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Chris Rider
Women Ready to Tackle Football
Attempts to diversify from top-to-bottom could be a barrier for women in the same way it has been for non-white men in the NFL, said Christopher Rider, a Georgetown University business professor who...
James Moore
A Chance for Putin
A contributed article by James Moore, managing director of the Business Society and Public Policy Initiative: In the last few weeks, the proposed privatisation of portions of state-run Sberbank and...
Jose Andres
Chef Jose Andres Gets MBAs’ Creative Juices Flowing

The Global Business Experience speaker series continued on Tuesday, Feb. 16, with world-renowned chef Jose Andres. Andres spoke to Georgetown MBA students traveling to Madrid and Barcelona for...

Larry Downes
The Business Implications of the EU-U.S. “Privacy Shield”
A contributed article by Larry Downes, project director at the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy: Last week, the U.S. and EU announced a tentative agreement to allow U.S. companies to...
Marlene Morris Towns
The Adult Diaper Market Is About to Take Off
“They’re driving home the point that attractive people in their 40s and 50s or even younger, not just nursing-home residents, can be wearing this under their clothing,” says Marlene Morris Towns, a...
As Inovalon Stock Price Dives, Law Firms Start to Circle
Jim Angel, associate professor at the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business, said the investigations are part of the "bloodsports that go on in the financial markets," saying...
Top Business Majors Name Their Favorite Professors
“My first-year seminar professor, Dr. John Mayo, really impacted my development from the very start of my business education. Professor Mayo’s class, titled “The Miracle of Markets,” explained...
Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Undergraduate Program
The McDonough Undergraduate Research Journal Debuts
The McDonough Undergraduate Research Journal (MURJ) will make its debut in April, 2016.  The main purpose of the journal is to provide an outlet for exceptional undergraduate...
Ramón Gil-Casares Satrústegui
Spanish Ambassador Speaks Global Business with MBA Students

The Spanish Ambassador to the United States, Ramón Gil-Casares Satrústegui, talked to Georgetown MBA students on Thursday, January 21, in preparation for their weeklong Global Business Experience...

Center for Business and Public Policy Commemorates 1996 Telecommunications Act

To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 1996 Telecommunications Act, the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy hosted an informal discussion...

The "Four Fathers" of Casual Dining

With a focus on healthier dining options, D.C. has become the new breeding ground for the next generation of tastemakers. With the likes of Nando’s Peri-Peri, Cava, Taylor Gourmet, and now...

Chris Rider
Research Finds Diversity Challenges in Hiring NFL Head Coaches

White assistant coaches are twice as likely to be promoted to a coordinator position than minority coaches, according to new research led by Chris Rider, assistant professor of strategy at...

Hundreds Gather for Inaugural Africa Business Conference

More than 300 students and business leaders came together at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business on Saturday, Feb. 6, for “Africa Rising: Business in Action." The day-...

Students Connect with Startups at Career Fair

Georgetown students had the opportunity to learn about life in the entrepreneurial ecosystem and to meet with nearly two dozen startups and high growth companies at the first Startup Career Fair,...

MBA Students Travel to California For Annual CalTrek Event

Every January, MBA students have the opportunity to escape chilly East Coast temperatures and travel west to California. This year, 35 Full-time and Evening Program MBA students participated in...

Ambassador of Panama Visits with Global Business Fellows Program Students

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