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Marlene Morris Towns
Why Millennials Are Afflicted With 'Early-Onset Nostalgia'
“In terms of trends, what goes around, comes around,” said Marlene Morris Towns, professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. “This generation is far more in touch with previous...
michael czinkota
How to Gain Access to 40% of the World's Economy Overnight?
“This is neither a Democratic nor Republican issue, it is a trade issue and the [politicking] is undermining the entire structure of trade negotiations,” Michael Czinkota, an associate professor of...
shari hubert
In the Spotlight: Shari Hubert
Each month we'll be featuring a different school professional for you to get to know. "In the Spotlight" lets you go beyond what users of GMAC tools and services do in their day jobs...
reena aggarwal
Fitbit Is Now Worth $4.1 Billion After IPO
"[The lawsuit is] already public information, so investor demand should already be reflecting the uncertainty associated with the Jawbone's claim," says Reena Aggarwal, professor of...
robert bies
Pope Francis Wants to Change the Way You Think About Climate Change
In an op-ed, Professor of Management Robert Bies discusses how the encyclical, Laudato Si, reveals the character of Pope Francis.
porath
Is Your Boss Mean?
In an op-ed, Associate Professor of Management Christine Porath discusses the negative impact of incivility in the workplace and the importance of politeness, respect, and sensitivity using her...
Europe’s Innovation Deficit Isn’t Disappearing Any Time Soon
An op-ed by Larry Downes, project director at the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy: “In Brussels last month for the annual European Business Summit, I heard a lot of familiar...
With CEOs, Two Heads Aren’t Better Than One
“It’s really not in the human psyche of most folks,” says David Heenan, a visiting professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and a co-author of “Co-Leaders: The Power of Great...
michael czinkota
It’s Not a Railroad, It’s a Promotion
An op-ed by Michael Czinkota, associate professor of international business: “The U.S. Congress is having a vigorous–and healthy– debate on whether to grant President Obama more authority to conclude...
2015 MBA to Watch: Bret Peterson
Bret Peterson, MBA ’15, is one of 30 recent MBA graduates listed on Poets & Quants’ “MBAs to Watch in the Class of 2015” list.
geroge comer
Forget Finding That Stock-Picking Savant
So a new study by George Comer of Georgetown University and Javier Rodriguez of University of Puerto Rico is timely, though the news is not good. Looking at 1,487 UITs which came into existence and...
betsy sigman
Twitter on the Block? CEO's Departure Spurs Speculation
“I'd be surprised to see Twitter get acquired by another company,” said Betsy Sigman, professor of social media and information systems at Georgetown University. Sigman said recent changes...
The Digital Economy and Closing the Opportunity Gap

Senior Industry and Innovation Fellow Ralph Everett presents the hope and policy implications of the explosion of digital technology in a new economic...

langlois
Langlois Appointed President of the Peace Science Society

Catherine Langlois, professor of strategy at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, has been elected president of the Peace Science Society (International) for 2016-17.

The Peace...

Faculty Recognized by MBA Students

The Georgetown McDonough MBA Program celebrated the end of the academic year with its traditional barbecue on April 28. Full-time and Evening Program MBA students, faculty, and staff joined Senior...

Veterans Continue to Serve After Military Service
Once soldiers transition to civilian life, many want to continue serving. The reason, according to Army CPT James Perkins, lies in the very nature of military service. Perkins is a graduate student...

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