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Building Classroom Communities with Google+
Building Classroom Communities with Google+
How can you transform a classroom full of students into a community of learners? Betsy Page Sigman, a distinguished teaching professor in the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University in...
SEC Favors Pilot Program To Vary Tick Size For Small Stocks
SEC Favors Pilot Program To Vary Tick Size For Small Stocks
James J. Angel, a finance professor at Georgetown University, said a well-designed pilot program should last at least five years in order to provide meaningful data about the impact of varying tick...
As SEC OKs Facebook Plan, USB Objects
As SEC OKs Facebook plan, UBS objects
As SEC OKs Facebook plan, UBS objects
“It’s a situation where nobody is really happy at the end of the day,” said Georgetown University Professor James Angel. “It’s a bad situation with plenty of losses all around.”
Samsung Tests Whether Three Heads Are Better than One
Samsung Tests Whether Three Heads Are Better than One
A guest blog post by David Heenan: The announcement last week that the Samsung Electronics is elevating two executives, Boo-Keun Yoon and J. K. Shin, to the CEO role was met with interest in...
Commentary: Are we more uncivil in Washington these days? What are the costs?
Commentary: Are we more uncivil in Washington these days? What are the costs?
Christine Porath, Ph.D., is an associate professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and co-author of “The Cost of Bad Behavior.”
Bitcoin bubble grows and grows
Bitcoin bubble grows and grows
Jim Angel, professor at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University, is skeptical of Bitcoin’s long-term viability. “Governments don’t like competition in the currency business and if...
Nasdaq Sets Second Quarter Launch for ETF Market Maker Incentives
Nasdaq Sets Second Quarter Launch for ETF Market Maker Incentives
“However, there are other ways to provide those incentives,’’ said James J. Angel, capital markets professor at Georgetown University, in a comment on the Nasdaq plan to the SEC. “Permitting issuers...
When it comes to diversity, white male managers not doing so hot
When it comes to diversity, white male managers not doing so hot
The survey also allows the companies to use numbers where there were previously only anecdotes. “Having that empirical evidence is an eye-opener,” said David Thomas, dean of Georgetown University’s...
Listen: Talented Leaders and Diplomats
Listen: Talented Leaders and Diplomats
Another strategy adopted by some schools is to establish partnerships with other institutions recognized by sustained work in the field of international relations. Such is the case of ESADE and...
Money Funds, Waiting for the Fog to Lift
Money Funds, Waiting for the Fog to Lift
“There is a huge overhang of uncertainty for the industry right now,” said James J. Angel, a finance professor at Georgetown who has researched the money-fund issue. “Eventually, the S.E.C. is going...
Jitters as flash-crash response rules take effect
Jitters as flash-crash response rules take effect
Georgetown University Prof. James Angel, who specializes in the structure and regulation of the financial markets, said the new system is better than the previous one, because it would prevent the...
Money Market Fundsters Play the Waiting Game
Money Market Fundsters Play the Waiting Game
“There is a huge overhang of uncertainty for the industry right now,” said James J. Angel, a finance professor at Georgetown who has researched the money-fund issue, to reporter Diana B. Henriques.
Stripping Dimon Of Chairman Role Is Overkill, A Bad Move For JPM
Stripping Dimon Of Chairman Role Is Overkill, A Bad Move For JPM
“It’s less popular to take the chairman role away from someone once they’re already holding it” says Jason D. Schloetzer, assistant professor of accounting at the McDonough School of Business,...
Georgetown Business School Grad Salaries Rank High
Georgetown business school grad salaries rank high
Georgetown business school grad salaries rank high
Georgetown University's school of business is the only Washington-area university to make NerdWallet Inc.'s list of schools with the best-paid graduates.
Best Undergraduate Business Schools for Finance
Best Undergraduate Business Schools for Finance
Best Undergraduate Business Schools for Finance
Georgetown McDonough was ranked #1 on the list.
B-School Accrediting Body Retools Standard
B-School Accrediting Body Retools Standard
"The presence of accreditation doesn't differentiate you [as an elite school], but the absence of it does cause more noise and questions," says David Thomas, dean at Georgetown...

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