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In Celebration of the “F” Word
In Celebration of the “F” Word
An article by Cathy Tinsley, Professor of Management, and Jason Schloetzer, the William and Karen Sonneborn Term Associate Professor of Business Administration: Failure is not a dirty word. Despite...
Betsy Page Sigman
Hogan Criticized for Deleted Facebook Comments
Hogan Criticized for Deleted Facebook Comments
“The rules are not explicit as to whether there are legal issues or something else,” said Betsy Sigman of Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. Sigman said it’s accepted that most...
Unintended Effects of Trump's Trade Policy Beginning to Emerge
Unintended Effects of Trump's Trade Policy Beginning to Emerge
An article by Michael Douma, director of the Georgetown Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics: “Two months ago, I predicted that President Trump’s attempts to pick winners and losers in the...
Ricardo Ernst.
The Effects of Tariffs on Cars
The Effects of Tariffs on Cars
A broadcast television interview with Ricardo Ernst, professor of operations: Trump threatens to impose tariffs on automakers with production outside the United States. What effects can these tariffs...
Who Will Protect Americans From Their Protectors?
Who Will Protect Americans From Their Protectors?
Speaking of supply chains: In her book “The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy,” Georgetown University’s Pietra Rivoli recounts a conversation with a man from Shanghai who said that if she...
Airbnb CFO Laurence Tosi Shares How to Think Like a Founder
Airbnb CFO Laurence Tosi Shares How to Think Like a Founder

Alumnus Laurence Tosi, chief financial officer of Airbnb, spoke at Georgetown University on Wednesday, Feb. 8., about the changing environment for business and what distinguishes the best...

DCPS Executive Master’s in Leadership Recognized as an “Innovation that Inspires”
DCPS Executive Master’s in Leadership Recognized as an “Innovation that Inspires”

The D.C. Public Schools Executive Master’s in Leadership (DCPS EML) program at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business was recognized as an Innovation that Inspires by AACSB...

The Best B-Schools for MBA Startups
The Best B-Schools for MBA Startups
Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is ranked among Poets and Quants “Top Business Schools for MBA Start-Ups.”
Rise of the Machines: Fear Robots, Not China or Mexico
Rise of the Machines: Fear Robots, Not China or Mexico
"That to me is first order evidence -- it's not trade," that's taking most jobs away, says J. Bradford Jensen, an economics professor at Georgetown University. "There's...
Trump Travel Ban
Trump Travel Ban
An interview with Marlene Morris Towns, adjust professor of marketing: Today we're looking at the latest US travel ban, some of the dismay it's provoked among business leaders. Donald Trump...
Will Trump Break Up the Big Banks?
Will Trump Break Up the Big Banks?
The most likely development is that we get less, not more regulation," said Robert Shapiro, a former Obama adviser and senior fellow at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business.
Even Free Traders Think NAFTA Needs an Update
Even Free Traders Think NAFTA Needs an Update
“He’s too fixated on tariffs and on Mexico paying for the wall,” Charles Skuba, a former trade official at the Commerce Department, told FP. “Let’s hope he thinks more comprehensively and is more...
Thomas Cooke
Trump’s Travel Ban Leaves Global Businesses and Entrepreneurs Hanging
Trump’s Travel Ban Leaves Global Businesses and Entrepreneurs Hanging
“It sends a global message,” said Thomas Cooke, a professor at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, “that America is not a good place for doing business.”
Tax Policy and Trade
Tax Policy and Trade
The Center for Business and Public Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business hosts a discussion on international tax policy and trade, including the possibility of taxing U.S....
Nasdaq’s New CEO Adena Friedman Has a Big Job: Reimagining the Stock Exchange
Nasdaq’s New CEO Adena Friedman Has a Big Job: Reimagining the Stock Exchange
She was a key player in the 2005 acquisition of Instinet Group Inc.’s computerized trading division, a deal aimed at shoring up Nasdaq’s trading technology. While Mr. Greifeld shaped the vision for...
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International U.S. Business School Students Fear A Travel Ban
International U.S. Business School Students Fear A Travel Ban
Of 542 full-time MBA students at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, one has been identified as a dual citizen of one of the seven named countries. However, Rohan Williamson, the...

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