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Daniel Gallagher, commissioner of the SEC, listens to a question during the Financial Markets Quality Conference at Georgetown on Sept. 16, 2014.
Experts and Industry Leaders Gathered at Financial Markets Quality Conference

Nearly 150 people from across the financial sector converged at Georgetown’s Financial Markets Quality Conference on Tuesday, Sept. 19, to discuss the current state of the financial markets and to...

Bill Clinton, Paul Almeida, Michael O'Leary, George W. Bush
Georgetown Professors Design and Teach Leadership with Four U.S. Presidential Centers

Two Georgetown McDonough professors, Paul Almeida and Michael O’Leary, will collaborate with four presidential centers to design and facilitate the curriculum for the Presidential Leadership...

John Doerr
John Doerr, Early Backer of Google, Amazon.com to Speak

Venture Capitalist to Deliver Remarks at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business as Part of Stanton Distinguished Leaders Series

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Chic Geeks Overhaul Runway Shopping at New York Fashion Week
Marlene Morris Towns, a marketing professor at Georgetown University who specializes in retail, said she expects higher-end clients who may not have had access to stores carrying exclusive...
Studying Business Abroad: The International Option
Graduate business students can turn to the Financial Times’ Global MBA rankings, but no such thing exists for undergraduate business programs, said Norean Sharpe, the senior associate dean for...
SEC's Gallagher Calls for Reforms in Fixed Income Markets
In prepared remarks for a market structure conference at Georgetown University, Securities and Exchange Commission Republican member Daniel Gallagher said he is concerned by "a troubling...
FCC Considers Tougher net Neutrality rules for Wireless
Larry Downes, senior industry and innovation fellow at the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy, comments on net neutrality rules in this segment on Bloomberg TV.
Stanley Nollen
Britain Might Learn from Split of Czechoslovakia
In this interview with CCTV America Stanley Nollen, a professor at Georgetown McDonough who worked in Prague in 1993, compares that year’s dissolution of Czechoslovakia with the potential departure...
Could Ditching ‘Redskins’ Take Heat off the NFL?
Ronald Goodstein, a professor of marketing at Georgetown University, said that it would cost between $15 million and $20 million to do everything that a name change for the Washington Redskins would...
Jason Brennan
Let 16-Year-Olds Vote
An op-ed by Jason Brennan, assistant professor of ethics: Scotland decided to trust its 16-year-olds to vote in the biggest question in its history when the country headed to the polls this week for...
1776 Announces New Academic Partnership with Georgetown
D.C. startup incubator and venture fund 1776 added to its impressive lineup of academic partners Friday with the announcement of a new partnership with Georgetown University. Working with the...
William Novelli
The IT Keys to Aging in Place
An op-ed by Bill Novelli, a distinguished professor of the practice at Georgetown McDonough, and Brent Shafer, CEO of Philips North America: Technology is an important way to help meet this strong...
Reena Aggarwal
Alibaba Stock Soars in Jubilant Trading Debut
“The business model is really interesting. It’s not just an eBay, it’s not an Amazon, it’s not a Paypal. It’s all of that and much more,” said Reena Aggarwal a professor at Georgetown.
The Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative held its summer showcase at 1776 in July 2014.
1776 and Georgetown University Announce Partnership

Washington, D.C. – 1776, a startup incubator and venture fund in downtown Washington, D.C., and Georgetown University announced that they...

Sunita Sah
Morning Person, or Night Owl? It Matters
“We know that ethical decisions are taxing,” says Sunita Sah, a professor of business ethics at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. “We have limited cognitive resources and...
Douglas McCabe
That Extra Chair in Your Home Office? Rent It Out
Before you consider working from home at all, make sure your manager fully supports the idea, and isn't just giving it lip service, says Douglas McCabe, a professor of management at Georgetown...

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