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The Most Innovative Companies of 2017 by Sector
The Most Innovative Companies of 2017 by Sector
Two companies, Sweetgreen and Social Tables, which were founded by Georgetown McDonough alumni were listed on The Most Innovative Companies of 2017 by Sector.
Meet the Georgetown Startup for Professional Gamers... And Their Parents?
Meet the Georgetown Startup for Professional Gamers... And Their Parents?
When Emre Ruhi and Dan Tasch started Microcoaching in March, they were worried that investors wouldn't immediately understand the idea, that they would toss it aside and ignore it.
Falling Unemployment Leads to Rising Wages, Right? Not So Fast.
Falling Unemployment Leads to Rising Wages, Right? Not So Fast.
An op-ed by Marcia Miceli, professor of management at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business: “The unemployment rate remains below 5 percent in the United States. Will pay rates...
Larry Downes
Apple vs. FBI One Year Later: Still Stuck in Limbo
Apple vs. FBI One Year Later: Still Stuck in Limbo
"The consensus among security and privacy and legal experts was that was a terrible idea," said Larry Downes, project director for the Center for Business and Public Policy at Georgetown...
Fed Poised for 3 Rate Hikes in 2017 Following Yellen's Capitol Hill Visit
Fed Poised for 3 Rate Hikes in 2017 Following Yellen's Capitol Hill Visit
An op-ed by Sumit Agarwal is the William G. Droms Term Professor of Finance: “Since Janet Yellen became chair of the Federal Reserve, there have been significant improvements in the key macroeconomic...
Ricardo Ernst
Mexico: Cars and the Trump Effect
Mexico: Cars and the Trump Effect
“With cheap labor and trade deals with 44 countries, is that enough to counteract the Trump effect on the auto industry? We discussed it with Ricardo Ernst.”
How Close to Trump Is Too Close for Boeing?
How Close to Trump Is Too Close for Boeing?
The call, made via speakerphone in Trump’s New York office, appeared to catch Muilenburg off-guard. Yet the unusual situation, raising questions of the integrity of the government bidding process,...
Nice Startups Finish First, New Study Finds
Nice Startups Finish First, New Study Finds
“When people evaluate others, they tend to like highly moral people even if they’re less competent,” according to Rebecca Hamilton, the Michael G. and Robin Psaros chair in business administration...
A Simple, Just Fix to Voter Fraud: Take Fingerprints
A Simple, Just Fix to Voter Fraud: Take Fingerprints
An op-ed by James Angel, associate professor of finance: “The specter of voter fraud hangs over our electoral process and undermines the legitimacy of our elected leaders. Partisans on one side see...
Students Launch Mentorship Initiative for MBAs and Undergraduates
Students Launch Mentorship Initiative for MBAs and Undergraduates

Georgetown McDonough students Elida Ruiz (MBA ’18) and Tiffany Huang (MBA ’18) have launched “Learn More from Current MSB Students and Mentorship Initiative,” a program that will connect MBA...

Discussion: Approaches to U.S. Trade Policy and Their Impacts on Business, Consumers, and Trading Systems
Discussion: Approaches to U.S. Trade Policy and Their Impacts on Business, Consumers, and Trading Systems

DISCUSSION: APPROACHES TO U.S. TRADE POLICY AND THEIR IMPACTS ON BUSINESS, CONSUMERS, AND TRADING SYSTEMS

Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy to...

michael czinkota
Professor Publishes Book of Commentary on International Business and Policy
Professor Publishes Book of Commentary on International Business and Policy

Understanding all of the issues, thoughts, and arguments about world trade, globalization, and imbalanced distribution of incomes can be challenging, especially for policymakers and business...

Georgetown’s Venture Capital Investment Competition Team Advances to Global Finals
Georgetown’s Venture Capital Investment Competition Team Advances to Global Finals

On Friday, Feb. 10, Georgetown’s Venture Capital Investment Competition team won the South Region VCIC in Houston, Texas, advancing them to the competition’s Global Finals in April. The team,...

MBAs Adopt a D.C. Public School
MBAs Adopt a D.C. Public School

In September, a group of Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business MBA students launched a partnership with DC Public School’s (DSPS) Adopt-a-School Program. Kelly Bies (MBA ’18)...

Reena Aggarwal
Reena Aggarwal Appointed ECGI Research Member
Reena Aggarwal Appointed ECGI Research Member

Reena Aggarwal, Robert E. McDonough Professor of Business Administration and professor of finance, director of the Georgetown Center for Financial Markets and Policy, and vice provost for faculty...

James J. Angel
Trump Remains Antagonistic to Fed as Central Bank Convenes for Meeting
Trump Remains Antagonistic to Fed as Central Bank Convenes for Meeting
A broadcast television interview with James Angel, finance professor: The Federal Reserve met for the first under Donald Trump's presidency. His criticisms of its work have raised fears about...

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