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Forget Finding That Stock-Picking Savant
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...
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Twitter on the Block? CEO's Departure Spurs Speculation
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
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...

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Langlois Appointed President of the Peace Science Society
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
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
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...
The Bernie Sanders Plan to Fix Income Inequality
The Bernie Sanders Plan to Fix Income Inequality
“He thinks trade and globalization hurt average Americans,” said Robert Shapiro, a senior fellow at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business. While there may be costs to globalization, “any kind of...
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Washington, D.C.: The Next Hot Tech City?
Washington, D.C.: The Next Hot Tech City?
Is Washington, D.C. the nation's latest tech hub? Many believe it might be just that. Jeff Reid, Founding Director of the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative, joins to discuss.
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Five Things New Grads Should Do When They Get Their First Paycheck
Five Things New Grads Should Do When They Get Their First Paycheck
In an op-ed, Allan Eberhart, professor of finance at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and director of the school’s Master of Science in Finance program, offers five personal...
New Ranking: The Best Alumni Networks
New Ranking: The Best Alumni Networks
Georgetown University ranks No. 14 on the list of universities with the best alumni networks.
Marlene Morris Towns
And the Award Goes To…Instagram!
And the Award Goes To…Instagram!
“Trying to sell, posting something that looks like an ad, it’s a turn off,” says Marlene Morris Towns, teaching professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. “You can have...
6 Things to Know Before Applying for a MBA
6 Things to Know Before Applying for a MBA
Prior to making the choice whether an individual should begin the application process, it is key to gather as much information as possible. Therefore, in an effort to demystify the MBA, our MOGUL...
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Univision Buys The Root, Signaling Key Shift in Media Power
Univision Buys The Root, Signaling Key Shift in Media Power
"If you look at Millennials, and Generation Y," says Marlene Morris Towns, a professor of marketing at Georgetown University, "they have a much more multicultural attitude. It's...
Chris Rider
Educational Prestige as Career Insurance
Educational Prestige as Career Insurance
In a contributed article, Chris Rider, assistant professor of strategy, discusses his research on the prestige of law schools.
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Stop Saying Women Are Bad at Negotiating Salaries
Stop Saying Women Are Bad at Negotiating Salaries
In April, Reddit Chief Executive Officer Ellen Pao made the highly talked-about move of banning salary negotiations… Not everyone agrees. "I'm skeptical this is going to be the panacea for...
Reena Aggarwal
Georgetown McDonough Research Casts Light on Investor Influence
Georgetown McDonough Research Casts Light on Investor Influence

Do institutional investors have an impact on how companies bring about change? It is difficult to study if or how institutional investors influence corporate management because their interactions...

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