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Commentary: Free Can Be Good and is Hardly Anti-Competitive
Commentary: Free Can Be Good and is Hardly Anti-Competitive
An op-ed by Anna-Maria Kovacs: No sooner was Halloween over than the holiday deals began to flood inboxes, websites, mailboxes, magazines, newspapers and stores. Better yet, offers of free goods and...
michael czinkota
Freedom and Globalization: Simultaneously Possible
Freedom and Globalization: Simultaneously Possible
An article co-authored by Michael Czinkota: Globalization, trade and investment deserve our “Thank You” for their achievements. Yes, currently, in Europe and the United States, popular discontent is...
MOMTREPRENEUR: Finding Balance Between Running a Business and Family
MOMTREPRENEUR: Finding Balance Between Running a Business and Family
Experts say momtrepreneurs are likely to be in their 30s or 40s, a woman who wants to work, but have flexibility. "It allows people to do a lot of work at home or after hours when their kids are...
MBA Admissions: Here’s Why GMAT Takers May Have an Advantage Over GRE Takers
MBA Admissions: Here’s Why GMAT Takers May Have an Advantage Over GRE Takers
“We weight them both the same,” said Katelyn Rosa Stephenson, assistant dean of MBA admissions at Georgetown McDonough.
The Rise and Rise of the Referendum
The Rise and Rise of the Referendum
Professor Jason Brennan of Georgetown University says referendum voters are like fickle sports fans. "People like referenda where their side wins and hate them when their side loses," he...
Trump Won in Counties that Lost Jobs to China and Mexico
Trump Won in Counties that Lost Jobs to China and Mexico
And economists J. Bradford Jensen, Stephen Weymouth and Dennis P. Quinn point out that incumbent parties are more likely to lose votes when imports increase and exports decrease, particularly in...
Trump’s Tough Trade Talk Could Damage American Factories
Trump’s Tough Trade Talk Could Damage American Factories
In pledging to bring manufacturing back, Mr. Trump is effectively pitting the interests of a relatively small group of people — those who work in factories — against hundreds of millions of consumers...
Trump Must Seek 'Win-Win' Trade Policy with China
Trump Must Seek 'Win-Win' Trade Policy with China
An article by Charles J. Skuba: President-elect Trump’s trade policy and approach to China will have a different character than those of past administrations. While we still don’t know the new...
Jason Schloetzer
What I Learned About the ‘Gig Economy’ from 24 Lyft Drivers
What I Learned About the ‘Gig Economy’ from 24 Lyft Drivers
An article by Jason Schloetzer: Digital “gig economy” platforms such as Lyft, Upwork and Uber continue to make waves in the press, partly because these platforms represent the changing nature of work...
Trump Wants to Unshackle Main Street Banks
Trump Wants to Unshackle Main Street Banks
Robert Shapiro, who has advised the Obama and Clinton administrations, too is in the camp that believes Dodd-Frank isn't going away completely. "That may be the dream of Jamie Dimon, but...
EMBA Class of 2016 Opens Orphanage in Ethiopia
EMBA Class of 2016 Opens Orphanage in Ethiopia

Through generous donations from more than 50 percent of Georgetown McDonough’s Executive MBA (EMBA) class of 2016, an orphanage has opened in Lalibela, Ethiopia, that houses eight girls between...

Facebook Director Erik Hawkins Speaks to Georgetown Community about Mobile Communication
Facebook Director Erik Hawkins Speaks to Georgetown Community about Mobile Communication

Erik Hawkins, director of global product marketing at Facebook, spoke at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business on Nov. 15 about how Facebook is responding to users’ mobile consumption. Hawkins...

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Undergraduate Program Ranked 4th in the Nation by Poets & Quants
Undergraduate Program Ranked 4th in the Nation by Poets & Quants

Poets & Quants announced today that Georgetown McDonough ranks fourth in its inaugural ranking of the...

Arthur Dong
TPP and TIPP trade deals likely ‘dead’ after Donald Trump’s election — but for how long?
TPP and TIPP trade deals likely ‘dead’ after Donald Trump’s election — but for how long?
Arthur Dong, professor at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, told The Independent that all multi-lateral trade deals that fall across economic and geopolitical fault lines will be called into...
Thomas Cooke
How CEOs are responding to Donald Trump's win
How CEOs are responding to Donald Trump's win
Some CEOs or corporate officials who have spoken out have seen calls for boycotts of their brands on social media. "They're clearly not as vocal, and in many cases are laying low and...
New Balance sprint from 'white people' shoes tag spotlights PR dilemma
New Balance sprint from 'white people' shoes tag spotlights PR dilemma
New Balance's situation is reminiscent of Chick-fil-A after its president, Dan Cathy, in 2012 said the company opposed same-sex marriage. "That stigma has stuck with Chick-fil-A. You will...

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