks I interviewed in 2015, letting them share their workplace thoughts and advice as we head into 2016…Chris Long...
August Mayhem Escalated U.S. Stock Exchange Review of Safeguards
“There’s a big foment going on in the industry about what did we see on Aug. 24 and what can we do to prevent a recurrence," said Jim Angel, a finance professor at Georgetown University in...
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...

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